CosMaVe is a consortium to promote the activity of the Versilia marble industry and it is composed of 55 companies.
The consortium includes industrial groups which are world leaders in the making of urge and prestigious projects, small and medium size firms specialized in the excavation of marble and in its processing together with granite, artisan workshops which create artistic works and sculptures.
CosMaVe was founded in 1982 with the aim of solving the problem of the waste disposal of the marble and granite workings. Nowadays, the task is more likely to create strong binds and synergies among associates, with the goal of improving competition in both the domestic and international markets.
CosMaVe intends to promote the added value existing in the products of the associated companies, trying to unite the contents of centuries-old knowledge and expertise in stone work, thus satisfying the needs of a market more and more demanding and inconstant. The stone worked in the Apuan-Versilia district can be seen in many of the most important constructions and works-of art in the world, indicating tradition and prestige well-settled in time; prestige which comes from following strict quality standards, the use of the most advanced technologies and from a deep-rooted marble culture.