The Austrian company Wienerberger, the world leader in the production of ceramic bricks, in 2011, invested two million euros in the modernization of the plant LLC "Wienerberger Brick" in the Vladimir region, and plans to double its production plant in the current year compared with 2010 to 120-130 million standard bricks RIA Novosti director of the plant for the production of André Schaub. "Growth of production of bricks due to the increase of production capacity building bricks from 30% in the year to 80% by the end of the year to design capacity, which is planned to 160 million bricks per year. The production of bricks is working at full capacity — 60 million bricks a year, "- said the source.
Manufacture of construction bricks put into operation in early 2010.
According to the director, this year has increased the demand for building brick in Moscow and Moscow region, as well as in the regions of the Central Federal District.
Total investment in the company Wienerberger Ltd "Wienerberger Brick" are today 54 million euros, including the production of stroykirpicha — about 10 million euros. Wienerberger AG launched a factory "Wienerberger Brick" in the village of Kipreevo Kirzhachsky Vladimir region at the end of 2007 with an investment of 42 million euros.
Wienerberger Group was founded in 1819 as a small Austrian company. The company is represented in more than 226 brick factories in 26 countries in Europe and the USA and is the world's largest manufacturer of ceramic bricks and tiles.