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Welcome to the Wienerberger UK news hub. Here you will find all our current news plus all our past news archived by year.
Wienerberger nominated for prestigious sustainability award
Wienerberger, the leading supplier of wall, roof and landscaping innovations, has been nominated for a 2016 SHIFT Award.
Wienerberger welcomes Climate-KIC pioneer to the UK
Wienerberger has welcomed Madalina Zaharia on a professional placement as part of Climate-KIC’s Pioneers into Practice programme.
Keymer CPD is the most successful so far
Wienerberger has seen significant interest in its CPD offering following a year of successful events.
Cheadle MP calls for greater support for the UK ceramic industry
One of the UK ’s leading brick manufacturers, based in Cheadle, has welcomed the intervention of its local MP in championing the interests of the ceramic and brick industries among policy makers in Westminister.
New CPD: Designing with clay brick
New brick technical CPD from Wienerberger achieves RIBA approval.
Wienerberger staff complete triathlon
Wienerberger staff make a splash for charity with London Triathlon.
Porotherm demonstrated at Guild of Bricklayers final
Wienerberger hosts demonstration as part of the Guild of Bricklayers National Final 2016.
Wienerberger apprentice scoops two wins
Wienerberger, the UK’s leading provider of wall, roof and landscaping innovations, is celebrating after one of its apprentices was named a double award winner at the annual Apprenticeship Awards.
Architect wins clay Beefeater
Wienerberger’s heritage roofing brand, Keymer, has awarded a bespoke, hand-carved ‘Beefeater’, sculpted at the Tower of London to James Wood, an associate architect at Lee Evans Partnership.
Wienerberger named a winner at the 2016 Fortis Awards!
Wienerberger, the leading supplier of wall, roof and landscaping innovations, is celebrating after being named Brick Supplier of the Year at the 2016 Fortis Awards.
New waterstruck bricks
Six new products added to waterstruck brick range.
McCarthy and Stone specifies Porotherm
Porotherm, Wienerberger’s clay block walling system has been used to construct a new in Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire.
The benefits of tumbled pavers
Wienerberger is offering a more aesthetic alternative to standard clay pavers.
Wienerberger Brick Award 2016
Honouring for innovative brick architecture from around the world
Wienerberger wins at Roofing Awards
Wienerberger is celebrating after being named a winner at the 2016 UK Roofing Awards.
New Rivius nominated for national product award
Wienerberger is celebrating after its Rivius roof tile was announced as a finalist in the Best New Product category at the 2016 Housebuilder Product Awards.
Wienerberger demonstrates commitment to future of industry with continued lead sponsorship of Guild of Bricklayers competition
Wienerberger, the leading provider of wall, roof and landscaping innovations is continuing its ongoing sponsorship of the Guild of Bricklayers competitions in 2016. The sponsorship, which has been in place for a number of years, will see Wienerberger donate to a series of regional competitions, along with the national final.
Wienerberger paves Kent College
Project utilised Wienerberger’s Penter Dortmund Dark Multi and Dragfaced Square Edged Blue pavers.
Special shaped bricks microsite
In order to ensure that building professionals are able to source the right special shaped bricks for their projects, Wienerberger has launched a range of new online tools to assist in the selection of special bricks.
Old Court building choses Keymer
Keymer tiles have been specified for the re-roofing of the prestigious Old Court building at Cambridge University’s Queens’ College.
Wienerberger promotes National Apprenticeship Week
Wienerberger, the UK’s leading provider of wall, roof and landscaping innovations, is encouraging students considering a career within construction to explore the diversity of roles available within the industry, as part of National Apprenticeship Week, which runs from 14 to 18 March 2016.
New Porotherm roller
Wienerberger has unveiled a new roller for its Porotherm clay block walling system, offering a significantly increased user experience.
New Veldbrand Bricks
Wienerberger has added four new bricks to its Terca range of products.
Porotherm system specified for Passivhaus project
Porotherm, Wienerberger’s clay block walling system has been specified for an innovative Passivhaus project in Norwich, which will see 14 residential properties built to the standard.
Wienerberger partners Newport Primary School
Wienerberger’s Broomfleet Roof tile works engages with local school in energy awareness campaign.
Wienerberger donates materials for new school building
Wienerberger donates bricks and roof tiles for the construction of a new facility at Ewhurst C of E Infant School in Surrey.
Alpington project specifies Porotherm
Porotherm, Wienerberger’s clay block walling system has been specified for use on a new housing development in Alpington.
New Cholesbury bricks
Wienerberger has added two new products to its market leading brick range.
New Solar solution
Wienerberger to launch new solar offering as a solution for sustainable building.
National Apprenticeship Week 2016
Wienerberger is encouraging students considering a career within construction to explore the diversity of roles available.
First Keymer CPD and achieves RIBA approval
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has accredited Wienerberger’s first Keymer CPD seminar, which will support architects and roofing professionals in their understanding of heritage roofing.
Wienerberger celebrates HIA win for e4 brick house™
Wienerberger, the UK’s leading provider of wall, roof and landscaping innovations, is celebrating after its e4 brick house won Most Innovative New Product at the Housing Innovation Awards 2016 on Thursday 18th February.
Wienerberger announce Brick Award 2016 shortlist
The shortlist of the 50 selected projects for the Brick Award 2016 is out now. Over 600 projects from 55 different countries entered the competition. The jury comprises internationally renowned architects from Italy, UK, Belgium and Slovenia. The winners will be announced on the 19th of May 2016.
Wienerberger visits award-winning development
Wienerberger – the leading provider of wall, roof and landscaping innovations – has delivered its final consignment of building materials to Liverpool-based housing charity, Housing People, Building Communities (HPBC) as its award winning development comes close to completion. To celebrate the success of the relationship, Annette Forster, Director of Marketing visited the project and met the team and current and future residents.
New branded trucks
Wienerberger's new livery design hits the road.
Wienerberger appoints new Technical Manager
Wienerberger, the UK’s leading provider of wall, roof and landscaping innovations, has announced the appointment of Paul Miller as its new Porotherm Technical Manager.
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