Orosei lies on the east coast of Sardinia, amid an extremely beautiful landscape. Today it has achieved a remarkable position both on the home and foreign market thanks to the marble extracting industry, which constitutes a conspicuous resource. Following the higher and higher specialisation of skilled workers and the updating of machinery and technology, the production of finished and semi-finished products has also developed next to the extracting activity. Orosei Marble is renowned all over the world. It possesses features of the most high quality that make it a resistent and versatile product suitable for a wide variety of uses, at its best with inside and outside facings and in great demand for decorations and the realization of works of art.
The "transversal vein" Orosei Marble
Thanks to the compactness of the material used, Marmi Orosei s.a.s. have been able to plan their working activity so as to obtain 65% of the product with diagonal veins on it (this product is also known as "a macchia aperta") and consequently have been able to meet the higher and higher demand from the market. This material is highly estimated and lends itself to the realization of architectural works of peculiar value.
Orosei Marble has the following general features:
Varieties of marble
Orosei Marble gives origin to several types of product according to the
With relation to veins we can have the following varieties:
In addition, each variety can take on a threefold colouring:
Main Technical Features