Himalayan Brick is made from a mix of dry organic subsoil, sand, cement and water. The mix is compressed in a hydraulic press at a pressure of around 3000 psi, where the mixture volume is reduced by about half, thus, giving it its strength.
Manufacturing process video:
Types of bricks available:
Dimension : 15cm X 15cm X 10cm
Dimension :30 cm X 15 cm X 10 cm
Dimensions: 30 cm X 15 cm X 10 cm
Apart from the aesthetic look and high compressive strength, Himalayan Bricks boasts a huge range of benefits.
Himalayan Brick facilitates faster and earthquake resistance construction with an aesthetic appeal. Interlocking feature of the bricks with vertical and horizontal rebar provision makes the constructed structure stronger and earthquake resistant. The availability of U-shaped bricks facilitates electrical wiring and plumbing work without the need to chip the wall.
At Himalayan Bricks, we exploit the growing need for Green Construction, which essentially is a moral responsibility towards the environment wherein eco-friendly construction material and techniques are used. With Green Construction as our mission, we strive to make a difference in the construction industry of Nepal by offering top-of-the-line Compressed Stabilised Earth Blocks (CSEB) and also to introduce the benefits of CSEB to our revered customers.
Locally available soil, cement & water are tested and mixed in a specific ratio.
The proper Mixture of soil, cement & water is compressed to form a compact block
The block is dried to cure for 28 days, forming the Himalayan Brick.
Himalayan Brick is included in Building Code of Nepal.
We are awarded with Bhubaneshwor Prabidhi Puraskar by Nepal Academy of Science and Technology.
Interlocking Brick manufactured by Himalayan Brick has been approved by National Reconstruction Authority for the construction of Earthquake resistance House.