Our history

History of Terreal


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2017

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.

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2016

Modernization of Chagny : installation of a new press U52. Launch of Storelio, a photovoltaic system to store energy.

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2015

Modernisation of the plant in Castiglione Fiorentino (Italy, tiles and bricks) and start of modernisation work at Revel (France, façades)

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2014

Joint venture with IKO in France (sarking – external thermal roof insulation).

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2014

Joint venture between Ludowici and Redland Mexico (roof tiles).

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2012

Joint venture with UNIECO in Italy.

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2011

Launch of roof membranes in France (ESTERRE brand). Sales offices established in Brazil.

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2011

Joint venture with GEBRIK in Belgium (external thermal wall insulation).

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2010

Establishment of Terreal Solaire.

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2009

Joint venture with Soladrilho in Portugal (façades).

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2009

Construction of a new unit for new-generation structural bricks (thermal performance bricks) in Colomiers.

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2008

Construction of a new tile unit at Kluang, Malaysia.

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2008

Construction of a second tile plant at Chagny to double production capacity. Modernisation of the plants at Bavent (plain tiles) and Rieussequel (exposed brick).

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2008

Joint venture in Indonesia (roof tiles)

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2006

Acquisition of Lahera (France, roofing components and chimney stacks).

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2003

The company leaves Saint-Gobain to become the Terreal Group. In the same year, we established sales offices in China.

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2001

Saint-Gobain Terreal formed from the merger of the three companies. Acquisition of US firm Ludowici. Sales offices established in UK.

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2000

Hervé Gastinel launches Project Terreal to develop the tile and brick businesses.