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How to get South Africa WORKING A "TOOL" to get the unemployed working - Fight unemployment, hunger and crime through housing The backlog for Affordable Housing in South Africa are in the millions. The main culprit in increased cost and affordability is "skilled labour*. The lack of artisans in the…

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moladi cast classrooms in record time Erect - Fill - Strip the next day. Two classroom with storage facilities (157 sqm). What a brilliant TEAM we have on site . All local labour that has never worked with moladi before . Our "teacher" taught them to produce this "superior" product…

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Alternative construction system company Moladi has developed a means of incorporating mine slag into its Moladi mix, offering mining companies a viable method for recycling their waste material and reducing construction costs when developing mine-site accommodation. Moladi founder and CEO Hennie Botes explains that its cement admixture is poured into…

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Corobrik’s face brick range have been used in several inner-city rejuvenation schemes across the country. The latest project that has used face bricks is Heritage View development in Brickfields, Newtown Johannesburg. The quality, durability and overall affordability of Corobrik’s face brick range has seen it form part of inner city…

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Retired citizens are enjoying their new homes developed by Central Developments using Corobrik’s sustainable and appealing face brick range. Corobrik Nebraska Travertine face bricks and Corobrik Classic Satin face bricks have been used to construct the Eldoraigne Retirement Village, situated in Centurion, Pretoria. A total of 5 million Corobrik face…

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moladi invited to solve Cameroon housing crisis Hennie Botes was invited to meet with Minister of Housing - Hon Jean Claude Mbwentchou of Cameroon in Yaoundé. The brief is to develop new villages - new towns - new cities A wonderful opportunity for moladi to design and develop Sustainable Integrated…

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In the context of South Africa’s built environment and its different climatic conditions, the many advantages of clay bricks in construction combine to underpin their well-recognised lifetime investment value, predicating clay brick construction as the ‘smart’ way to build. So Says Musa Shangase, Corobrik’s Commercial Director, South African’s leading brick…

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Industrial Building Systems | Industrialized housing system Industrialized housing system The construction industry is undergoing a transitional change from an industry employing conventional technology to a more systematic and mechanized system. This new system is now known as the Industrialized Building System (IBS). This new method of construction can increase…

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"We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them." - Albert Einstein. The "Horse & Carriage" industry was becoming too slow and cumbersome getting people from A to B compared to the "Model T" - The "Model T" has "destroyed the "Horse…

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