Board Architecture – a South African adaptation

Dec 09, 2014 No Comments by

The usage of boards in construction is common practice and has been for many centuries. Derived from natural organic materials such as timber, boards have also enjoyed an evolution into synthetic or engineered variants that are more contemporary in today’s built environment. The attributes of a quality board weigh equally in its aesthetics, as well […]

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Lafarge, MND Enterprises make ‘life-changing’ centre a reality

Nov 25, 2014 No Comments by

When The Break-Through Centre – a facility in Katlehong, Gauteng that aims to ensure basic early learning education is accessible to all children – asked Lafarge to contribute towards its expansion, leading local contractor MND Enterprises brought its Light Steel Frame Building (LSFB) construction expertise to the project. Mfundeni Mthembu, Director of Operations, MND Enterprises, […]

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Where Price and Prescription collide

Nov 07, 2014 1 Comment by

In the building materials industry, the best materials may not necessarily be the most successful, or profitable from a sales perspective. With current growth forecasts showing that 6 out of the 10 fastest growing economies globally emanate from the continent of Africa, it is no surprise to see the influx of materials from Europe and […]

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