Cerámicas Mora, Illescas, Spain/Spanien

Cerámicas Mora achieves flexibility combined with high quality standards within a new type of combination plant

In its new plant for facing bricks and façade tiles at ­Illescas, south of Madrid, the Spanish brick manufacturer Cerámicas Mora relies on a new type of technology devised by Lingl and a slim works concept which is able to produce various high-quality products with relatively low manufacturing costs.

1 Introduction

Cerámicas Mora, Illescas, situated south of Madrid, was founded more than 50 years ago and has been producing a wide range of ceramic products in this centrally positioned manufacturing plant, ideally situated to supply the whole of Spain.

Cerámicas Mora was one of the first brick manufacturers in Spain to operate a tunnel kiln. In 2004, after having carried out two previous plant extensions in 1977 and 1978, Cerámicas Mora decided again to increase productivity of the plant by working together with Lingl on a new project. Since the end of 2006, the company has been producing...

Related articles:

Issue 10/2009 Just in time by Lingl

Turn-key roofing tile plant for Uralita starts production exactly on time

A new name for reli- ability and adherence to schedules: just in time by Lingl! The construction of the turn-key roofing tile plant Lusoceram in Portugal demonstrated this as the plant was completed...

Issue 12/2008 Technical Paper

“Clemson Brick Forum“ 2008 focuses on saving money

1 Introduction Like in 2007, the forum lasted from Sunday afternoon to Tuesday afternoon, and, like numerous other international meetings too, the trend is toward markedly compressed events – both in...

Issue 3/2019 Dr. Joachim Harder

Market trends in the European Brick and Tile Industry

1 Introduction The economic development of the clay brick and roofing tile industry is influenced to a large extent by housing construction and the number of completed homes. »1 shows a current...

Issue 4/2016

Successful production start at “La Escandella” in Spain

At the end of 2014, the Spanish company “La Escandella” placed an order with Lingl for substantial modification work in its roofing tile factory near Alicante, Spain. Headquartered in Alicante, La...

Issue 7-8/2012

Successful trade fair for Lingl

Ceramitec provided Lingl with another opportunity to give an impressive presentation of its competence and performance. The exhibition “The Future Brick Plant” showcased technologies of the future...