"MINERALSERVICE is composed of a group of people who are fond of
MINERALSERVICE was created to let people know the Alto Novarese territory
(now Verbania Province), which is rich of beautiful and rare minerals,
and to organize some geo-mineralogic trekkings.
Our mission is to guide the rockhounder up to the research places (often
very hard to be located) then to guarantee him the satisfaction of a
But, if he doesn't feel like Indiana Jones, he could visit MINERALSERVICE
private collection and buy specimens from the minerals catalogue.
MINERALSERVICE doesn't stop here.
The mineralogic areas are located in a very beautiful natural landscape
that includes: Lake Maggiore, the Borromeo Islands , the Villa Taranto
Botanical Garden, the Villa Pallavicino Zoo , and mount Mottarone.
What does it mean?
It means that while the rockhounder is guiding up to the research places,
MINERALSERVICE contemporary is able to look after his family, giving
all an unforgettable stay!
Besides MINERALSERVICE offers optional services such as: equipment hire,
mineralogic consulence, insurances, etc...."
via De Vit 17
28838 Stresa (VB)
mobile : 347.3093840
was born in Domodossola (Verbania, Italy) on 03 December 1954.
Since I was young, I have been fond of minerals, at first because of
aesthetic appeal, then because I deeply studied the scientific aspects,
with systematic researches of rare specimens in the region around my
At present I'm collaborating with Museums and Universities in Italy,
such as Milan and Pisa, giving them rare specimens for scientific analysis..
Last year I published an article on Rivista Mineralogica Italiana (1/98).
My research territory is Baveno and Ossola Valley (Verbania, Italy).
In summer I often visit Giglio Island (Grosseto, Italy) where you can
find good tourmaline, apatite, sulphides, quarz and malachite.
In the so called "every day life" I work as Agent of an Insurance
Company and I also know turistic aspects very well because of my parents,
So, putting togheter my experiences, I created MINERALSERVICE, an organisation
able to offer you the best mixture of services for an... unforgettable