Modern construction requires efficient solutions to complex masonry designs. Our offsite brickwork and masonry prefabrication solutions deliver onsite productivity & cost advantages.
We offer a full range of bespoke bricks and masonry special products, brick slips, panels, arches, and prefabricated chimneys that blend perfectly to every individual building.
Each construction project is different and our skilled and experienced designers can create bespoke solutions designed to meet your exact needs and deliver fast production turnarounds.
LiteSpeed moves your goals of what’s possible forward, helping you achieve new efficiencies and realise cost savings through innovative, bespoke prefabricated brick and masonry building products, backed by unrivalled service and fast delivery.
Our manufacturing facility in Oxfordshire acts as our hub for prefabrication and pre-assembly operations. Starting with our specialist designers, our end-to-end manufacturing process involves employing the latest machinery and equipment. Our proven and flexible production methodologies are designed to minimise delivery times and ensure peak quality. Finally, finished units are delivered back to our customers' sites using out own fleet of vehicles.
LiteSpeed manufactures a wide range of high quality, prefabricated brick products. Made to order, to meet our clients’ exacting requirements for brick panels, arches, pre-fabricated chimneys and special shapes. Collecting bricks from site for guarantees a precise colour match. Our latest cutting machines use our advanced water recycling and filtration system to ensure reduced environmental impact and that no cross-colour contamination occurs. Only BBA approved epoxy resins are used in the fabrication process. Our continued membership of the Construction Glassfibre Manufactures Association requires an annual audit which in turn results in our products being NHBC approved.
LiteSpeed works with clients at the early project stage, providing Value Engineering advice and guidance across the full product range.
During the procurement process our professional take off and scheduling service proves invaluable for the larger more complex projects.We collaborate directly with your technical team and site management providing the necessary information, detailed specifications and best practice advise to enable problem free installation. As and when necessary, LiteSpeed can also visit your site to advise the trades directly.
Every day the UK’s biggest and best housing developers rely on LiteSpeed’s products and Services for their construction projects. Since 2001 we have suppled brickwork and masonry prefabrication solutions to thousands of building sites across the UK and our mission is to continue to develop innovative and cost efficient solutions that work backed up by great client service and fast turnaround times.
LiteSpeed is delighted to have contributed to this major refurbishment and transformation of an archetypal 1980s concrete office block under the leadership of Make Architects and Contractor 8 Build. It was the winner of the Brick Development Association’s Chairman Award and shortlisted for the Craftsmanship Award.
LiteSpeed’s involvement included supplying pre-made panelling for both the horizontal and soffited areas of brickwork as well as brick cladding facing the numerous elements of complex steel masonry support. Michelmersh provided the bespoke Charnwood blend of bricks with many special shapes that combine to make a positive contribution to the surrounding historic street scene.
A nominee for architectures top accolade the Stirling Prize and winner of numerous other awards – In the words of the Brick Development Association Judges “The subtlety of the brick-work and brick detailing is both beautiful and playful. The quality achieved should be an example for future housing developments”.
Overseen by De Rijke Marsh Morgan Architects and leading Contractors Lendlease the project demanded all suppliers met rigorous QA standards. Successfully meeting the desired standard LiteSpeed’s production team enjoyed the challenge of creating and delivering hundreds of different special shapes in eight different coloured bricks.
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Reducing the error rate is vital to avoid wasting time and money. In our experience with them, from design to manufacture through to shipment, LiteSpeed is managed by people who have pioneered and understand brickwork and chimney prefabrication like no other.
When it comes to our developments, it’s all about attention to detail and quality of finish and we expect the same of our suppliers. LiteSpeed has risen to all our challenges providing pre-made brick arches, chimney stacks and brick specials consistently, on time and to our highest standards.
In a fast pasted and dynamic industry like ours, being able to rely on LiteSpeed as a trusted supplier is critical to our success and profitability. On a practical note, it’s great when you know you can go straight to the person you need to talk to and if not they call you right back.
Crest Nicholson Southern
With over twenty years experience, there's no situation we haven't encountered, and no problem we've failed to solve.
The majority of our work is in the South East, but we supply throughout the UK and abroad, and have even exported as far afield as Japan.