J Long and Son Ltd , Direct Spanish Roofing Slate & Clay Tile Importers
J Long and Son Ltd was established Jan 2007 to directly import Natural Spanish Roofing Slates . Since then J long and Son have became known for the supply of exclusive Natural Roofing slates from some of Spain’s leading manufacturers such as La Escandella and Pizzaras Zamora .
J Long and son take pride that all roofing products supplied are imported directly from the source and are personally selected by J long , all products supplied conform to the stringent codes of practice , BS,EN , A1 S1,T1 ,FN , ATG and are supplied with written guarantees up to 100 years .
La Escandella boast one of the largest production capacity of clay roof tiles of the world with an onsite production capacity of over 100 million tiles per year. All this together with our high finishing quality and variety has allowed us along these years to gain access to the international markets which entrust us with the manufacture of their most ambitious projects.
Therefore, La Escandella is currently active in over 60 countries worldwide.La Escandella roof tiles have achieved the highest quality-control ratings for clay roofing tiles.
La Escandella is present in more than 60 countries of five continents, generating over 40 % of the quota of national exportation. Our reputation for innovation, technology and quality have led to our participation in important projects worldwide, national and international, as Palm Island in Dubai, Terra Mítica in Spain, Reffa Views (Bahrain) and King Abdullah University (Arabia Saudi).
Today La Escandella roof tiles are present in the most important and emblematic projects of the world.
Located in Riofrio , Zamora ,Northern Spain the Zamora quarry is world renown for its High quality uninterrupted Slate seam. The Zamora Slate is blue black in colour with a smooth appearance and longitudinal grain , making this a very economic and easy slate to work with .
The quarry produce millions of tons of Natural roofing slate each year with approximately 2.4 million slates per year being imported into Ireland .
The Zamora slate has recently been used on a number of high profile jobs in Ireland , St Finnians hospital Killarney , Gobbins path visitor center to name but a few .
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