New in our Stone Finder: KYKNOS WHITE and KYKNOS VEINS, two varieties of the same marble with white background, quarried in the Drama region near Thessaloniki, by Greek company Nordia Marbles

Kyknos White.

Name of the stone: Kyknos white and Kyknos veins

Stone type: dolomitic marble

Color: white

Quarry location: Kyknos in the Drama region near Thessaloniki, Greece, close to the Greek border

Kyknos Veins.

Description of the stone: The Kyknos marbles are characterized by a deep white. The variety Kyknos Veins has decorative gray stripes that allow bookmatch patterns in various styles.

Peculiarities of the stone: Dolomitic marbles stand out from their Calcitic family members due to their high proportion of dolomite mineral named after an area in the Alps. The mineral is responsible for the strong acid resistance and the unique shimmer of the stone.

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ΕΝ 12670: Natural stone – Terminology
EN 12440: Natural stone – Denomination criteria
ΕΝ 1467: Natural stone – Rough blocks – Requirements
ΕΝ 1468: Natural stone – Rough slabs – Requirements
ΕΝ 1469: Natural stone products – Slabs for cladding – Requirements
EN 12058: Natural stone products – Slabs for floors and stairs – Requirements
EN 12057: Natural stone products – Modular tiles – Requirements
EN 12059: Natural stone products – Dimensional stone work – Requirements
EN 1341: Slabs of natural stone for external paving
EN 1342: Setts of natural stone for external paving
EN 1343: Kerbs of natural stone for external paving

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Company: Nordia Marbles is the continuation of Shistiria Marmaron Athinon S.A. founded in 1960 in Athens. Over decades, it has been proved on the Greek and international markets its unique knowledge and expertise in the building materials sector. “We focus on three key pillars: industrial specialization, people and the environment,“ as said in the mission statement on the webpage, “our main concern is that our products are friendly to both people and the environment.“ Today, it is part of the Nordia group.

Contact: Drama | Factory & Warehouse, Terma Efxinou Pontou | PC 66 100 | Drama | Greece
Tel. (+30) 25210 63 320
Fax (+30) 25210 38 383

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