Manufacturer completes £8m factory investment

Ibstock Bricks' Staffordshire Blue Brindle Dragface is manufactured at Lodge Lane
Ibstock Brick, part of Ibstock plc and the biggest manufacturer of bricks sold in the UK, has invested £7.6m in its factory at Lodge Lane in Cannock, in order to boost its annual production of bricks to eight million. The Cannock facility is the home of Staffordshire Slate Blue Brick and the investment project, which includes a new kiln, started in January 2017 and was completed recently. The manufacture of Blue Brick, which is a famously strong type of construction brick, was widespread across the whole Black Country in the 19th ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...