CMA and CMACS difference

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The Concrete Manufacturers Association (CMA) is the primary representative of the precast concrete industry. Now in its 45th year, it promotes the use of precast concrete.  The CMA publishes leading industry guides, presents workshops and facilitate training.  The CMA initiates standards in close cooperation with SABS and collaborates with its members in developing new products and services.

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Membership is open to any precast concrete manufacturer, provided certain quality-based criteria are met.  View Member Benefits by clicking on the "Membership" tab in the Main Menu above.

Find Products

CMA Approved Members are listed here.  Search by Producer Name, keyword, province or precast product tag.  Source quality precast concrete units ONLY from CMA producer members.

Publications

Access a collection of industry leading publications.  Complied by experts over a period of 40 years, these are the most concise and accurate industry brochures, manuals and publications available in South Africa.

CMA Profile

Click the button to view the CMA's corporate information: Profile, Operational & Management, MOI, Social Responsibility, Code of Ethics and Panel of Experts.

Find a CMA Member

Through association with industry bodies, institutes, organisations and "Associations", the member shows it's professional demeanor and commitment to industry "morals" as set by the association. In the case of the CMA - "Quality Cast in Concrete"

The BIGGEST benefit of association membership is the image which this member affiliation portrays to the market being serviced.  Association Membership is synonym with quality, honesty, professionalism and proper code in conduct!

  Superior Precast Concrete Units are supplied in South Africa by CMA Producer Members.

Click on the map to search for CMA Producer Members by name, keyword, province or product tag.  This is the consumer's porthole to procuring precast concrete with confidence.

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Certification and "Mark of Approval"

CMA Certification Services

CMA Certification Services (Pty) Ltd is a Product Certification Company, accredited by SANAS to provide certification services, according to SANS Specification, to the precast concrete manufacturing industry.  Note;  there is a big difference between CMA Membership and CMA Certification Services - for more information - Click here!

CMACS Mark
Holders

CMA Membership is not a prerequisite to apply for CMACS certification services and the CMACS Mark of Approval.  Verify mark holders by clicking on the link in the top right hand corner of the home page or by navigating the main menu.  Precast producers not listed here does not carry CMACS Product Certification or the CMACS Mark of Approval.

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Complaints

In order to lodge a complaint concerning a precast concrete unit bearing the CMA Certification Services Mark of Approval, please make use of the contact details supplied under "Certification and Mark of Approval" drop-down list, in the main menu above, and submit your complaint.

Impartiality Statement

CMA Certification ensures that decisions are based on objective evidence and conformity obtained through a competent audit process in which decisions are not influenced by other interests or by other parties. To view and/or download the Impartiality Statement - Click here.

Recent News

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SIKA TO ACQUIRE MBCC GROUP TO ACCELERATE ITS GROWTH STRATEGY AND REINFORCE ITS POSITION AS SUSTAINABILITY CHAMPION IN THE GLOBAL CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

MBCC Group, headquartered in Mannheim, Germany, is active in the field of construction systems and admixture systems. With approximately 7,500 employees MBCC Group has operations in over 60 countries and more than 130 production facilities. In 2021, the company is expected to generate net sales of CHF 2.9 billion (EUR 2.7 billion). MBCC Group has a world-renowned product portfolio of global and local brands which enjoy a strong reputation for quality and reliability. With its broad and balanced product offering, MBCC Group participates in all phases of the construction life cycle and is a key contributor to the decarbonization of ... Read More

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RETAINING WALL BLOCKS USED FOR RETAINING SYSTEMS AT LANSERIA INDUSTRIAL SITE

One of the Estate’s regulations is that all developments must comply with an approved JRA form of stormwater attenuation to prevent downstream flooding, erosion, and pollution. In addition to two retaining systems, three attenuation ponds were built for the ‘One on 75’ project using retaining wall blocks supplied by CMA member, MVA Bricks. Abbeydale Building and Civils (Pty) Ltd is the development’s principal building contractor and Jodan Construction (Pty) Ltd is the project’s bulk earthworks contractor. Retaining wall specialist, PG Con, constructed the retaining block systems which included the retaining systems for the attenuation ponds. Civil design, stormwater attenuation, and ... Read More

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OLI SOUTH AFRICA SHAKES UP THE PRECAST MARKET WITH CMA MEMBERSHIP

OLI’s Sales Executive for the Concrete Consolidation Division, Daniel Lambie says the company is committed to building rewarding relationships with its client base. “We are the international leader in industrial vibration technology. The robust design of OLI vibrators and flow aids ensures exceptional reliability and durability, and we are dedicated to limiting maintenance downtime by providing rapid delivery and timely service back-up anywhere on the continent.” OLI Electric vibrating motors can generate centrifugal forces up to 26,000kg and are available in multiple voltages. For this reason, OLI industrial vibrators are used in numerous industrial sectors. Besides the construction industry, it also supplies the ... Read More
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Precast Concrete Events

The Concrete Manufacturers Association will be attending the following events across south Africa. Keep your eyes on the Concrete Manufacturers Association's Social Media Pages (Facebook and LinkedIn) for the latest events and information. The CMA will also be hosting Precast Concrete related workshops during the year for the enrichment of the precast concrete industry.

African Construction Expo 2021

Your gateway to the African construction market, enabling you to network with 8,500 professionals from the built environment sector.

African Construction Expo 2021




Date: 23 to 25 August 2021

Location: Ticket Pro dome

Cape Construction Expo

An unrivalled opportunity to access the entire Western Cape built environment ecosystem and network with 3,500+ industry professionals.

Cape Construction expo

Date: 8 to 9 September 2021

Location: Cape Town

KZN Construction Expo

The only multi-disciplinary show for Kwazulu-Natal’s construction professionals, providing unmatched networking opportunities with industry stakeholders.

KZN Construction Expo

Date: 21 to 22 September 2021

Location: Durban ICC

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