Property Owners & Developers

Durban, 15 July 2019.  The recent Quarterly Labour Force Survey published by Stats SA indicated a spike in unemployment with some 27.1% of the country’s employable population actively seeking work.... more
When you add up the cost of building your own home, construction materials are a substantial budget item. Where the property has an existing building, the demolition and removal of structures can add... more
Developed by Own Haven Housing Association and contracted to WBHO, Milkwoods is a R250 million, 630-unit housing development on Port Elizabeth’s Victoria Drive. Named after the protected tree species... more
Riaan Huiskens from the Nelson Mandela University is the 32nd winner of the Corobrik Architectural Student Award.  He received his award at a ceremony in Johannesburg on Tuesday 7 May 2019.   Riaan’s... more
The Terra Nova Retirement Village forms part of a major project being built by Stellor which includes six other estates in Trichardt - Secunda, Mpumalanga. This first-class retirement estate already... more
Clay bricks last for centuries! Some structures built with clay bricks have been recorded to have been around since 4400 BC, question is - if builders in ancient times put their trust in clay bricks... more
Award-winning development, The Gayles Estate in Evander, Mpumalanga is only 8km away from Secunda, making it an affordable housing option for Sasol employees. Federale Stene’s Semiface Travetine (FBA... more
When you make energy-efficient construction decisions, you can expect that your building will cost less to operate, produce fewer greenhouse gas emissions and be a more comfortable place to live,... more
The construction of additional accommodation at the University of Witwatersrand’s Barnato Hall of Residence will provide a hundred and fifty students with new rooms by the end of 2019. Although... 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... more
4 million Corobrik face bricks contribute to new housing development in Johannesburg Development in South Africa’s housing market continues on an upward trend with quality, sustainable products, such... more
Malelane Stene had the privilege of supplying bricks to this innovative Lifestyle Centre and Graskop Gorge Lift - the latest and most innovative tourism development in South Africa and the only one... more
Education infrastructure is the government’s investment in South Africa’s future. A place of learning must be the embodiment of stability, permanence and strength and provide an environment that... more
Makana Brick is proud to be associated with the National English Literary Museum (NELM) in Grahamstown. Designed by Intsika Architects, the National English Literary Museum is the first five-star... more
The Nelson Mandela University (NMU, previously NMMU) is a multi-campus institution with five campuses in Port Elizabeth and Uitenhage.   After a substantial redesign, the NMU Business School at the... more
Brick is inexhaustible natural, durable and eco-friendly building material which offers permanence, stability, security, style and design integrity.  ''BrickArchitecture.com is the website entirely... more
The versatility and associated benefits of clay face brick allow it to extend across all sectors of the construction industry, forming a vital component of massive developments, hospitals and schools... more
From the warm, tropical summers of KwaZulu-Natal’s coastline, to the cold, frosty winters of the province’s interior, there is a need for superior building products that are able to withstand both... more
Corobrik’s Graphite pavers add to the modern Menlyn Learning Hub The vibrant design of Menlyn Learning Hub within Menlo Park, Pretoria, has been carefully matched with durable, aesthetically... more
The world’s fourth Radisson RED hotel is a vibrant addition to Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront. The building's use of natural materials including clay products contributed towards the 5 Star Green... more
Earthy face brick – inside and out - is the standout feature of a modern holiday home on the Free State side of the Vaal River designed by Johannesburg-based Thorsten Deckler of 26’10 South... more
Picture this, you’re sitting down with your architect in the beginning stages of planning your dream home and you realise that every decision from design to function is yours to make. This can be a... more
The intricate contrast of colour and texture has showcased the best features of clay pavers, more than 400 000 of which were used for the urban enhancement of the iconic Kliptown Walter Sisulu Square... more
Mirroring I-CAT Environmental Solutions’ principles of ecological sustainability, its flagship Pretoria-based building was constructed using only environmentally-aligned products, among them,... more

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