Prefabricated Masonry Walling System


Prefabricated Masonry Walling System

Factory manufactured brickwork panels constructed using a unique high performance mortar. This system can be adopted to provide a structural element or a cladding finish.

Flood Defence Systems

Free Standing Walls

Transportation Infrastructure

Retaining Walls

Quickwall - Derby flood defences video

  • Up to 12 times quicker installation than building traditionally
  • Condensed site programme
  • Reduced site attendances
  • Fewer on-site wet trades
  • Eliminates on-site storage
  • Shorter on site time
  • Improved structural characteristics
  • No on-site curing required
  • Greater resistance to water penetration
  • Fewer ties – improved thermal performance
  • Extended service life – minimal maintenance
  • Consistent quality achieved in factory controlled conditions
  • Controlled finishes of brickwork bonds and mortar joint profiles
  • Not affected by weather
  • No requirement for bricklayers
  • Reduced number of operatives for on site installation
  • Reduced risks to operatives
  • Reduced disruption and inconvenience to local residents

Structural design and testing
  • Forterra prefabricated masonry panels are tested in the accordance with the relevant BS EN standards. The following comparisons can be made with walls built using traditional cement : sand mortars:
  • Compressive strength is typically increased by 30% 
  • Flexural strength is increased by up to a factor of 2
  • Brickwork strength is similar in both vertical and horizontal direction

Panel characteristics 
  • Panels are single leaf brickwork manufactured using extruded clay bricks resulting in a typical wall thickness of ~105mm. 
  • A variety of different bond patterns are possible
  • Typical length up to 6.0m
  • Typical height up to 1.65m
  • Typical weight 200-250kg/m2

Quickwall Enquiry

Please send us your enquiry and we will contact you as soon as possible.

For more information on Quickwall contact

tel: 0330 123 1018   email: asktechnical@forterra.co.uk

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