History of Terreal
Modernisation of the plant of La Pera (Spain): new production line of rectified bricks.
Modernisation of the plant of Lahera (France): new powder coating and new laser cutting machine.
Acquisition of the PICA (Italy) brand and acquisition of 51% of GSE Intégration (France), photovoltaic and aerovoltaic specialist.
New automated production line of stacking and unstacking at Castelnaudary. Modernization of UD62 accessories line at Roumazieres. Construction of a new plant in Kluang (Malaysia) for mineral flat tiles.
Acquisition of Achard, specialist of roofing and Rainwater evacuation components.
Modernization of Chagny : installation of a new press U52. Launch of Storelio, a photovoltaic system to store energy.
Modernisation of the plant in Castiglione Fiorentino (Italy, tiles and bricks) and start of modernisation work at Revel (France, façades)
Partnership with IKO in France (sarking – external thermal roof insulation).
Launch of roof membranes in France (ESTERRE brand). Sales offices established in Brazil.
Partnership with GEBRIK in Belgium (external thermal wall insulation).
Establishment of Terreal Solaire.
Partnership with Soladrilho in Portugal (façades).
Construction of a new unit for new-generation structural bricks (thermal performance bricks) in Colomiers.
Construction of a new tile unit at Kluang, Malaysia.
Construction of a second tile plant at Chagny to double production capacity. Modernisation of the plants at Bavent (plain tiles) and Rieussequel (exposed brick).
Joint venture in Indonesia (roof tiles)
Acquisition of Lahera (France, roofing components and chimney stacks).
The company leaves Saint-Gobain to become the Terreal Group. In the same year, we established sales offices in China.
Saint-Gobain Terreal formed from the merger of the three companies. Acquisition of US firm Ludowici. Sales offices established in UK.
Hervé Gastinel launches Project Terreal to develop the tile and brick businesses.