When you choose a member of Independent Network to install your VEKA uPVC windows, doors or conservatory, it’s reassuring to know that they’re supported by the largest privately-owned windows systems company in the world.
VEKA Group has over 40 years’ experience in manufacturing industry-leading uPVC systems, and employs more than 5,200 people in over 35 manufacturing and sales sites worldwide.
Yes, it’s a vast global organisation, but it’s backed by true local knowledge. In the UK, for instance, our development and technical teams design products from scratch that are perfectly suited to our unique environment and climate.
VEKA Group work hard to lead the market with investment, product development, and technology that provides you, our customers, with a fantastic range of great looking products that are energy efficient, secure, and environmentally responsible.
With its valuable support and worldwide reputation to technical excellence, VEKA Group is the perfect partner to all members of Independent Network.
As an industry-leading environmentally responsible manufacturer, VEKA leads the way. With initiatives that include establishing a recycling system so that the material from old frames is re-used in the manufacture of the latest frames. VEKA was also one of the first companies to be granted BFRC ‘A+’ Window Energy Rating (WER), and also produces the only window system that is A Rated for sound reduction.
Find out more about VEKA
What does VEKA Group do?
VEKA Group extrudes lengths of profile (UPVC), in a range of different colours, this is then sent to our fabricators who make the lengths of profile into a window, door or conservatory and finally then sent to an installer who fits them in your home.
How many plants do VEKA Group have globally?
VEKA Group have more than 35 manufacturing and sales sites across the globe, including facilities across Europe, Asia, America and Russia.
How many people do VEKA Group employ?
At the Burnley site in the UK VEKA Group employ around 400 people, globally VEKA Group employ over 5,000.
Do VEKA Group recycle?
We have 3 old to new uPVC recycling plants in France, Germany and the UK. Visit our VEKA Recycling sister company's website for more information.
When was VEKA Group founded?
VEKA Group was founded in Germany in 1968 as 'VekaPlast'.
When was VEKA Group established in the UK?
VEKA Group was established in Burnley, Lancashire in 1986.
What products does VEKA Group sell?
VEKA Group offers 3 uPVC systems - VEKA, Halo & Imagine. These are sold by Independent Network members across the UK in the form of UPVC windows, doors, conservatories and extensions.
How big is VEKA Group in the UK?
VEKA Group is the number 1 systems company in the UK, The Burnley site boasts 34 extrusion lines and developed the first UPVC window system awarded an 'A' rating under the new energy rating system.