The future of architectural stone surfaces - The latest technologically advanced stone surface material globally is the large format porcelain. istone large format porcelain is produced by Spanish frontiers INALCO, which is the first company in the world to have introduced innovative inks technology that allows for the creation of collections with an outstanding high resolution and being sustainable and environmentally friendly.
Providing ultimate flexibility and technical performance for the most demanding uses for interior and exterior surfaces whilst carrying all the benefits of the beauty of natural stone. istone large format porcelain allows clients to replicate the purely natural movement of natural stone while providing excellent technical performance for kitchen benchtops and high use areas such as kitchen islands, splashbacks, bathroom vanities and more.
Customised kitchen benchtops with integrated basins, suspended fireplace surrounds, and free-standing feature walls are just some of the design applications Granite Workshop have created for a wide range of architects, designers and property developers.
Discover Granite Workshop – where every stone tells a story of unmatched quality. With an exceptional blend of master craftsmanship and innovation, national award-winning construction expertise, and a value-added service that saves you time and budget, Granite Workshop is your trusted partner in bespoke stone design.
We offer the finest collection of natural stones, engineered stones and large-format porcelain slabs to meet every project brief. Our expansive gallery is designed with nature and crafted by us, offering a seamless, end-to-end service. Whether you’re looking for timeless and classic or modern and unique, we bring you the perfect blend of imported excellence with local sourcing from our trusted partnerships.
We have a team of stone specialists who carry over 140 years of combined industry expertise, and leading the team with a hands-on approach in every aspect is company owner Mark Hopwood, who has been CEO of some of New Zealand's most prominent manufacturing and construction companies and the delivery of thousands of successful projects.
Granite Workshop speaks precision, quality, innovation, and high service – and with our promise to exceed client expectations, you can trust us to breathe life into your living spaces. From Auckland to Queenstown, we are known for our unparalleled stone designs in luxury homes, renowned hotels, elite golf resorts, commercial spaces and even super yachts.