Quarries

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Comblanchien Quarries

SETP operates one quarry in the commune of Comblanchien, and another in Ladoix-Serrigny in the Côte d’Or department.

COMBLANCHIEN Quarry

Vue carrière de Corton à Ladoix Serrigny
Carrières de Corton à Ladoix-Sérigny

Operating area: 40 hectares
Name of stone: Comblanchien Limestone
Height of quarry face: Around 22 m
Operating licence: 30 years
Resource: Over 100 years

 

LADOIX-CORTON Quarry

Vue carrière de Corton à Ladoix Serrigny
Carrières de Corton à Ladoix-Sérigny

Operating area: 15 hectares
Name of stone: Corton Stone
Height of quarry face: Around 8m
Operating licence: 20 years
Resource: Over 100 years

 

 

Block extraction process

 

 

Découverte de la carrière de Comblanchien fabrication de gabions et granulatsStripping of the quarry used to produce gabion stone and aggregates
Front de taille de la carrière de Comblanchien bancs de pierres dépots sedimentairesQuarrying in layers following natural bands of rock
travail d'extraction de blocs blocs de marbre franceVertical drill to mark out the blocks
Perforation carrière fil diamante extraction blocs marbrerieHorizontal hole bored to insert the diamond wire
sciage au fil diamantéBase of block sawn through with diamond wire
haveuse pierreBase of block sawn through with diamond wire
haveuse pierreCut made by a rock cutter
travail d'extraction de blocs blocs de marbre franceRemoving a mass of around 30 m3 (80 tonnes) with the mechanical digger
Carrière de pierre calcaire france.jpgSplitting a mass of 30 m3 with the mobile rock cutter
Refente de bloc de pierreSplitting a mass into blocks of around 4 m3 (12 to 15 tonnes)
Bloc de pierre de Comblanchien pierre a batirThe block is ready for processing in the factory
Stock de blocs marbriers en carrièreMasonry blocks stored in the quarry

 

SETP can supply you with blocks from the quarry, selected on request. You are welcome to visit the quarry to select and mark your blocks.