Il marmo di Carrara un ponte culturale che scavalca confini e travalica gli oceani. Dai tempi più antichi del mondo romano all’era della globalizzazione la materia marmo è sinonimo di eccellenza, bellezza e unicità.
On the boat, where everything is designed for the maximum comfort of guests and for a top sailing experience, the excellence characterising our Made in Italy is increasingly the master, becoming the protagonist of these exclusive moments of freedom and pure contact with nature.
Franchi Umberto Marmi wins the “Best Managed Companies” award, Deloitte Private's acknowledgment for the Italian entrepreneurial excellencies distinguished for their strategy, innovation, and ESG corporate culture.
Daan Zuijderwijk (1974) and Maaike Vergouwe (1978) have been traveling through Europe in their self-built house on wheels for over four years now, together with their three young daughters Fenna, Alba and Isolde.
What is the essence of Carrara marble? A millennia-long history, the genius of the artists, the excellence of the great architecture, the skill of the best craftsmen and the authenticity of being natural and sustainable.
The sustainable use of the raw material marble is a central goal for Franchi Umberto Marmi that is also concretely measurable in the perspective of a transparent business model in every stage of the process.
Even though today it seems incredible, there was a time when the marble of Carrara was carried down from the mountain on a steep iron path used by locomotives and carriages of the Private Marble Railway of Carrara.