Month: February 2015

Local Construction Materials in Kenya.

Local construction materials available are abundant. These include building sand, masonry stone, ballast, timber, cement, ceramic tiles, paint, steel rebar and clay/concrete roofing tiles. These offer a source of employment to hundreds of thousands of Kenyans. In the stone mining and extraction industry alone, we can guestimate at least 10000 people employed directly in Juja, 8000 people in the kiserian/Isinya/Kitengela/Rongai… Read more →