The most challenge associated with marble stone is addressing its weight. Usually, people doing marble business might know that cutting slab from quarry which will increase the breakage during the shipping. This is heavy, large and multiple pieces of stones means it will cost more for transporting. If we reduce the weight and enhance the strength which means could save the money. The significant things are material, we choose the backed material like porcelain tile, aluminum honeycomb, glass, etc, laminated with marble make it more durable.
As you might see the picture below:
It marble honeycomb panels only got 1/3 weight of solid marble. Because the thick of marble only got 3 or 5mm, and the aluminum comb are also lightweight. It could pays in interior and exterior for wall, could be bending and even pays in the ceiling.