The CBA represents the clay brick and paver manufacturers of Southern Africa.

We inspire sustainable, contemporary brick architecture and building design in all areas of the built environment: commercial, residential and landscape.

Industry News

5 months ago
Sustainability Factsheet #02 The Department of Environmental Affairs has set limits for the air pollutants that may be released from clamp kilns. As... read more

5 months ago
Sustainability Factsheet #01 Recycling waste products by incorporating them into clay brick during production is a practical and environmentally-... read more

5 months ago
The Voice is a printed magazine for CBA members. The May issue of The Voice has been published. Members - please contact Marnie at the CBA on admin@... read more

5 months ago
Severe thunderstorms which hit KwaZulu-Natal in April this year took many lives and left thousands of structures destroyed – one of which was the... read more

5 months ago
South Africa is the largest CO2 emitter in Africa and the 12th largest in the world. The clay brick sector is committed to playing their part in... read more

5 months ago
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... read more

6 months ago
A Boundary Park warehouse and office block, located within Johannesburg’s North Riding area, is a unique envisioning of the striking elegance that... read more

6 months ago
Developed by Own Haven Housing Association and contracted to WBHO, Milkwoods is a R250 million, 630-unit housing development on Port Elizabeth’s... read more

6 months ago
Riaan Huiskens from the Nelson Mandela University is the 32nd winner of the Corobrik Architectural Student Award.  He received his award at a... read more

6 months ago
Architects are educated professionals and are keen to expand their knowledge on the latest trends and materials.  The Institute of Architects... read more

6 months ago
Corobrik, South Africa’s leading brick maker, is making steady progress in the construction of its R801-million new Driefontein factory and expects... read more

6 months ago
CBA Associate Member Beralmar Technologic recently commissioned a new solid brick plant in Malaysia.  The first phase of the new facility has a... read more

6 months ago
A clear majority in the South African National Assembly today, 19 February 2019, voted for the long-debated Carbon Tax Bill. Following this milestone... read more

7 months ago
The Terra Nova Retirement Village forms part of a major project being built by Stellor which includes six other estates in Trichardt - Secunda,... read more

7 months ago
Clay bricks last for centuries! Some structures built with clay bricks have been recorded to have been around since 4400 BC, question is - if... read more

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