Granite DRC began with the operation of its Caledonia Granite Quarry, the canadian granit reference. Our quarries give us the opportunity to control the quality of our granite material as well as its supply.
All our quarries possess these unique qualities :
- Color homogeneity.
- Large size grade 1. quality blocs.
- Guaranteed supply for over 100 years.
- Color vein continuance.
- Large production capacity for major projects.
- Advanced extraction technology with diamond cable.
- Limited use of explosive to limit micro-cracks.
Caledonia Granite Quarry
Située à Rivière-à-Pierre dans le centre du Québec, plus de 6 500 m2 de granite est extrait annuellement. Il s’agit de la carrière produisant le plus gros volume de granite au Canada.
Salt & Pepper Granite Quarry
This quarry is located just a few kilometers from the town of Stanstead in the Eastern Township, near the US border. It produces a light gray granite much used for hardscaping in New England and for bases of funerary monuments.
Boca Green Granite Quarry
In Rivière-à-Pierre, Central Quebec area.
The Boca quarry, close to Caledonia’s quarry, has a vein reflecting the color of the surrounding forest.
Green Sandstone Quarry
Located in Cacouna, Bas-St-Laurent area. The extraction is done by diamond wire, without any explosive to avoid all micro-cracks. This stone has the same characteristics as those used in most historic buildings in Quebec City.
Rivière-à-Pierre, Central Quebec area
Thanks to our facilities and in order to meet the growing market demand, Granite DRC effectively multiplies the manufacturing of finished products for both Quebec and export. Our expertise and our equipment allow us to realize a complex and large-scale project, tailored to your specifications, with the stone of your choice.
Granite DRC invests continuously in its equipment because we aim for high quality production to meet the needs of an ever more demanding clientele.
We have the following equipment:
- Double primary sawing unit.
- Secondary sawing unit.
- Finishing unit and numerically controlled equipment.
- Profiling machine to produce counters, emboss, carve and engrave.
- 5-axis saw and a tower to realize complex architectural stones projects.
Our state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment gives us significant polishing capabilities and versatile finishes and we meet the highest standards of the industry.
Stanstead, Eastern Township, Qc
Our new Stanstead plant, located near the US border, is entirely dedicated to the manufacture of standard landscaping products.
This fully automated plant has unique efficiency in terms of productivity and cutting accuracy while allowing us to meet the growing market demand.