Name of the stone: Warche Shistose Sandstone
Stone type: sandstone
Color: many tones of rusty, gray, and blue
Quarry location: Malméday-Bévercé, Wallonia, Belgium
Description of the stone: due to the high proportion of quartz, the stone is very hard. The shist-like structure allows environmental-friendly quarrying and processing.
Peculiarities of the Stone: the many colors allow beautiful combinations with other stones or building materials like wood, copper, zinc, or steel.
Application: as building stone inside and outside, for gardening and landscaping
Frost resistant: Yes
Company: Founded in 1962 by Jean Nelles and his brothers, the company Nelles Frères SA started in road construction but has since expanded its competencies to many building areas. The know-how and commitment of its employees, as well as the use of new technologies, are guarantee of professionally executed work.
Contact: Nelles Frères SA, Rue Au-dessus des Trous 4, B-4960 Malmedy (Xhoffraix)
Tel: +32 (0)80/33 06 85
Fax: +32 (0)80/33 99 90