Industry News

11 months ago
“What do you want, brick?” ….this is a question which has gained legendary status within architectural circles Whether accepted, concealed, rejected... read more

11 months ago
The movers and shakers of the architectural world in South Africa gathered to witness the presentation of the 2015/2016 Corobrik SAIA Awards of Merit... read more

11 months ago
The National Cleaner Production Centre of South Africa invites CBA Members to join their Gauteng Industrial Symbiosis Programme (GISP) Workshop on... read more

11 months ago
Once completed, Eskom’s Mpumalanga-based Kusile coal-fired power plant, will be the world’s largest coal-fired power plant ever built. Ocon Brick... read more

11 months ago
One of the best-preserved historical pieces in the world, a brick vault has been unearthed in the ancient city of Metropolis in Turkey. The vault is... read more

11 months ago
The suburb of Sandton, often referred to as the ‘richest square mile in Africa’, continues to attract commercial and residential developments such as... read more

1 year ago
The insulation of external masonry walling in the RSA buildings is not mandatory in terms of the National Building Regulations. This Technical Note... read more

1 year ago
Corobrik bricklaying training schools upskill construction workers Corobrik has opened a new bricklaying training centre at its Lawley factory in... read more

1 year ago
The Vaal Mall, which originally opened nine years ago, recently underwent a R420 million upgrade. The second phase expansion of the Vaal Mall created... read more

1 year ago
The decline in construction of new tertiary educational establishments has resulted in greater pressure being placed on existing facilities to... read more

1 year ago
Following a strong performance in January and April, the overall value of construction projects awarded rose 13% year-on-year in the first five... read more

1 year ago
The 2016 Brick Sustainability Report, provides a detailed account of how the clay brick sector in the UK has performed against its collective... read more

1 year ago
A new 3D Visualiser has been launched by Corobrik which will enable architects and specifiers to generate an accurate visual impression on their own... read more

1 year ago
Corobrik was presented with a special award at the WeDesign 2016 conference organised by the South African Institute of Architects KwaZulu-Natal (... read more

1 year ago
In many countries, wall thermal resistance or R-value is the sole determinant of energy efficiency. Here in South Africa, R-values are only one... read more

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