Britain's Brick Specialists
As Britain’s Brick Specialists, Michelmersh Brick Holdings PLC unites the best in clay traditions. The Group represents seven of the most recognised premium brands across the UK and Europe: Blockleys, Carlton, Charnwood, Floren.be, Freshfield Lane, Hathern Terra Cotta and Michelmersh, producing over 125 million handmade and machine-made bricks and pavers annually.
Using modernised production methods that emphasise sustainable building solutions and adhere to the most stringent production requirements, Michelmersh guarantees high quality product standards with a low ecological footprint. The Group remains at the forefront of industry innovation and was the first clay product manufacturer in the UK to offer intuitive Building Information Modelling files, hosted on its dedicated platform bimbricks.com.
Michelmersh strives to be a well invested, long term, sustainable and environmentally responsible business which has evolved from brands that enjoy rich heritages, becoming one of the most trusted names behind today’s prestigious built environments. With the latest technology and distinct designs, the Group exceed the expectations of clients and their architects whilst retaining a reputation for beautiful, durable, natural-looking clay pieces. They aim to lead the way in producing Britain’s and Europe’s premium clay products, enhancing the built environment by adding value to the architectural landscape for generations to come
As a company Michelmersh are always looking to promote and encourage a healthy and positive culture. Sustainability is key for Michelmersh as it strongly upholds its responsibilities to nurture our land and the environment around us. Through rolling investment programs its modernised plants are streamlined and automated, maximising efficiency and product output.
The Group’s overarching principle is to always act as a responsible corporate citizen. To achieve this Michelmersh ensures that health & safety, wellbeing and sustainability are key priorities. Michelmersh actively promotes and reinforces its four Core Company Values; IRIS at the heart of its stakeholders, including: Integrity, Respect, Innovation and Sustainability.
With over 500 acres of land, Michelmersh encourages the re-introduction of habitats and wildlife to its former quarry sites, to allow nature reserves, lakes and natural spaces to flourish. All its UK and European plants adhere to strict environmental codes of practice with well-maintained clay resources which are stringently operated in cohesion with their surroundings.
Why a Partner?
Michelmersh is proud to make environmentally friendly, natural, durable, thermally efficient products which will last for hundreds of years and can still be recycled. Britain’s Brick Specialists provide beautiful, comfortable, safe and sustainable architecture that will enhance our built environment for generations to come.
Michelmersh recognise that all parties in the supply chain have a responsibility to ensure their products or services follow the most stringent sustainability standards. The School offers employees and the wider supply chain a platform and network to collaboratively educate one another whilst contributing to greater industry standards and furthering innovation to reshape our future towards a more sustainable built environment.