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about maljat

world exclusive


limestone quarry

The only Maljat stone quarry in the world is owned by company maljat stone a.d.

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Maljat is a kind of light beige – white limestone quarried in the beautiful mountainous country of Montenegro, not far from Danilovgrad. This stone is especially good for Exterior – Interior wall and floor applications, monuments, countertops, mosaics, fountains, pool and wall capping, stairs, window sills and other design projects. Maljat can be processed into Honed, Aged, Polished, Sawn cut, Rockfaced, Sandblasted, Bushhammered, Tumbled and so on.



Physical-mechanical features:


  • Physical-mechanical features:

  • Compression strength 138.2 MPa

  • Compression strength after 25 freezing cycles 132.6 MPa

  • Bending strength 15.4 MPa

  • Bulk density 2.63 gr/cm³

  • Friction wear 24.3 cm³/50 cm²

  • Imbibition 3.1

  • Water absorption 0.87

  • Expansion coefficient Steady

  • Petrographic examination (EN 12407) Bio-micrite

  • Water absorption at atmospheric pressure (EN 13755) 0.66%

  • Resistance to bending under concentrated load (EN 12372)

  • Dry perpendicular to the direction: 12.33 MPa

  • After 48 cycles frost/defrost parallel to the direction: 10.00 MPa

  • Breaking load of the fixing points (EN 13364) 23.5 mm

  • Apparent volumetric mass (EN 1936) 2,651.92 Kg/mc


maljat limestone

brushed maljat


hammered maljat with the topped edge


honed maljat


split maljat with the topped edge


polished maljat


scratched and hammered maljat


split maljat


scratched maljat

split and tumbled maljat


tumbled maljat

deep hammered maljat


hammered brushed maljat


hammered brushed and tumbled maljat


hammered maljat


antico split maljat


hammered brushed with the topped edge maljat

light beige colour

Maljat stone
Maljat stone
Maljat stone
Maljat stone

modern architectural limestone




freeze resistant limestone



light beige limestone

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