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Over 17,000 tons of ROCLA Toilets
12 June 2017
Over 17,000 tons of ROCLA Toilets

Against a backlog requirement of 180,000 toilets, the Amathole District Municipality issued a tender for concrete panel toilets to be manufactured and installed in a very poor and rural part of the Eastern Cape, Amathole. Rocla Sanitation won the first phase of the tender and has currently delivered to site 17,500 of the 25,000 toilets required by June 2014.

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Pre-Cast Bridge Deck planks from ROCLA
25 April 2017
Pre-Cast Bridge Deck planks from ROCLA

The needs of architects and civil engineering contractors for specialised construction products and materials change as infrastructure projects become more technologically advanced while at the same time having to remain cost effective. Rocla, part of the IS Group, South Africa’s leading manufacturer of precast concrete products, is geared up to offer innovative solutions no matter how challenging the customer requirements are.

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Rocla products trusted in new Power Stations
2 July 2015
Rocla products trusted in new Power Stations

Rocla (Pty) Ltd is Southern Africa’s leading manufacturer of precast concrete products for infrastructure, including pipes, culverts, manholes, poles and other related products and has an extensive network of factories throughout South Africa, Namibia and Botswana

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Technicrete, Rocla and Oconbrick acquired by RMB Ventures and Capitalworks
31 October 2013
Technicrete, Rocla and Oconbrick acquired by RMB Ventures and Capitalworks

Technicrete, Rocla and Oconbrick, previously part of the Murray & Roberts Construction Products Africa platform, have been successfully acquired by a consortium consisting of private equity firm Capitalworks, RMB Ventures and senior executives in the businesses. The transaction is effective from 31 October.

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Concrete Cabins for Photovoltaic farms manufactured under licence by ROCLA
7 July 2013
Concrete Cabins for Photovoltaic farms manufactured under licence by ROCLA

It is a known fact that South Africa is facing severe energy shortages and that the development and utlisation of renewable energy as a source of supply has become paramount. The development of Photovoltaic (PV) farms in South Africa, whilst still in its infancy, has positive implications for the tourism, commercial and residential sectors as well as those communities not reliant on the grid system.

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Tzaneen transmission line upgraded
20 April 2012
Tzaneen transmission line upgraded

International Organis-ation for Standardisation-certi- fied precast concreteinfrastructure manufacturer Rocla has partnered with Polokwane-based contractingcompany Mohale Electrical Contractors to improve the double-circuit 66 kV transmission line from the Tzaneen main substation to the new Western substation.

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Concrete product has potential use in rail industry
13 April 2012
Concrete product has potential use in rail industry

Concrete products manufacturer Rocla has added the Alfabloc precast concrete retaining wall system to its range of products.

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Rocla Launches Rainwater Harvesting Solutions
2 October 2011
Rocla Launches Rainwater Harvesting Solutions

October 2011 Johannesburg – Rocla Southern Africa, in collaboration with Rocla Australia, both market leaders in precast concrete infrastructural products and solutions, has launched the Rocla ecoRain® and ecoRain® plus water harvesting systems in a bid to encourage rainwater harvesting, retention and re-usage.

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