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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

The versatility of face brick has seen it incorporated in a number of prominent structures across the healthcare sector. One innovative example is the 9 300m2 Busamed Bram Fischer International...view more

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

Apollo Brick is proud to be chosen as one of the main suppliers of an extensive construction project launched at Steyn City in Fourways. The durability and sustainability of clay brick was a key...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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