Long format bricks essentially offer a longer, leaner look than standard UK format bricks. They come in a range of lengths and are becoming increasingly popular in modern design and architecture in the UK.
Wienerberger offers a variety of solutions to cater for this growing trend with our Roman and Megaline ranges. These two ranges offer a selection of different size formats, colours and finishes to enable architects and specifiers to create a striking visual effect on virtually any building.
Megaline Light Red Multi This public services and welfare centre in Ledeburg was created by Ghent-based firm, Bontinck. The specification of Wienerberger Megaline Light Red Multi gives the large-scale development a sense of warmth, unity and solidity. The long format serves to enhance the length of the building, creating a vibrant and impactful façade.
Megaline Dark Red Multi Located in the heart of West Flanders, this residential development from BURO II & ARCHI+I is a striking example of the unique aesthetic that can be achieved with long format bricks. The external walls are pointed with a medium grey, brushed joint for contrast, while the extruded format emphasises the formal […]
Roman Grey Waterstruck This elegant luxury villa in Belgium was designed by Ghent studio, CAAN Architecten. Laid flat and pointed with a colour-matched mortar, the Wienerberger Roman Grey Waterstruck brick enhances the refined structure of the façade, contrasting magnificently with the glossy, minimalist effect of the dark glass windows.