In business for more then 30 years, Granite DRC is specialized in the extraction and transformation of dimensional natural stone for the North American market.
The continued investment of our equipment and our ongoing research and development program have contributed to our expansion.
Granite DRC has been able to renew itself and gain a unique position in the market, thanks in large part to the strong interest we place in our employees, the values that represent it, and the behaviours and strategies that result from it.
In fact, the pleasure of working is the engine of our development.
The mission results from the subtle association between the company’s mission, the values that represent it and the behaviors and strategies that flow from it.
As such, it serves as a guideline for the organization’s decision-making and provides a common goal that all employees adhere to and commit to.
Granite DRC’s mission is to be the North American reference for the granite industry and a partner of its customers and community.
Service and quality Convention
A dynamic and proactive customer service.
A 48 hours response to your price requests.
A rigorous quality control performed after each production.
1989 . Daniel Cauchon and René Carrier started Granite DRC in Rivière-à-Pierre. The company activities mainly focused on granite extraction.
1996 . Opening of a double primary sawing unit and start of the granite processing activity.
2001 . Acquisition of a Caledonia quarry in Rivière-à-Pierre, Quebec, and a $1.3 millions investment in a secondary sawmill unit. A wide selection of finished products are now produced for the Quebec area and exportation.
Multiplication de la fabrication de produits finis pour le Québec et à l’export.
2006 . A new investor joins the founders to establish Granite DRC’s financial structure and take charge of administration and marketing.
2008-2013 . Continuation of the development strategy through the expansion of the finishing unit and the acquisition of numerical controlled equipment, an $1.5M in investments for : Profiling machine to produce counters and to engrave, 5 axis saw and a tower to realize complex architectural stones project.
2013 . Acquisition of the Salt & Pepper quarry in Stanstead, Qc nearby the american border.
2016 . Construction of a new factory in Stanstead, Qc, dedicated to the manufacture of standard hardscaping products.
2018 . Acquisition of Granite Center Beebe in Stanstead, Qc to complete the primary and secondary sawing activities.