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Simon Taylor
16 July 2019 | Quarrying

Positive outlook for construction sector as brick manufacturing output reaches 10-year high

Michael McGowan

Company’s ‘people first’ sustainability strategy rewarded in Insider Media’s Made in the UK Awards

Desford brick plant
12 April 2019 | Quarrying

Planners give company the go-ahead for a £95 million investment in new production facility

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Breedon logo
01 November 2018 | Quarrying

Acquired firm’s brick, tile and bagged cement products have now been rebranded as Breedon

Brick manufacture
01 June 2018 | Quarrying

Brick manufacturers are continuing to invest in increased capacity to meet growing demand, says BDA

Stephen Harrison
23 May 2018 | Mineral Planning

Company planning to invest more than £90 million in redevelopment of brick-making facility at Desford

Claughton bricks
12 March 2018 | Quarrying

Company steps up production at Claughton and Accrington in line with housing market growth

CEMEX ReadyBrick
29 November 2016 | Ready-mixed & Concrete Products

Company manufacturing new ReadyBrick range at West Calder concrete products factory

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Forterra donate bricks to Leicester College
26 November 2015 | Education & Training

10,000 bricks and blocks provided for student bricklayers to use on construction courses

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David Cameron and George Osborne at Accrington brick works
14 January 2015 | Quarrying

David Cameron and George Osborne on hand to see production recommence at Lancashire factory

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Ibstock
04 September 2014 | Quarrying

Ibstock and Wienerberger to bring additional 400 million bricks to UK construction market in 2014