Bianco Carrara Venato marble is an opaque white background natural stone with delicate grey veining quarried in the region of Carrara, Provincia di Massa Carrara, Toscana in Italy and one of the most popular types in kitchens, bathrooms and interior areas.
Bianco Carrara Venato marble is suitable for both indoors and outdoors applications including worktops, vanity tops, reception desks, wall cladding, swimming pools, coping and monuments. It is not only a great material to work with but it also has a timeless appeal, feature which has made Bianco Carrara Venato, also known as Bianco Carrara Gioia, one of the most popular varieties worldwide. The Extra variety comes in sheets with a lighter white background than the standard material, both look amazing and choice is based on individual taste.
The production facilities for the Carrara materials is located near the Apuane Alps and stone is extracted and then imported to the UK and London.
Standard slab dimensions vary in between 2800x1500mm to 3050x1950mm approximately, covering a surface of 5.5 square meters on average. Thicknesses are mostly stocked in 20mm and 30mm which are enough to allow for endless type of designs and applications although thicknesses of 40mm, 60mm and other formats can be ordered specifically.
Bianco Carrara Venato marble will make a fantastic addition to any interior decoration and style design whether modern, classic, rustic or contemporary; this is a natural stone that will bring a special touch in every room.
|Compressive Strength:||127.0 MPa|
|Flexural Strength:||19.8 MPa|
|Massa Unit Volume:||2710 kg/m3|
|Breaking Load Compression Simple:||127 MPa|
|Compression breaking load after freezing:||125 MPa|
|Tangent elastic modulus:||62,400 MPa|
|Tensile Strength through indirect Flex:||19.8 MPa|
|Its coefficient of Abrasion (referred to Granite St. Fedelino):||0.63|
|Impact resistance: minimum fall height:||75 cm|
|Linear thermal expansion coefficient of||3.7 x 10-5 0C-1|
|Knoop microhardness:||1285 MPa|
|Index unevenness of hardness:||1.26|