Industry News

1 year ago
A thermal performance comparison between six walling construction materials frequently used in South Africa When selecting building materials,... read more

30 min ago
COROBRIK PRODUCTS CHOSEN FOR SUPERIOR QUALITY IN NEW GAUTENG SOCIAL HOUSING DEVELOPMENT MANAGED BY JOSHCO There is a housing backlog of about 2.3... read more

3 days ago
Socio-economic sustainability concerns the parameters that affect people’s opportunities, now and in the future, to fulfil their potential as well... read more

3 days ago
Essentially, ClickBricks are clay bricks that do not need to be connected by cement to create a stable wall.  Produced by Daas Baksteen, ClickBricks... read more

3 days ago
Hydroseeding, also referred to as hydromulching, is a grass planting process. It is a fast, cost effective and high-quality method for seeding... read more

3 days ago
Fuel switching is often considered an essential step in achieving a low-carbon future. It replaces inefficient fuels with cleaner alternatives, such... read more

3 days ago
Rain water, storm water, grey water, ground water and water reclaimed from manufacturing processes can be treated and reused. In the brick production... read more

4 days ago
Unfired clay bricks were first used in Mesopotamia around the third millennium BC. Almost a third of the world's inhabitants live in houses made of... read more

1 week ago
Corobrik Celebrates Opening of Upper Tongaat Community Multipurpose Centre on Mandela Day Tongaat, 22 July 2019.  Mandela’s legacy was evident at the... read more

1 week ago
The CBA’s marketing role is to expand the market for clay brick through education, information and inspiration. This is achieved by working together... read more

1 week ago
The Voice is the Clay Brick Association's quarterly printed Member's magazine. Most issues are between 8-12 pages, and we can carry advertisements on... read more

2 weeks ago
Innovative architecture celebrated at SAIA KZN Inauguration and Awards’ CeremonyDurban, Saturday, 3 August 2019.  It was a night of twin celebrations... read more

3 weeks ago
The Voice is a printed magazine for CBA members. The July issue of The Voice has been published. Members - please contact Marnie at the CBA on admin@... read more

1 month ago
Submitted by: Lisa Reynolds Carbon Tax is being implemented in South Africa from 1 June 2019.  At the CBA’s annual conference, Lisa Reynolds of Green... read more

1 month ago
Dr Garth Tayler, a consultant in Ceramic Science and heavy clay production spoke on the 80:20 Rule as applied to sustainable brick manufacture. Back... read more

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