Dimension Stone

Dimension stone (also known as building stone) are rocks quarried as large blocks that are later sawed or cuts into the slabs or other shapes. In Norway and other countries, dimension stone is commonly categorized as either a hard stone types (granite, gneiss, quartzite, gabbro, anorthosite and larvikite) or a soft stone type (limestone, marble, soapstone, serpentinite, and sandstone).