A cellular honeycomb structure, manufactured from woven slit film tape strips that are stitched alternately together, forming three dimensional square cells. Multi-Cell is used as an in-situ shuttering to cast continuous interlocking concrete paving for road or canal construction…
The Aquaflow paving system delivers immediate environmental benefits and financial savings, The Aquaflow block is one of the interlocking permeable pavers that Inca Concrete Products manufacture under license in South Africa. It has the structural support and stability of traditional concrete pavers, combined with the environmental benefit of storm water management.
THE ‘lows and highs’ factor is a common problem when laying interlocking concrete paving. It happens when inferior quality pavers of irregular depth don’t fit together easily. The result is an uneven surface and a bumpy ride. But that was no problem for the contractor laying over 2 000m² of Technicrete’s Double Zig-Zag paving blocks at the new Grey Owl shopping centre in Midrand, Gauteng.
Extensive upgrading of roads and footpaths is under way in Limpopo and Technicrete’s Polokwane manufacturing plants are ready to meet the continuing demand for concrete paving and kerbing. As this year’s upgrading projects proceed, one common feature is the repeated specification by engineers of Technicrete’s Double Zig-Zag interlocking concrete paving block. The Double Zig-Zag block has won a reputation as one of the best-performing paving blocks in applications ranging from pedestrian routes to heavy-duty main roads.
A young entrepreneur who “fell in love with construction” is today running her own busy construction company handling a multimillion rand contract to pave township roads in the North West Province – and sees the prospect of more such contracts on the way.