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Cosentino Group Introduce Dekton Ultra Compact Surface

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9 Oct 2014

World famous Spanish surface specialist Cosentino Group has introduced an ultra compact surface by the name of Dekton.

Dekton frees the imaginations of architects and designers by introducing an almost unlimited set of finishes and textures from wood, leather, denim, any solid colour to steel and natural stone patterns in a 3D full-bodied design.

Cosentino Group Introduce Dekton Ultra Compact Surface

Dekton uses a mixture of inorganic materials and can be used for exterior as well as all interior applications, from flooring, cladding, vanities, countertops, to ventilated panels. It is ideal flooring for high traffic public areas being rated as number 7 on the Mohs scale, as well as ventilated façades to even swimming pools.

Dekton can take more than 800°C of continuous exposure, and is UV-resistant, non-porous and resistant to impact. Dekton is designed to respond to architect demands for large formats in different thicknesses from 8mm to 3cm, with the possibility of using a full slab of 320cm x 144cm as one tile with only 2mm joint. Dekton is a maintenance-free surface which is scratch and stain resistant, with a 0.02% absorption rate. It has been tested in third-party laboratories in Europe and the UAE according to the ASTM codes.

Cosentino Group is the world's leading producer of quartz surfaces with distribution in over 60 countries. The hub of its operation is the 1 million square meter facility in Almeria, Spain which serves as its global production, administrative and logistical centre.

Cosentino Group is now officially present in the Middle East through the newly established office in Dubai Media City, and its own stock in Jebel Ali. It is supported across the region by its official distributors and recommended fabricators who are able to better serve customers and thriving demand.

Silestone, the only quartz stone surface with a built-in bacteriostatic protection with silver technology and offered through its vast selection of colours and finishes, has featured in landmark projects all over the world such as Burj Al Arab, Aspetar Hospital in Doha, Barcelona Airport, the Louvre Museum, the Vancouver Olympic Village, Telefonica Flagship Store and Wembley Stadium.

Eco By Cosentino which is a recyclable surface that is made from recycled materials through an environmentally friendly manufacturing process. The product is certified by NSF, LEED, GREENGUARD, CRADLE TO CRADLE, ISO 14001 by BUREAU VERITAS and EPD, and is also now listed with Masdar City and approved by Estidama. This unique surface reflects the group’s commitment to sustainability and the environment by innovating and developing green products featured in Starbucks, the Kennedy Green House, Le Jules Verne restaurant at the Eiffel Tower, Frank Gehry Home.

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