The companyTerreni & Coa srl of Bresciana Marmi Graniti spa group, extracts from its own quarries situated in the Botticino marble area, east of Brescia, North of Italy, precisely in the territories of Botticino, Nuvolera and Gavardo. All the quarries belong to the “open-pit” kind of quarry.
The materials extracted are the followings:
Terreni&Coa marble quarry of Botticino Classico, in the town of Botticino (Brescia), is an important open-pit marble field: the caring in the planning and the advanced technologies allowed to reach high results in the making of rough blocks, improving the production in quantity and, especially, in quality. Diamond wire, saw chain and powerful excavators are effective instruments for the development of the extractive works, always groundbreaking and caring about the environmental and security laws. Dalla cava viene estratto il Marmo di Botticino Botticino Classico is guaranteed and advertised by the Origin Mark
registered in 2005, born with the purpose of valuing the exclusive quality of one of the most exquisite and precious marble in the world. Botticino Classico has always been known and loved and, with its different chromatic variety and its gold veining in an ivory background, it is a very elegant marble. Botticino Classico is strong and compact and it is used in architecture since Roman Times. It always is cherished and appreciated in the modern projects for its excellent features, both esthetic and physical: it is used in every kind of architectonic projects, outdoor and indoor, and in the ornamental and sculptural area.
Terreni&Coa marble quarry of Botticino, in the town of Nuvolera (Brescia), is an open-pit quarry, typical feature of the area, where the levels of the quarry are processed with advanced technological tools. The procedures inside the quarry use advanced technologies and equipment, pursuing the increasing quality and quantity of the production, always following security laws for the workers.
Botticino is quarried in its different qualities from this quarry: Botticino Normale, Botticino Light and Fiorito, with a wide range of colours, from beige/ivory with or without veining, to white with “snowflakes”. This chromatic variety, along with the remarkable physic-mechanic features, makes Botticino a fine and exquisite material, for outdoor and indoor projects, able to satisfy the demand of an expanding global market.
Terreni&Coa marble quarry of Breccia Aurora S.Carlo, in the town of Gavardo (Brescia): it is a high value marble quarry because of the precious material that is quarried, internationally known for many years. This is an open-pit quarry, typical feature of the area, which uses squared facade perfectly made by diamond wire and saw chain, because the quarry does not have natural benches, but a whole structure. Breccia Aurora stands out from other natural stones because of its typical chromatic shades, which create colour effects and unique designs, particularly suitable for Book-Matching flooring.
Breccia Aurora has an ivory background with spots, veining and shades, that blend from orange, to red-brown, blue-grey or yellow-green. Breccia Aurora Laredo Medio and Laredo Chiaro features with a light beige/ivory background with softer spots and veining. Breccia Aurora is a suitable material for all kind of processing techniques: polishing and buffing, which point out the shades and the veining of the material. It is used in both indoor and outdoor architecture: flooring, cladding, stairs, kitchens and, for its chromatic variety, in decorative and sculptor art as well.