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

2 years ago
A thermal performance comparison between six walling construction materials frequently used in South Africa When selecting building materials,... read more

2 days ago
South African brick makers are ramping up production in a Covid-19 protected, safe and orderly manner, in good time for the startup of the... read more

2 weeks ago
Few things irritate us more than exposure to excessive noise. It is hard enough to concentrate with the distractions of nearby cell phones and loud... read more

3 weeks ago
Corobrik’s face bricks used to create homes in Roodepoort’s Princess Plots Informal Settlement The first phase of the Princess Plots Informal... read more

1 month ago
Makana Brick in the Eastern Cape has invested in a solar microgrid to supplement and secure their power supply. The farm of photovoltaic (PV) panels... read more

1 month ago
Construction industry suppliers are calling for government leaders to add construction to the list of essential businesses. According to a joint... read more

2 months ago
In an effort to continually improve the sustainability performance of the clay brick sector in South Africa, business cases have been developed to... read more

2 months ago
EThekwini Municipality continues to show its commitment to the city’s residents through a number of ongoing upgrades to public spaces, prioritising... read more

2 months ago
When it comes to modern and minimalist design, Scandanavia leads the way! Fjordenhus is the first architectural work of Olafur Eliasson, a Danish-... read more

2 months ago
A well-designed cavity wall built from a high-density masonry material like clay brick offers two key benefits: It provides excellent insulation... read more

2 months ago
The start of the 2020 school year was particularly exciting for some 1 800 pupils as they entered the doors of the newly-constructed Noordgesig... read more

2 months ago
The first phase of the Princess Plots Informal Settlement Upgrade Project has seen 281 homes handed over to residents in this Roodepoort-based... read more

3 months ago
A modern cavity wall is a watertight, energy-efficient masonry structure appropriate for external load-bearing walls.  About a third of all the heat... read more

3 months ago
In a country where bricks have been virtually squeezed out of the market by concrete, a prominent businessman has recently re-opened a brick factory... read more

4 months ago
The Clay Brick Association of South Africa is proud to be a founding member of a Leadership Forum under the auspices of The Minerals Council South... read more