EQUITONE, formerly Marley Eternit, are at the forefront of the design and production of external fibre cement cladding and building boards

With a palette of over 110 subtle and inspiring colours in a variety of textures and finishes, EQUITONE fibre cement cladding systems offer a vast portfolio of aesthetic and performance features for every type of rainscreen application across all sectors. ETEX is at the forefront of the design, development and supply of lightweight rainscreen cladding and fixing solutions. Cladding is a fast-track, sustainable solution for both refurbishment and new build projects. It is also a dry construction process that aligns well with modern methods of construction, offering both contemporary and flexible design options. EQUITONE is committed to the cost effective and sustainable manufacture of high quality, high performing cladding systems.

BBS Facades offer the entire range of EQUITONE Fibre Cement range; [linea], [natura], [tectiva], [pictura] and [textura] cladding panels. All EQUITONE fibre cement panels have a fire classification of A2-s1,d0 and a life expectancy exceeding 50 years.

For the latest documentation we recommend you cross reference any selected colours on the EQUITONE website https://www.equitone.com/en/

EQUITONE [tectiva]

EQUITONE [tectiva] is a through coloured architectural fibre cement that offers a natural matt appearance with a rough unpolished fibre cement surface. Each panel is characterised by fine sanded lines and naturally occurring hues within the material that enhance the natural matt.

EQUITONE [pictura]

With a an additional UV cured top layer creating a hard, smooth, ultra matt silky finish, EQUITONE [pictura] offers good protection against many types of staining and mechanical damage. Lightweight, yet strong, the [pictura] surface is smooth and easily cleanable, as well as providing protection against graffiti from common aerosol and other paints.

EQUITONE [linea]

The textured panels of EQUITONE [linea] highlights the raw textures of the fibre cement material using shadows to create an ever changing façade. Every moment of the day, with the changing daylight, gives the façade a different aspect.

EQUITONE [natura]

EQUITONE [natura] is a through coloured fibre cement panel with a tactile and smooth finish that gives the full creative scope of modern cladding systems with the performance levels that contemporary buildings require.

EQUITONE [textura]

EQUITONE [textura] has a special coating protecting to create permanently vivid colours, with a smooth surface finish ensuring a long-lasting effect. EQUITONE [textura] are easy-care façades with a fine-grained structure and building envelopes.

EQUITONE [lunara]

Inspired by the raw beauty of Earth’s satellite, the new EQUITONE [lunara] façade panel looks like something from another world. It’s fascinating surface of irregular elevations and depressions evokes the Moon’s cratered landscape, invites architects and designers to create exhilarating projects.


Key features

Anti graffiti coating

Class 0 fire performance

30+ year life expectancy

BBA certificate

Weather, mould, fungi and insect resistant



Dimensions Thicknesses Finishes
[natura]* 3130 x 1280mm* (3100mm x 1250mm)
2530 x 1280mm* (2500mm x 1250mm)
8mm & 12mm Smooth
[pictura]* 3130 x 1280mm* (3100mm x 1250mm)
2530 x 1280mm* (2500mm x 1250mm)
8mm & 12mm Matt


No Visible Fibres

[tectiva] 3050 x 1220 mm
2500 x 1220mm
8mm Fine Sanded Lines
[linea] 3050 x 1220mm
2500 x 1220mm
10mm Ridged Finish



[lunara] 3050 x 1220mm
2500 x 1220mm
[textura]* 2530mm x 1280mm* (2500 x 1250mm)
3130mm x 1250mm* (3100 x 1250mm)
8mm & 12mm Textured


*Please note that [natura], [pictura] and [textura] boards are supplied over-sized by 30mm. They need to be trimmed by 15mm all round to the size shown in brackets prior to installation in order to remove rough edges & square the panels. Please be aware of this point if you require boards delivered uncut



EQUITONE Sampler Guide

For more information on EQUITONE, please contact your local branch.