Ruoms is a sedimentary limestone and its constitution was spread over the last 150 million years. At certain times of sedimentation appeared small shells that have fossilized. This gave parts of blocks more or less shelly. The uniform background color is dark grey with more or black fossils.
It could appears whitish crystal veins or also black and thin ones. Ruoms is cut with bed.
It is a hard limestone. Usual slab sizes are 200-250 cm x 125-135cm .
Quarry capacity allows to supply projects of 2000-3000M2.
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Ruoms is suitable for quite large projects.
Its uses are many and varied. Ruoms is a hard and frost resistant limestone. We can use it outdoors despite the freeze; given its hardness can also be used in street (sidewalk and rolling paths) but also as residential terrace or pool floor; a flamed or a bushamered finish can make this stone anti-slip .
It can also façade veneer. Interior or exterior.
Indoor, of course, its utilization are numerous: in heavy traffic for paving in buildings receiving public, but also in building lobbies; staircases; kitchen or bathroom : worktop because of its low porosity
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