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Building Construction Professionals

The value of building plans passed and buildings completed are two indicators that can be used to gauge the state of the building industry. The infographic outlines some key findings from Stats SA...view more

First Published by BUSINESS DAY, Home Front
Date: 08 May 2015
Journalist: David Steynberg

The use of alternative building systems like light steel frames is growing on South...view more

The socio-economic contribution of clay brick to local communities

The Minister of Human Settlements, Lindiwe Sisulu, MP, hosted the National Human Settlements Indaba and Exhibition on 16-17 October 2014 at Sandton Convention Centre.

The Clay Brick...view more

Claytile Maxi

Our challenge as brick manufacturers in pursuit of a significant share of the Low Cost Housing market has been to provide clay brick products in formats that were more cost effective and afforded...view more

As the need for more sustainable housing grows, clay brick in construction's superior composite offering, none more so than in the critical areas of energy efficiency, indoor air quality,...view more

Makana Brick's Rod Taylor and Colin Meyer, Eastern Cape Training Centre's Peter George (yellow hat) pose with trainees from the Makana Brick Bricklaying School this week. Photo: Stephen Penney

Makana Brick Bricklaying School is f unded by Makana Brick and run by the East Cape Training Centre, the training facility is based at the factory's premises.

Courses are run where there...view more


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