Tag Archives: Ibstock

Ibstock hosts Supply Chain Engagement Day

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Supply chain collaboration is helping Ibstock plc tackle the global challenge of decarbonisation. The company brought together a cross section of key suppliers to identify opportunities for accelerating change at its recent Supply Chain Engagement Day. Building on the success of the inaugural event held in 2021, the Supply Chain …

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Ibstock goes low with carbon

Ibstock and Earth Friendly Concrete form partnership to support ESG ambitions

Ibstock, the manufacturer of clay and concrete building products, and Earth Friendly Concrete (EFC) has entered into a new partnership to create ultra-low carbon concrete products. The partnership will see EFC’s ultra-low carbon, zero cement technology integrated into Ibstock’s diverse portfolio of high-performance building products for the construction industry, including …

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Ibstock collaborates with Architectural Association School of Architecture

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Ibstock Brick has joined forces with the Architectural Association School of Architecture (AA) to look at the important role that brick plays in helping to create buildings and spaces that can transform communities and inspire people to work and live better. The partnership between Ibstock and the AA will see …

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National award rewards Ibstock’s people first approach to energy efficiency

National award rewards Ibstock’s people first approach to energy efficiency

Ibstock plc has been rewarded for its ‘people-first’ approach to energy efficiency at the Energy Awards 2019. The UK’s leading manufacturer of clay and concrete products was crowned the winner of the Behaviour Change / Employee Engagement Award in recognition of the work it has done in inspiring staff to …

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Supreme Concrete investment programme to boost production, training and welfare

Major investment programme at Supreme Concrete to boost production training and welfare

Supreme Concrete, a business owned by Ibstock plc, is continuing its programme of significant investment across its manufacturing facilities The work, which started last year and will continue into 2019, is being carried at its Bedford, Barnwell and Evesham plants. The investment provides additional financial support for a programme of …

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MD of Ibstock Kevington gives his reaction to Conservative Party Conference

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Darren Bowkett, Operations Director at Ibstock Brick and Managing Director of Ibstock Kevington provides his insight on James Brokenshire’s speech at the Conservative Party Conference: “Once again, the Government has demonstrated its firm commitment to keep Britain building with James Brokenshire, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, …

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Ibstock Brick opens Eclipse to local community

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Ibstock Brick welcomed more than 400 members of the local community over the weekend to celebrate the opening of its new Eclipse factory in Ibstock. The Eclipse factory was formally opened by the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, The Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP, in June. …

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University Arms Hotel leads Ibstock Brick nominations for Brick Awards 2018

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Ibstock Brick has received 23 nominations for this year’s Brick Awards. One of the projects of note is University Arms Hotel which has been shortlisted for three categories; Commercial, Refurbishment and Craftmanship. Three other projects have received two nominations apiece; 40 Beak Street (Commercial and Craftmanship), Royal Albert Wharf (Large …

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Ibstock Brick invests £7.6 million at Lodge Lane

Ibstock Brickss Staffordshire Blue Brindle Dragface is manufactured at Lodge Lane

Ibstock Brick has invested £7.6 million at the home of its Stafford Slate Blue brick – a move which will boost production by up to 8 million bricks a year. Lodge Lane in Cannock opened in 1991. The investment project, which included a new kiln, started in January 2017 with …

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Ibstock opens new Ibstock Factory

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Ibstock Brick, the UK’s largest brick manufacturer, yesterday (28 June 2018) welcomed the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government The Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP, to formally open its new factory in Ibstock, Leicestershire. The leading brickmaker currently produces more than 850 million bricks a year at …

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