Brick Manufacturers & Members

Architects are educated professionals and are keen to expand their knowledge on the latest trends and materials. The Institute of Architects organizes regular working breakfasts to providing...view more

At the sod turning of the new Corobrik factory at Driefontein is (L to R) Lerato Mokgotsi, Rehab Mathobela, Peter du Trevou (Corobrik Chairman) and Bryan Soldaat, Director: Resources Based Industries for the Department of Trade and Industry.

Corobrik, South Africa’s leading brick maker, is making steady progress in the construction of its R801-million new Driefontein factory and expects to see the first bricks exit kiln one of two...view more

CBA Associate Member Beralmar Technologic recently commissioned a new solid brick plant in Malaysia. The first phase of the new facility has a production of 480 tonnes per day.The tunnel kiln and...view more

A clear majority in the South African National Assembly today, 19 February 2019, voted for the long-debated Carbon Tax Bill. Following this milestone, the bill will be submitted to the Council of...view more

What is the objective of the online submission of brick manufacturing statistics?

This online platform will allow advanced monitoring of performance against various Key Sustainability Indicators (...view more

October 2018

CBA President Colin Meyer

"It gives me great pleasure to report on my first three months in office.

Switch Africa Green Project

All members should be aware...view more

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PICTURE CREDIT: The Merrivale Academy - The successful graduates from the Corobrik-sponsored Animal Production NQF Level 1 learnership are (from front row to back): Thandokuhle Mavuso, Nelisiwe Sibeko, Lindokuhle Mthembu, Sphumelele Khanyile, Nokuzotha Mjwara, Nandisa Mncwabe, Sibusiso Ngcobo, Balungile Sokupola, Siphephile Hlongwane, Samukelo Ndaba, Siphamandla Biyela, Thobeka Chiliza, Qiniso Buthelezi, Siyabonga Dlamini, Lwandile Ngcoya and Mthokozisi Khumalo.

Corobrik’s dedication to community empowerment through ongoing educational opportunities has afforded 18 individuals with disabilities the opportunity to achieve an Animal Production NQF Level 1...view more

Rod Taylor presents to the Border Kei Institute of Architects in East London

Rod Taylor of First Bricks presented a workshop on clay brick to the Border Kei Institute of Architects in East London.

Executive Officer Glynis Heger explains that the Association...view more

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Win this amazing prize! This competition is open only to paid-up CBA Full and Associate Members.

Read our latest newsletter, and answer the questions. The winner will be drawn on 16 November 2018.

 

 

Informal brick-maker Anah Mulaudzi near Thohoyandou prepares her clamp kiln for firing using macadamia nut shells as her fuel source.

The Clay Brick Association of South Africa (CBA), EcoMetrix Africa (EMA) and Partners for Innovation (PfI) have been commissioned to execute a 3-year project co-sponsored by the European Union (EU...view more

Dr. Andrew Smith, the world renown expert on Ceramic technology who lectures at the University of Derby, has offered to present a short course on ceramics to our members.

The provisional...view more

On behalf of the CBA Board of Directors, I would like to thank all sponsors, organisers, speakers and participants for their enthusiastic participation in the 2018 AGM and Conference. We hope our...view more

Busch Vacuum Pumps and Systems has successfully introduced their dry vacuum technology for clay brick extrusion to the African market with 13 local installations (including five market leaders)....view more

In August, the CBA marketed the benefits of clay brick at Interbuild Africa - the biggest building and construction exhibition on the continent. We demonstrated the economic and environmental...view more

Sustainability Week seminars provide intensive exposure to professional experts on sustainability topics. One of those experts was CBA Technical Director Nico Mienie, who presented the findings of...view more

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