Basaltite

Exclusive Italian basalt originated from the hardening of lava in the eruption center of Bolsena-Bagnoregio (Italy)

BASALTITE is definied as a "leucotefrite" with the following characteristics:hard and compact with high values of compression breaking load. The stone has a very low water absorbation with a imbibition coefficient of 0,87% and is to be considered a frost resistant material, ideal for internal as well as external uses.

Basaltite has extremely high technical and physical properties which allow the material to have a natural slip resistance.

The blocks are quarried from banks with the use of diamond wire whit dimensions up to 320x180 / 200 cm.

The production consists of slabs , paving , flooring , treads and risers as well as tiles in 1 cm. Strength (calibrated to 0.8 cm.) with a maximum size of 200/220x60 cm.

Basaltite can be delivered with following surface finishings:

  • sawn
  • honed
  • polished
  • filled and honed
  • filled and polished
  • bushhammered
  • brushed
  • sandblasted
  • waterjet finished (different possibilities)
Used in the folllowing projects:
Museum Mauritshuis Den Haag ASR insurance Utrecht

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BASALTITE - bush-hammeredBASALTITE-bush-hammered.jpg
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BASALTITE - sawnBASALTITE-sawn.jpg
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BASALTITE - filled + honedBASALTITE-filled-honed.jpg
BASALTITE - bush-hammeredBASALTITE-bush-hammered.jpg
BASALTITE - filled + polishedBASALTITE-filled-polished.jpg

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+31 (0) 70 385 07 66
+31 (0) 6 50 26 53 81

Schmidt Natural Stone Broker
Binckhorstlaan 36-M537
2516 BE Den Haag
Netherlands


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