Orissa Blue Granite is a natural stone originally found in India and quarried in the region of Orissa (Odisha, where it takes its name), from where it is exported to the UK and Europe where it has become popular in applications for kitchen worktop, bathrooms and flooring.
Orissa Blue Granite is a natural stone originally found in India and quarried in the region of Orissa (Odisha, where it takes its name), from where it is exported to the UK and Europe.
It presents a delicate mid-blue background, including small sized grains ranging in burgundy-to-purple hues, forming a consistent pattern in a material that offers unparalleled natural beauty and strength to interior and exterior architectural areas alike.
Orissa Blue Granite is an extremely versatile natural granite that is available in different finishes including honed polished, Anticato and bush hammered that enables different looks suiting relevant design environments.
Orissa Blue is suitable for use in kitchens, walls and floorings. It requires little maintenance whilst providing sophisticated looks in both interior and exterior applications that require natural stone that offers a refined appearance with incredible performance characteristics and strength.
Granite is an ideal stone to work with, offering the possibility of having seamless pieces across large surfaces such as kitchen worktops, bar counters, bathrooms, cladding, and islands.
|Type of Application||Architrave and columns, Bar countertops, Bathroom coverings, Bathroom worktops, Bench tops, Countertops, Fireplace surrounds, Floorings, Kitchen worktops, Reception desks, Shower tray, Splashbacks, staircases, Table tops, Vanity tops, Wall cladding, Washbasins, Wet rooms and Saunas|
|Finishes||Bush Hammered, Flamed, Honed, Leather, Polished, Satin, Sawn|
|Average block dimensions||Medium/Large|
|Slab variation rate||Limited|
|Compression tensile strength||2607 kg/cm2|
|Tensile strength after freeze-thaw cycles||1590 kg/cm2|
|Unitary modulus of bending tensile strength||111 kg/cm2|
|Heat expansion rate||n/a|
|Water Absorption Rate||0,002200|
|Mass by unit of volume||2623 kg/m3|
|Compressive Strength||148.0 - 192.0 MPa|
|Flexural Strength||12.0 - 13.9 MPa|
|Water Absorption||0.24 %|