South African Cement Producers Apply For Protection Against Imports

South African Cement Producers Apply For Protection Against Imports The Concrete Institute (TCI) has on behalf of the South African cement producers applied to the International Trade Administration Commission (ITAC) of South Africa to investigate the surge of imports of low-priced cement. TCI has lodged the application on behalf of AfriSam, Dangote Cement SA, Lafarge […]

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Ideal – and essential: Introduction to Concrete

Ideal – and essential: Introduction to Concrete The Concrete Institute’s School of Concrete Technology will this year again present a basic – but “absolutely essential” – training course in concrete technology for diverse operational levels in the construction sector. John Roxburgh, senior lecturer at the School of Concrete Technology in Midrand, says the aptly-named two-day […]

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First-ever industry-wide Conference unites concrete industry

First-ever industry-wide Conference unites concrete industry South Africa’s concrete organisations have emerged from a first-ever, industry-wide conference united and better equipped to deal with challenges facing the concrete and construction sectors. This is according to organiser, Johan van Wyk, of the Southern Africa Readymix Association (Sarma), co-host of the event along with the Concrete Manufacturers […]

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Students: start preparing now for Advanced Concrete Technology training

Students: start preparing now for Advanced Concrete Technology training Potential candidates for The Concrete Institute’s next Advanced Concrete Technology (ACT) diploma course at the beginning of 2018 or even the following one in 2020 should immediately start their preparations for this formidable but highly respected concrete training. That is the advice of John Roxburgh, lecturer […]

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