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The exclusive Grande Pinnacle award, sponsored by Marmomac, is given to the best project across all categories. Congratulations to PICCO Group, recipient of the 2022 Grande Pinnacle Award for their work on Utopia.

Natural Stone Institute

Jan 28, 2023

PICCO Group receives 2022 Grande Pinnacle Award

Stone World

Sept/Oct 2022

Natural Stone Institute–

Member Spotlight: PICCO

The Cutting Edge

April  2022

Open Discussion:

The State of the Stone Industry

Stone World

Feb 17, 2022

Michael Picco Named 2021 Natural Stone Institute Person of the Year

Natural Stone Institute

Fall 2022

A Monumental Project:

Eisenhower Memorial

Building Stone Magazine

Fall 2022

A Concrete Arguement for Stone:

Old Parkland

Building Stone Magazine

Feb 17, 2022

Eisenhower Memorial:
Stone Consultant Helps Bring Presidential Memorial to Life

Natural Stone Institute


Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial
(Cover Feauture + Winner p. 60)

Dec 22, 2021

50 Hudson Yards’ Façade Installation Wraps Up in Hudson Yards, Manhattan

New York Yimby

Nov 30, 2021

Press Release: Jaume Plensa Utopia, 2021

Richard Gray Gallery

Sep 1, 2021

Big5: Advocating for Natural Stone as a Green Material

E-Magazine by ArchiExpo

Mar/Apr 2021

Why We Use the Natural Stone Institute Testing Lab

The Cutting Edge

Mar 15, 2021

We have to communicate more with green facts about natural stone

Stone Ideas

Feb 22, 2021

Podcast: Installing stone on Eisenhower Memorial Monument

Stone World

Jan 21, 2021

Two Union Square—Best of 2020: Architecture with natural stone

Stone Ideas

Oct 2021

Gusto 501 Restaurant / Partisans

Sep 16, 2020

Frank Gehry's Eisenhower Memorial Finally Set to Open

Jun 29, 2020

Vanderbilt: Masonry Collaboration through Design Assist

Smart Dynamics of Masonry

Jun 25, 2020

Two Union Square high-rise in Seattle: the stone wall shows the elemental forces of nature

Nov 7, 2019

Feature Wall Detail: Tectonic Design at Two Union Square

Architect Magazine

Fall 2019

CNC Technology and Old World craftsmanship shape subterranean stone-clad theatre

Building Stone

Fall 2019

Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills Hotel Recalls Hollywood’s Glamour Days

Building Stone

Sep 19, 2019

Charles Library at Temple University

Arch Daily

Jul 24, 2018

Michael Picco Joins Natural Stone Institute Executive Committee

Stone World

Jun 12, 2018

PICCO: The Vaughan Chamber:
2018 Business Achievement Award

City Life

Mar 20, 2018

Aga Khan: Stone adds a timeless quality to a Toronto landmark

Construction Canada

Dec 13, 2017

Studio Bell: 2017 Engineering a Better Canada Award

Canadian Consulting Engineer

Sep 18, 2017

Aga Khan Park: Carving viability for natural stone in Canada

Construction Canada

Sep 11, 2017

The benefits of natural stone flooring

Construction Canada

Jul 1, 2017

Aga Khan Park:
2016 Pinnacle Award Winners

Stone World

May 2017

PICCO Engineering:
The New Stone Age

Canada Consulting Engineer


Mike Picco—Celebrating the 
Top 150 Alumni, McMaster University Faculty of Engineering

The MacEngineer

Jul 1, 2016

CMHR & Ark of Return:
2015 Pinnacle Award Winners

Stone World

Spring 2016

Canadian Museum for Human Rights: Humanity Portrayed Through Stone

Building Stone

Nov 24, 2015

MIA Welcomes new Board Members

Stone World

June 2015

PICCO Engineering globally recognized as specialists in stone

Canadian Business Journal

Aug 1, 2014

Building on Faith: Inside Toronto’s new Aga Khan Museum, designed by the world’s leading architects

Construction Canada

Feb 3, 2014

The Guardians: Hero
One-of-a-Kind fabrication on display in Manhattan

Stone World


Long Island Residence:
2013 MIA Pinnacle Awards

Slippery Rock Gazette

Nov 1, 2012

Barnes Foundation: Jerusalem limestone creates signature stone building

Stone World

Oct 28, 2011

Recreated quarry wall reinvents Montreal Museum

Stone World

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