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Automotive Monday Minoli have been working with the automotive industry for many decades initially providing Terrazzo floors for showrooms and workshops and then from the early 1960’s – tile. Car showrooms have always been forward looking with technological progress in the specification of the showroom tiles and especially so with the workshops. Looking back, from the… Read More

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2017 – September 14th!

Automotive Monday Three years ago today on a beautiful September evening Minoli welcomed Max Girardo to the George Street Showroom. Much like today, three years ago, London was bathed in sunshine that lasted long into the evening. Our guests enjoyed an informative and memorable talk by Max and were able to speak with him and his… Read More

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Porcelain Wood for showrooms

Automotive Monday For many years Minoli supplied ceramic and porcelain tiles to car showrooms and before that there was Terrazzo. Where the designers or clients looked to have a wood floor alongside the tiled area, which was often for the reception or coffee/hospitality areas, then a natural wood flooring was installed. With the very heavy use… Read More

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Automotive Monday – How cool is this…

Aston Martin Works Service There is heritage and then there is doing Heritage properly –  just look at this fantastic historically correct – and fully functioning fuel station located within the grounds of Aston Martin Works Service. Jonathon Minoli “I took this picture a few years ago whilst I was on site with Aston Martin… Read More

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Aston Martin Works Service

Heritage Service The Aston Martin Heritage Service centre is based within the buildings that original housed the Aston Martin production lines, in Newport Pagnell. Much like Maranello in Italy is the home to Ferrari, Newport Pagnell is the spiritual home to Aston Martin. Production of Aston Martin cars was relocated from the Newport Pagnell site… Read More

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Workshops

Automotive Monday Minoli have supplied automotive workshops long before we were incorporated (1960) or even working with Italian tile – the business was established working with Terrazzo, which was used extensively in showrooms and workshops, especially for the higher end brands. The Minoli workshop series of Italian Porcelain tiles is utilised extensively by leading brands,… Read More

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Automotive – Minoli

Minoli – Based in Oxfordshire the heart of the British motor industry and home to Formula 1 – it is no wonder that we have extensive experience with the Automotive industry. This last weekend at Silverstone, just a few miles from Minoli head office on Oxford the 70th anniversary Grand Prix took place. This reminded… Read More

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Volvo & Minoli

Automotive Monday Minoli have worked with Volvo for well over 10 years as supplier for showrooms and workshops throughout the UK. The original dealership development program involved a 45/45 light stone effect porcelain tile from the Minoli Format Series and a porcelain “wood plank” from the DGA series. A complete new dealership identity program was… Read More

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Volvo Head Office UK

Automotive Monday This week on Automotive Monday we are looking at a very special project – the full renovation of the Volvo Head office in Berkshire. Some years ago the Volvo head office moved from its historic home in Marlow to a new facility in Maidenhead, remaining within the same area of Berkshire for the… Read More

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The Wave

Automotive Monday The Wave – Toyota in Abu Dhabi UAE The project specified in London, with the architectural team from Greenspace (www.thegreenspace.com) visiting Minoli London in Marylebone to select the tile for the project was the first of a series of new Toyota showroom concepts. The range selected was the Minoli Iconic, predominantly in 1200/1200,… Read More

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Kia & Minoli

Automotive Monday Minoli have been working with Kia for well over twenty years, supplying tiles for showrooms and workshop almost from the moment the brand launched into the UK. Kia have made tremendous investments in to the UK marketplace building a brand based on reliability and technology. This is reflected in the showrooms and workshop… Read More

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Jeep & Minoli

Automotive Monday This week we are looking at the relationship between Jeep and Minoli. Minoli have worked with Jeep since the brand was reintroduced to the UK in the very late 1980’s to the early 1990’s by the Inchcape group. One of the very first of the ‘new’ Jeep dealerships was to be in Oxford (Jewson… Read More

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