AZUL – Blue-gray ornamental limestone varieties from Portugal


There are several current varieties of grayish/blue limestone, all from the same general region of Portugal: the Mira de Aire and Candeeiros Range in the West of Portugal (the Azul Cascais limestone reserves nearby Lisbon are virtually depleted or inaccessible due to urban sprawl). Those varieties are: Vidraço Ataíja Azul: Very hard compact limestone, finely … Continue reading AZUL – Blue-gray ornamental limestone varieties from Portugal

A new beautiful fossiliferous limestone from Portugal


NEW TO THE MARKET LIMESTONE While looking for bluish-gray (or grayish-blue) limestone – a request from a potential client, we were shown a new variety of fossiliferous ornamental limestone. It’s a beautiful stone, its mining just starting. Additional photos of in the rough and sawn exposed outcrops and polished sample slabs of this new variety … Continue reading A new beautiful fossiliferous limestone from Portugal