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Corobrik’s Burgundy pavers, Burgundy Cobbles and Graphite pavers were selected for the roads and walkways throughout the naturally styled Elaleni Coastal Forest Estate in KwaZulu-Natal.


KwaZulu-Natal’s latest estate development – Elaleni Coastal Forest Estate – is premised on an ethos of sustainability which includes the incorporation of natural elements in construction. To minimise the impact on natural surrounds and achieve a design that integrates with the coastal forest, of Corobrik’s Burgundy pavers (10 440m2), Burgundy Cobbles (185m2) and Graphite pavers (840m2) […]

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University of Johannesburg architecture student Sarah Treherne received first prize at the regional awards ceremony for the 31st Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Award.


The architects of the future are the ones that will completely transform the way that we inhabit this earth and usher in the lived reality that will be the fourth industrial revolution. (more…)

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Brutally brilliant facebrick


Unlike Johannesburg architect, Thorsten Deckler, who feels that you can pretty much build anything with facebrick, many people over the decades have felt differently about utilitarian brick and concrete. This includes English poet, writer and broadcaster, Sir John Betjeman who wrote a 10-stanza poem, entitled Slough which called for the destruction of the English town […]

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Corobrik is rated best brick supplier in SA for the fourth consecutive year

PMR.africa presented the Diamond Arrow Award to Corobrik for the fourth year running for achieving the highest score in its annual national survey on brick suppliers to the South African construction industry at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Johannesburg on 16 April 2014. The survey was conducted from October 2013 to January 2014 using a […]

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Corobrik Helps Pave the Way for Tertiary Education in Kimberley

A blend of 100 000 nutmeg piazza and onyx pavers used to create an iconic public square that forms part of the first phase of the new Sol Plaatjie University development in Kimberley, has seen Corobrik leave its mark on one of the most exciting new projects for 2013. The square, where the official sod turning for […]

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New president and board for Claybrick

Pelelani Ngcuka, of Stutt Brick in the Eastern Cape, has been appointed as the new President of ClayBrick.org for the next two years. This announcement follows the 49th Annual General Meeting of the Association, where Julian de la Hunt of ClayTile was designated as the new Vice-President, along with a panel of board members.   […]

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