Wienerberger, the leading provider of wall, roof and landscaping innovations, has been shortlisted in the Materials Supplier of the Year category at this year’s Construction News Specialist Awards
The nomination follows Wienerberger’s initiative to massively increase its brick production, which launched in July last year, and will see the company increase production by 200 million bricks annually
Furthmore, in 2014, Wienerberger launched its acclaimed BIM Lab and three online specification tools, which have all been well received by professionals from within the industry
Finally, the advancement of the company’s e4 house concept has been key to its success in 2014
The Wienerberger e4 brick house™ concept was developed to address the need for affordable, sustainable housing in the UK
Designed in conjunction with global engineering and design consultancy, ARUP, the e4 brick house™ model focuses on the four pillars of Wienerberger’s global e4 concept – energy, economy, environment and emotion
Annette Forster, Marketing Director for Wienerberger, commented:
We are delighted to have been shortlisted for our work in 2014. The year saw some great advances in Wienerberger’s position within the industry, with exploration of new housing concepts and technology, whilst maintaining an unwavering dedication to providing our customers with the finest materials available. We are facing impressive competition but we are hopeful in receiving official recognition for what has been a brilliant year.