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A house factory in a box

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A house factory in a box A house factory in a box A house factory in a box - Assemble boxed reusable plastic formwork components into a mould to cast homes - This 64 m2 unit was cast on Friday - Formwork removed on Saturday - Handed over today - Speed reduces cost - One mould One house One day - Ten moulds Ten houses One Day

The hammer test - Impact on a moladi wall



Strength of moladi cast wall compared to brick built wall
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Simplicity is GENIUS-moladi plastic formwork

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Simplicity is GENIUS-moladi plastic formwork
Affordable housing #affordablehousing Keywords: Simplicity is genius, moladi, plastic formwork, housing, construction, formwork, construction, building, #Simplicityisgenius #moladi #plasticformwork #affordablehousing #encofrado

Green Building Council - Sustainable Affordable Housing Delivery

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Green Building Council South Africa - moladi The Green Building Council of South Africa is dedicated to building a greener future. “Our purpose is to inspire a built environment in which people and planet thrive. Buildings are one of the main contributors to climate change. Building green is an opportunity to use resources efficiently and address climate change while creating healthier and more productive environments for people and communities.” Appropriate Technology: Small is beautifulThe economist and philosopher, Dr Ernst Friedrich Schumacher, wanted to stress that small-scale technologies are the ones needed in the fight against poverty. These solutions have great advantages: they can be implemented with local resources and skills and they are affordable - which makes them tools that empower people to help themselves. The impact of appropriate technology becomes particularly noticeable when innovative solutions are used and promoted by social entrepreneurs who put social impa…

Cast in place construction method

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Cast in place construction methodCast-In-Place (CIP) concrete is a building construction method where locally supplied ready mix concrete or site mix mortar (concrete without stone or coarse aggregate), steel reinforcement and plastic formwork are delivered to the construction site and production of concrete and mortar structures takes place on location or insitu. moladi, an award winning South African based company, established in 1986, makes low cost housing accessible to low-income people through innovative and eco-friendly technology, creating employment.

The moladiLow Cost Housing System consists of a reusable and recyclable plastic formwork mold, which is filled with stone-less concrete and a special concrete additive. This additive ensures that, once the mortar is set, the formwork can be removed - and reused up to 50 times.
The brick-less walls can withstand all types of weather and is earthquake and hurricane resistant. The formwork is lightweight allowing easy transportation…

Sustainable Development Goals | Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities

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Sustainable Development Goals | Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities moladi - A TOOL to Empower People to help themselves - lifting people out of hunger and poverty. PowerPoint Presentation - Link Low-cost affordable housing is one of the key factors in the fight against poverty and social exclusion. It is not just about putting a roof over someone's head. Academic research proves that access to a clean and stable home implicates an improvement in security, health and education.
moladi, an award winning South African based company, established in 1986, makes low cost housing accessible to low-income people through innovative and eco-friendly technology, creating employment.

The moladiLow Cost Housing System consists of a reusable and recyclable plastic formwork mold, which is filled with stone-less concrete and a special concrete additive. This additive ensures that, once the mortar is set, the formwork can be removed - and reused up to 50 times.
The brick-less walls can withstand all types…

Fourth Industrial Revolution | Housing Construction

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Fourth Industrial Revolution | Housing ConstructionThe Fourth Industrial Revolution is about empowering people, not the rise of the machines The world will always need human brilliance, human ingenuity and human skills. - Brad Keywell
Fourth Industrial Revolution | Housing ConstructionThe inefficiencies of moulding a brick or block in a mould then tasking an artisan to lay them. Then chase the walls for water and electrical services. Then relying on another artisan to plaster the walls. Depending on the skills and ability of artisans to produce a house vs. casting a house in a mould employing unskilled workers – eliminating the need to chase and plaster, in a day, at a known cost. Fourth Industrial Revolution | Affordable HousingThis we refer to as the moladi"injection moulding construction process". Future of Construction - World Economic Forum
Molding or Moulding Process:
moladiConstruction Process - Video Link
Molding or moulding is the process of manufacturing …