BUILDING PRODUCTS - BUILDING COMFORT
in 1975 ABP Multi Styrene (PTY) Ltd. has become firmly
entrenched as the market leader in Southern Africa in
Expanded Polystyrene Moldings. Our wealth of technical
experience and expertise in this field has enabled us
to produce quality products that are economically viable
and compare favorably with the best in the market.
With strategically located manufacturing plants in Gauteng
and the Western Cape, we are in a position to service
a large and diversified customer base throughout Southern
Africa, while our strong international ties with Europe
enable us to maintain our technical strength by keeping
abreast of expanded polystyrene (EPS) developments worldwide.
Multi Styrene (Pty) Ltd will continue to maintain its
well-earned reputation as a world-class manufacturer
and distributor by:
- Providing quality products of the highest standards
and technical specifications.
- Ensuring service excellence through a well motivated
and dedicated team of employees.
- Maintaining customer satisfaction through the supply
of required products at the specified time at a competitive
- Continuing to be a pioneer in the development of expanded
polystyrene products in order to provide solutions to
the community at large.
Building Products (ABP) was established to focus the
manufacturing and engineering expertise of ABP Multi
Styrene (Pty) Ltd, on the developing uses of expanded
polystyrene (EPS) in the construction industry.
polystyrene (EPS) building systems are commonplace in
the rest of the world and are gaining increasing acceptance
in South Africa.
of global warming and, in South Africa, concerns over
power supply are driving the building industry to more
energy efficient product solutions.
South Africa rates very poorly when buildings are graded
on their energy efficiency primarily because the climate
here has always been considered temperate and sources
of energy have been inexpensive.
has also always been regarded as cheap.
requirement criteria for building materials have therefore
not been based on either labour or energy efficiency.
polystyrene offers a viable alternative for building
products due primarily to its thermal insulation, lightweight
and decorative properties.
blocks being moulded at ABP’s Sibenza plant.