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World Design Capital – Cape Town 2014

February 2, 2014 at 14:19

We are very excited and proud to have been invited to showcase moladi innovative building technology at the prestigious World Design – Capital Cape Town 2014. “Train the unemployed to […]

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SA: Moladi housing model builds communities

SA: Moladi housing model builds communities

February 14, 2013 at 07:38

By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa – AfricanBrains Decent housing is one of the key factors in the fight against poverty and social exclusion. It is not just about putting a roof over […]

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Alternative Technologies spreading to WCape province

August 7, 2012 at 09:17

By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa – AfricanBrains Alternative Technologies could just be the solution to many countries reconstruction and development challenges. For instance, the Western Cape province has added welcome impetus to […]

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Housing for the poor: A sustainable solution

Housing for the poor: A sustainable solution

April 12, 2012 at 11:36

Modular building techniques are revolutionising house-building in Africa. AfricanBrains editor Marc McIlhone, with a background in architecture, takes a look at an innovative company using the techniques to build sustainable […]

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Earthquake-resistant table could save lives

Earthquake-resistant table could save lives

April 10, 2012 at 15:50

Israeli researchers have designed a table that can withstand falling debris in the event of an earthquake. The table’s designers, Arthur Brutter and Ido Bruno of the Bezalel Academy of Arts […]

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SA: Moladi receive international award

SA: Moladi receive international award

March 15, 2012 at 10:09

Back from exhibiting moladi in NY at the United Nations by invitation of the Smithsonian Institute, Moladi are very honoured to bring home yet another accolade, this time from Europe. Moladi received […]

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Why Chinese Companies Are Successful in Africa

Why Chinese Companies Are Successful in Africa

January 5, 2012 at 09:43

Chinese companies now dominate the African construction sector, with a market share larger than those of France, Italy and US combined. This strength of Chinese firms in Africa’s construction sector […]

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