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CMA Certification Services

CMA Certification Services (Pty) Ltd is a Product Certification company that provides a platform to the concrete manufacturing industry for certification of precast concrete products in compliance with National, International and private standards as specified by the clients. CMA Certification Services provides Accredited South African Certification services which will enable our clients to compete in the Precast Concrete market and peace of mind to their clients in the use of their certified products.

The CMA Certification Services (PTY) Ltd was registered on 10 March 2016 with registration number 2016/103170/07 and the intention to be an independent SANAS Accredited facility and fully impartial to the Concrete Manufacturers Association NPC.

The CMA Certification Services’ prime focus is on ensuring that precast concrete products are manufactured under strict controls and utilized correctly. The CMA Mark serves as proof of a quality product and regular assessment of mark holder’s processes to ensure compliance with standards. The CMA Certification Services will do investigations should a problem related to a product which has been certified by the CMA Certification Services arise, and take the necessary actions.


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 (*) indicates SANAS accreditation.

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Applications for non-accredited specifications are also allowed. Upon the receipt of such an application CMACS will invoke SANAS accreditation for the specific specification.


*Concrete retaining blocks  SANS 508:2020
*Precast reinforced concrete culverts SANS 986:2019
*Precast concrete kerbs, edgings and channels SANS 927:2022  
Polymer concrete surface boxes, manhole and inspection covers, gully gratings and frames SANS 1882:2003
*Precast concrete manhole sections and components SANS 1294:2020
*Concrete masonry units SANS 1215:2008
*Concrete paving blocks SANS 1058:2021
*Concrete non-pressure pipes SANS 677:2020
Reinforced concrete pressure pipes SANS 676:2020
Pre-stressed concrete pipes SANS 975:2010
Concrete poles for telephone, power and lighting purposes                                                              SANS 470:2020
Precast wall, fences SANS 1372:2020
Pre-stressed concrete lintels SANS 1504:2015 ED2
*Concrete roofing tiles SANS 542:2020
Precast concrete suspended slabs SANS 1879:2013
Precast concrete paving slabs SANS 541:2012



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