Who we are

Ytong is a brand for autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC). Ytong stands for highly efficient thermal insulation, optimal fire protection, and masonry that exhibits excellent load-bearing characteristics.

Lime, sand, cement and water form the main ingredients of AAC. Millions of air entertainments within the white block’s interior provide it with excellent thermal insulation properties.

Since 2010 Ytong is Brand of the century.

Our values

Xella manufactures and markets building materials, gypsum fibreboards and cement-bonded dry lining panels together with lime and limestone products.

With its Ytong, Hebel and Silka brands, Xella is one of the world's largest manufacturers of aerated concrete and calcium silicate products. With Fermacell, Xella sets the tone for high quality dry lining applications and with Fels, Xella is one of Europe's leading producers of lime and limestone.

Innovative concepts and new system approaches propel the development of sustainable building materials. Xella products are sustainable both in manufacture and use. By playing an important role in the construction of energy-efficient, high-quality buildings, they make a valid contribution to environmental protection and resource conservation. Thanks to these valuable qualities, our products have been bestowed with numerous awards and certifications from renowned testing institutes, trade associations, and initiatives.

In 2011 the Xella Group achieved with approximately 6.950 employees a revenue of 1.3 billion Euro.

Our presence around the world