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23 Jul 2021
Atterbury’s Castle Gate precinct development gets new offices and Planet Fitness

Atterbury, the leading South African property developer and investor, is developing a 6,000sqm addition to the existing Castle Gate Lifestyle…

Atterbury’s Castle Gate precinct development gets new offices and Planet Fitness

Atterbury, the leading South African property developer and investor, is developing a 6,000sqm addition to the existing Castle Gate Lifestyle Centre, which will add a Planet Fitness gym and 3,500sqm of premium-grade suburban offices to this new yet already iconic Pretoria precinct. Construction of the gym and office building is…

23 Jul 2021
Heartwood Properties spearheads new hybrid office development

It’s no secret that Somerset West has fast become one of the Western Cape’s leading semigration destinations. The little town…

Heartwood Properties spearheads new hybrid office development

It’s no secret that Somerset West has fast become one of the Western Cape’s leading semigration destinations. The little town has a lot going for it which makes it incredibly desirable for people who are looking to move away from the city in search for a better quality of life.…

14 Jul 2021
Huge economic benefits in sound concrete practice

The costs and consequences of poor concrete practice are unnecessary threats to the survival of building and construction enterprises in…

Huge economic benefits in sound concrete practice

The costs and consequences of poor concrete practice are unnecessary threats to the survival of building and construction enterprises in the current challenging times, says John Roxburgh, senior lecturer at the Cement & Concrete SA’s School of Concrete Technology. Roxburgh says getting construction projects done properly, on time and within…

01 Jul 2021
Everite Hebel Autoclaved Aerated Concrete

Hebel is a lightweight autoclaved aerated concrete which is completely cured, inert and stable form of calcium silicate hydrate. It is a…

Everite Hebel Autoclaved Aerated Concrete

Hebel is a lightweight autoclaved aerated concrete which is completely cured, inert and stable form of calcium silicate hydrate. It is a structural material, approximately one quarter the weight of conventional concrete, composed of minute cells which give the material light weight and high thermal insulation properties. It is available as blocks and pre-cast reinforced units, i.e. floors, roofs,…

25 Jun 2021
Cape Town’s newest 6-star Green Star Design

Cape Town’s newest 6-star Green Star Design awarded commercial building, the Ridge in the V&A Waterfront, has opened and the Cape Town office of its tenant, Deloitte South Africa, is…

Cape Town’s newest 6-star Green Star Design

Cape Town’s newest 6-star Green Star Design awarded commercial building, the Ridge in the V&A Waterfront, has opened and the Cape Town office of its tenant, Deloitte South Africa, is trading from inside its unique spaces. The Ridge deploys some of the most advanced sustainable building technology available globally, as well as original blue-sky thinking. It was born from the V&A Waterfront’s vision to set…

23 Jun 2021
AECOM fast-tracks Green School South Africa in Paarl for the 2021 school year

Infrastructure consulting firm AECOM enabled Green School South Africa in the Drakenstein Valley near Paarl in the Western Cape to…

AECOM fast-tracks Green School South Africa in Paarl for the 2021 school year

Infrastructure consulting firm AECOM enabled Green School South Africa in the Drakenstein Valley near Paarl in the Western Cape to be fast-tracked so it could open on time for the 2021 school year. AECOM’s long-lead procurement scheduling provided the necessary planning tool to enable the team to monitor and track…

22 Jun 2021
UP’s Engineering 4.0 building awarded for innovative excellence by the SA Property Owners Association

The University of Pretoria’s state-of-the-art Engineering 4.0 building in the Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology, which was…

UP’s Engineering 4.0 building awarded for innovative excellence by the SA Property Owners Association

The University of Pretoria’s state-of-the-art Engineering 4.0 building in the Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology, which was launched on the Innovation [email protected] Campus in Hillcrest on 30 November 2020, has been recognised for its innovative excellence by the South African Property Owners Association (SAPOA) in its property…

21 Jun 2021
Paragon Architects transforms taxi rank into an office building in Sasol precinct

The existing taxi rank on the corner of Katherine Street and Albertyn Road has been transformed into a P-grade office…

Paragon Architects transforms taxi rank into an office building in Sasol precinct

The existing taxi rank on the corner of Katherine Street and Albertyn Road has been transformed into a P-grade office development by Paragon Architects. The Alchemy Properties project, known as 52 Katherine Street, completes the so-called Sasol precinct with a strong street-facing presence. The design brief was to maximise the…

21 Jun 2021
Foundation for large M.E.G.A. market pedestrian bridge completed

Gauteng Piling was appointed by the main contractor, Enza Construction, to provide the foundations for a large pedestrian bridge for…

Foundation for large M.E.G.A. market pedestrian bridge completed

Gauteng Piling was appointed by the main contractor, Enza Construction, to provide the foundations for a large pedestrian bridge for the Mpumalanga Economic Growth Agency (MEGA) International Fresh Produce Market at Mbombela, a long-awaited new initiative by the trade and investment arm of the provincial government earmarked to spark new…

18 Jun 2021
Zutari co-creates innovative structural solutions for iconic 16 on Bree

At 120 m and 36 storeys, 16 on Bree is the tallest residential and second-tallest mixed-use development in Cape Town…

Zutari co-creates innovative structural solutions for iconic 16 on Bree

At 120 m and 36 storeys, 16 on Bree is the tallest residential and second-tallest mixed-use development in Cape Town in the last 20 years. FWJK Developments conceived the project as an iconic high-rise to meet the demand in the market for quality residential apartments. A key requirement for the…

15 Jun 2021
DuPont performance building solutions launches Residentially Speaking podcast series

Podcast series spotlights industry trends with thought leaders of the residential home building industry  DuPont announced Residentially Speaking, a podcast series hosted by…

DuPont performance building solutions launches Residentially Speaking podcast series

Podcast series spotlights industry trends with thought leaders of the residential home building industry  DuPont announced Residentially Speaking, a podcast series hosted by Alan Hubbell, Residential Marketing Leader, DuPont Performance Building Solutions. Each educational podcast features expert guests addressing topics most relevant to building high performance residential and multi-family wood-framed homes. The Residentially Speaking series brings the…

14 Jun 2021
Winners of 2019 & 2020 Corobrik Student Architecture Awards announced

The winners of the 2019 & 2020 Corobrik Student Architecture Awards were announced at a first-ever hybrid event hosted by…

Winners of 2019 & 2020 Corobrik Student Architecture Awards announced

The winners of the 2019 & 2020 Corobrik Student Architecture Awards were announced at a first-ever hybrid event hosted by the company in Johannesburg on Thursday 10 June. The 2019 awards ceremony had to be postponed due to Covid-19, but Corobrik adapted and instead decided to host the 2019 and…


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