Welsh Pennant

BBS Natural Stone
With the increase in demand from Welsh Local Authorities and Architects, for using natural stone products quarried from the heart of Wales, BBS granite concepts have secured the supply of new sources of material to meet this growing demand. Welsh Blue Penna...

Italian Porphyry

BBS Natural Stone
Porphyry is popular architectural stone with planners and specifiers, particularly for hardscape and streetscape projects needing an edge of quality or a subtlety of tone. It is an ideal surfacing material for walkways and town regeneration schemes because of...

Portuguese Granite

BBS Natural Stone
BBS supply granite from many countries around the world however Portugal was one of the first countries to export to the UK in real volumes for the landscape market about 20 years ago. The volume of granite sourced from Portugal has reduced with the introduct...

Portuguese Limestone

BBS Natural Stone
Portugal has a long history of producing limestone for cladding and paving. Portuguese limestone has a unique range of colours along with veins and fossils make it undoubtedly one of the most attractive natural stones available. Care must be taken however whe...

Chinese Granite

BBS Natural Stone
BBS supply granite from many countries around the world however China is the main source for Granite due to the extensive range it offers and the competitive rates it can be supplied at. Granite is a common and widely occurring type of intrusive, felsic, ig...

Scottish Whin Stone

BBS Natural Stone
Whinstone is a provincial name used in the quarrying industry to describe any hard dark­coloured rock. Examples include the igneous rocks basalt and dolerite. The material supplied by BBS is quarried throughout central Scotland and is a classified as a qua...

Yorkstone - Natural Stone

BBS Natural Stone
Yorkstone is a term given to hard sandstone, typically from the North of England. It is popular in both new construction and restoration. The colour depends on the minerals within its makeup and differs throughout the quarries from which it is mined. Newly ...

Caithness Flagstone

BBS Natural Stone
BBS has the only supply chain partnership agreement with A & D Sutherland. As owners of Spittal Quarry since 1966, A & D Sutherland have been the largest supplier of Caithness flagstone in the world, supplying many prestigious projects throughout Scotland and...

Architectural Masonry

BBS Natural Stone
BBS supply all types of natural and artificial stone masonry to the construction industry, working with many specialist sources, factories, and masons, depending on the specific requirements of the project. The basic product range is broken­down into the foll...

Chinese Sandstone

BBS Natural Stone
BBS has travelled the world over the past 20 years trying to find a cost effective alternative to Yorkstone paving. The difficulty in matching Yorkstone is two fold, firstly the material needs to be very tough with a low water absorption, secondly, it must ae...

Spanish Granite

BBS Natural Stone
BBS supply granite from many countries around the world, however Spain was one of the first countries to export to the UK in real volumes for the landscape market about 20 years ago. The volume of granite sourced from Spain has reduced with the introduction o...

Chinese Limestone

BBS Natural Stone
Limestone is a sedimentary rock made up mainly of mineral calcite, with the other main constituents being silica, flint, sand and clay. The main source of calcite is most commonly marine organisms. Limestone is quarried and extracted from regions which origina...

Vietnamese Limestone

BBS Natural Stone
Limestone (and Vietnamese Limestone) is a sedimentary rock made up mainly of mineral calcite, with the other main constituents being silica, flint, sand and clay. The main source of calcite is most commonly marine organisms. Limestone is quarried and extra...