Published on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 by Chittorgarh.com Team | Modified on Wednesday, August 15, 2018
The term "Marble" is derived from Latin word "Marmor" which itself comes from the Greek root "Marmaros" meaning thereby a shining stone.
Technically marble is a recrystallised, compact variety of metamorphosed limestone capable of
taking polish. Commercially, marble is any crystalline rock composed predominantly of
calcite, dolomite or serpentine, having 3-4 hardness, which can be excavated as blocks and
can be sawed and takes good polish.
Amongst the building stones, marble occupies a unique position. Since time immemorial, marble has been used in temples, mosques, palaces, monuments etc. as an ornamental and decorative stone because of its pleasing colours, attactive patterns and designs. On the basis of mineralogical composition the marble deposits of Rajasthan can be grouped as calcitic, dolomitic and serpentine marble.
Out of 32 districts of the Rajasthan state, 17 districts possesses deposits of marble in the form of either extensive or small deposits. Below is the list of few marble factories in Chittorgarh:
Inani Marbles and Industries Ltd.
Inani Marbles and Industries Ltd. established in 1984. Today they are one of the largest marble manufacturers and exporters of India. They produce a large variety and range of marbles and stones for constructional requirements of every kind.
Chetak group of companies is a well known & one of the leading group in Rajasthan having Five marble Gang saw units, Four Marble Mines & one Marmo Tile Plant.
Having started with one marble gang saw unit in 1988, today the group is producing quality products with five marble gang saw units & is delivering marble to all parts of India.
The director of the Chetak group is having 25 years of experience in the marble business. It is his hard work & dedication that the group is successfully establishing new milestones since 1988.
The Managing Directors of the companies belong to a single family having excellent co-ordination among them & a sole objective of providing quality products assuring good future of the group.
1. Chetak Marbles Pvt. Ltd.
2. Chetak Tiles Pvt. Ltd.
3. Chetak Grani Marmo Pvt. Ltd.
4. Chetak Mining & Mineral Pvt. Ltd.
5. Expansion of a unit at Chetak Tiles Pvt. Ltd.