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Locrete finalists in ZA competition

09 May 2010

Locrete Group are finalists in the ABSA International Innovative Housing and Sustainable Energy Efficiency competition 2009-2010. The results will be announced 22 May 2010.

Locrete entered the competition in 2009 to introduce the Locrete Building System to South Africa and offer its many advantages to contribute to solving South Africa's housing concerns.

As part of the competition, the Group had to construct a sample home within 3 months to demonstrate its system and benefits. Locrete designed and constructed a 60 square metre, 2 storey house currently standing in Mbekweni Township in the Western Cape. Locrete successfully completed the construction in 25 days.