The Spanish group is transferring its ceramic expertise to the building materials sector. It has already launched major projects involving the digital decoration of concrete and fibre cement.
BMR Brasil, due to be opened in Rio Claro at the end of May, will be equipped with a spare parts warehouse and will provide 24-hour technical support.
The Turkish ceramic manufacturer has purchased seven Creadigit digital printing systems, including three for existing plants and four Creadigit XXL units for a new facility.
Consolidated revenue of 142 million euros (down 18.8% on the 175 million euros of 2019); EBITDA of 11 million euros. The net financial position improved thanks to good cash generation.
The UK group has achieved another goal in its sustainability roadmap with the use of 100% energy from renewable sources
Cosmec will install two new drying lines alongside the six existing lines, to achieve a daily production of 1,030 tonnes of hollow bricks,
The Italian ceramic machinery and equipment manufacturers will head to Russia to promote Italian-made products
One of the world's biggest and most advanced for this product type, the new plant was supplied by Sacmi and produces ventilated facades and extruded porcelain steps.
The first signs of a recovery are emerging in 2021. Causes of concern include rising prices of raw materials, components and maritime freight transport.
The historic French brand Desvres has become part of the Finale Emilia-based ceramic group, which in recent months has also purchased Gardenia Orchidea and acquired a 49% stake in the Spanish company Arbe Stolanic
Revenues totalled 3.4 billion euros, with an EBITDA of 566 million euros. With the acquisition of Meridian Brick, the largest US clay façade solutions manufacturer, Wienerberger becomes market leader in North America
While the total renovation of the Roteglia plant will be completed in March, the group has now planned the installation of a turbine to generate electricity in its factory in Rubiera