Natural stone, is found in nature into large blocks extracted from mines of Alicante. In our factory, we cut slabs or tiles to the required length, tiles with different sizes, slabs with thickness two and three centimeters and size depends the blocks size. Stone that supports all types of finished, polished, honed or unpolished.
This Natural stone is one of the younger commercial in the market and the first important work in which it was used, was the Supreme Court of Washington in 1932, was built by architec Cass Gilbert. Today Cream Marfil is the largest global production, It´s the best cream stone, internationally recognized, because its color richness, excellent polish, its excellent physical qualities and impact resistance combined with low water absorption coefficient.
SPAIN’S MARBLES by IGME (Instituto Geológico y Minero de España)
Mineral Composition: Calcite, fossil remains. Dolomite, Opaques.
Microscopic Description: Rock formed by fossil remains, off and on filling of micrite, with a sparitic matrix.
Volumetric weight: 2,70 grs/cm3
Coefficient of absorption: 0,16%
Compression strength: 683 kg/cm2
Flexure strength: 94 kg/cm2
C.Strength After Freezing Test : 691 kg/cm2
Friction wear resistance: 5,2 mm
Impact strength: 37,5 cm
Knoop microhardness: 181 kg/mm2