The Eden Centre, a major shopping centre in High Wycombe is now open for business. Construction has been to the highest standards and Forterra's Fenlite medium density blocks have played an instrumental role in the build.
Clacton Lifeboat Centre was opened in 2007. To add aesthetic appeal to the structure and to provide a functional purpose, Hi-Strength Paint Grade blocks from Forterra Building Product’s Thermalite® range were used for the interior of the building.
Forterra Building Products’ latest UK factory, a purpose-built 3000m² aggregate block and block paving plant, has opened on the 10-acre site that already houses the company’s Kings Dyke Brickworks at Whittlesey near Peterborough.
When Colchester United Football Club decided to move from its Layer Road ground, Barr Construction was called upon to develop a brand new stadium. And with the help of Forterra Building Products, the new Weston Homes Community Stadium at Cuckoo Farm was up and running and ready for the new 2008/2009 season.
The choice of brick was key to the development of Bishops Court, an imposing and innovative retirement living scheme in Chard, Somerset. In addition to aesthetics, it was critical that the bricks used had dimensional stability due to the structural support method and the design of the projected brick panels created by architects GSS Architecture.
A striking new church has been completed in Nottingham using Forterra’s Abbey Buff Multi bricks. The modern building has been designed to take advantage of its prominent site on Castle Boulevard and meet the needs of the growing congregation.