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Wienerberger

Wienerberger
Company nameWienerberger AG
Company typeAktiengesellschaft
IndustryBuilding materials
Founded1819
HeadquartersVienna, Austria
Key peopleHeimo Scheuch (CEO), Friedrich Kadrnoska (Chairman of the supervisory board)
ProductsBricks, roofing tiles, paving materials
Revenue-1.745 billion (2010)
Operating income-10.7 million (2010)
Net income(-) (-67.0 million) (2010)
Total assets-4.059 billion (end 2010)
Total equity-2.527 billion (end 2010)
Employees11,850 (average, 2010)

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Wienerberger AG is the world’s largest producer of bricks, and the second-largest European manufacturer of clay roof tiles. It is based in Vienna, Austria. Founded in 1819, the company's shares have been listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange since 1869 and currently have a free float of 100%.

By June 2007, Wienerberger was in the process of acquiring a majority in the construction company, Baggeridge PLC. The takeover was cleared by the British Competition Commission in May 2007.




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