Articles and Events

2019 MBA North Regional Safety Competition Entries Are Open

The MBA North regional safety competition is sponsored by the Federated Employers Mutual(FEM) and is conducted free of charge for MBA North and FEM members. It is an opportunity for all members to improve the standard of their health & Safety systems and receive valuable feedback and assistance on where their systems fall short. It
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MBA AGM 2019


Notice is hereby given to all Members that the One Hundred and Fifteenth (115th) Annual General Meeting of the Master Builders Association North, will be held on Thursday 07 February 2019 from 16H00, at Bytes Conference Centre, Bytes Business Park, Block C, 241 Third Raad, Halfway Gardens, Midrand, to conduct the following business (directions): To
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World AIDS Day 2018

01 December 2018 is World AIDS Day 2018 and is an opportunity for organisations worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, through support for people living with HIV and to acknowledging people who have died. In recognition of this, Master Builders Association North has partnered with the International Labour Organisation to present a free webinar
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Awards Dinner

The Annual MBA North Awards

The Annual MBA North Awards were held on 25 October 2018. The Association president, Mr Musa Shangase highlighted that with the state of the economy, the road to rebuilding institutions, sound governance, and injecting dynamism in the economy, was foggy as the country was still peeling through the frightening legacy of Zuma’s reign that is
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Legal Aspects “Foreign Nationals” Breakfast Seminar

Will be presented by Master Builders Association North in partnership with the Department of Labour, Department of Home Affairs, Department of Trade & Industry FEM and SARS. How to be compliant and what to look out for when employing foreign nationals. Department of Labour – Inspection and Enforcement Services; Occupational Health & Safety Chief Inspector
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The MBA North Annual Awards Dinner 2017

The MBA North Annual Awards Dinner is a great way to interact with the construction industry before the year-end. Purchase a table of 10 for your company at a discounted rate of R6000. Book individual seats at R650pp Safe the date of 19 October 2017 / Time18h30 For bookings, information and enquiries contact Sheilla on
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MBA North Golf

MBA North Golf Day 2017

The MBA North Golf Day was well supported this year by the weather and the industry! Congratulations to the best fourball with 99 points of Christoff Vlok, Rudi Holtzhaugen, Otto Gouws and Kobus de Jager. They were followed by the Alexander Forbes with 93 points in second place. Marley Pipe systems took  3rd place with
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Services and support

MBA North Engages with the Competition Commission on Collusion Matters in order to find a solution for implicated members:

With the Competition Commission clamping down on collusive behaviour in South Africa, through a strict implementation of the Competition Act, a call from the industry has lead to discussions with the Commission, through the facilitation of the Master Builders Association. It is common knowledge that collusive behaviour took place in the Construction Industry, through cover
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Corobrik says collusion charges a misunderstanding

By: Megan van Wyngaardt Creamer Media Contributing Editor Online Construction materials provider Corobrik believes its agreements with other brick manufacturing companies are legitimate and defensible in terms of the Competition Act. The Competition Commission on Wednesday said that an investigation launched in April against Corobrik, Era Bricks, Eston, Brickand Tile, De Hoop Brickfields, Clay Industry
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Prompt Payment Regulations – fast track your payments

Totally Concrete & Africa Construction EXPO

MBA North hosted a stand at the Totally Concrete and Africa Construction EXPO on 23- 24 May. The Association hosted two workshops: the first was delivered by Contractual and Legal Manager, Enwee Human who spoke on Prompt Payment Regulations and the second was delivered by Advocate Gerrie Nel, head of private prosecutions unit at lobby
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