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TATE - Kavango Block Brick

Sale of a complete house in a container supported by K-Brick building system and a centralised procurement system.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Consumer Products
  • Location Zastron Road, Cape Town, WC, South Africa
  • Currency NAD
  • Founded September 2010
  • Employees 22
  • Website

Company Summary

TATE is a Housing Solutions Company who is the only authorized license holder to manufacture the Kavango Block Brick in Namibia. The uniqueness of the construction system lies in the specific shape and interlocking configuration of each building block. The K-Bricks are manufactured using standard sand and cement as raw materials. Our clients are governments, property developers, building contractors


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    Albert Ben Bertolini

    Ben has more than 20 years post qualification experience of which the past 13 years has been focused on conventional asset management in Namibia.

    He was one of the pioneering members of Namibia Asset Management, starting of as a training research analyst. He worked his way through the ranks to become the CEO of Namibia Asset Management in March 2004. Namibia Asset Management is the only listed asset management company on the Namibian Stock Exc

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    James Ross Arm
    Head Marketing

    James holds a 3 year marketing management diploma from Helderberg College (RSA). Although based at the Cape Town office, most of James’s time is spent in Namibia assisting with the day to day running of T.A.T.E. James has been instrumental with the formation of strategic alliances and partnerships to work in conjunction with common goals with T.A.T.E in Namibia and the SADC region, and has been instrumental in linking the international media with

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    Heinrich Schroeder
    Head Technical

    Heinrich Schroeder, the founding member of Trans Atlantic Trading Enterprises and Kavango Block Brick has been involved in the construction industry for 27 years. Heinrich has achieved major respect for his dedication to finding solutions to bringing about sustainable answers to the ever increasing need for affordable housing. Heinrich has spent the last six years developing the Kavango Block Brick construction system. Heinrich has one mindset


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    Adams and Adams Patent Lawyers
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    EDB Associates

Previous Investors

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    Dean Kock