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moladi in Sri Lanka moladi plastic formwork construction system Step #1 - Erect the formwork on the prepared floating raft foundation - 4 hours Step #2 - Fill the formwork with mortar (Concrete without stone) - 2 hours Step #3 - Strip the moladi plastic formwork the next day -…

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The durability and aesthetic qualities clay face brick are renowned for are some of the reasons government departments keep turning to Corobrik for the construction of affordable housing. Mmakwena Elizabeth Mothiba and her family are the latest recipients of a house in Ga-Mmamabolo, Polokwane, constructed using 5 220 of Corobrik’s…

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Traditional mud brick rondavels can be easily and affordably upgraded to increase thermal efficiency and aesthetics with the addition of a face brick “skin”.  So says architect and lecturer, Mthembeni Mkhize, who has been researching methods to improve on the traditional Nguni housing structure for the past few decades. “I…

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moladi established in Namibia - moladiNAMIBIA moladi CEO, Hennie Botes, was invited to meet with the Namibian Ministry task to address the huge housing backlog in Namibia. Also present during the meetings where the technical advisors to the Ministry and special advisor to President Hage Geingob. moladi has been handed two stands in…

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moladi in Mauritius Hennie Botes, CEO of moladi, at the Head office of the Mauritian Housing Company in Port Louis The cheapest newly built 120m2 house with three bedrooms, a living and dining room, kitchen, toilet/washroom and small veranda, by a formal developer costs around US$31 000 excluding the land. The…

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Here's a great project you can do in a weekend using supplies that you will find at your local Builders. This outdoor table has a built-in ice cooler to keep all your summer refreshments cold on hot, hot days.   You can buy everything you need for this project at…

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 Affordable Housing - moladi Making Housing Affordable COST SAVINGS moladi is able to control costs better by consolidating the supply chain. Its kit concept ensures that it controls costs by sourcing almost all components needed for a building site in one go, ensuring better control over prices and costs. Furthermore, says Hennie…

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Affordable Housing Developments Decent affordable housing is one of the key factors in the fight against poverty and social exclusion. It is not just about putting a roof over someone’s head. Academic research proves that access to a clean and stable home implicates an improvement in security, health and education.…

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Contemporary Cast Home  A beautiful example of a monolithic cast home using formwork to define the walls and structure - A modern approach to building - Cast Insitu - Simplistic - Minimalistic   “Contemporary” architecture and style is exactly what modular formwork construction process allows for - literally what is…

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