Bogatyrskoye quarry, Murmansk Region, Russia

Bogatyrsky granite

Features a gentle shade with a distinct spotted pattern, is especially valued in landscaping, is used in paving as well as in interior and exterior decoration of buildings and sites.

  • Texture: Medium-coarse-grained rock
  • Colour: Restrained “northern” palette of pinkish-gray shades with inclusions from brown to dark green and black
  • Thickness: 2,65 g/cm3
  • Compressive strength: 150 MPa
  • Water absorption: 0,1 %
  • Frost resistance: 100 F
  • Abrasion: 0,17 g/cm2
  • Radioactivity: class 1