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Brickwork Vandersanden wins the Family business award of excellence
Vandersanden was awarded the Belgian "Family Business Award of Excellence" on Wednesday 13 December, organized by EY in cooperation with FBN Belgium and GUBERNA. The jury praised Vandersanden for its exemplary role in innovation, its sustainability policy and controlled growth.
Joseph Bricks
Vandersanden Group has partnered with start-up company Joseph Bricks in Maasmechelen (Belgium). This partnership has added the most innovative manufacturing process for moulded brick slips to Vandersanden's range, enabling a saving of over 50% on raw materials and energy.
‘Ambassador for Excellence in Family Companies’ 2017-2018

This is a new award that honours the best family companies and holds them up as inspiring role models. An expert and independent panel chose Vandersanden Group as winner.

On 14 December 2016, Vandersanden Group signed an agreement in principle for the acquisition of CRH Clay Division Netherlands, Germany and Belgium, part of the Irish listed CRH Group.