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23 Sep 2020
SABIS School Runda achieves Green Star Africa-Kenya PEB rating

The new SABIS® International School – Runda in Nairobi achieved a 4-Star Green Star Africa-Kenya PEB v1 Design Rating in…

SABIS School Runda achieves Green Star Africa-Kenya PEB rating

The new SABIS® International School – Runda in Nairobi achieved a 4-Star Green Star Africa-Kenya PEB v1 Design Rating in April 2020. The school is being presented as a case study at the World Green Building Week (21-25 September), and a tree-planting ceremony is being planned as part of the…

23 Sep 2020
Radisson Red is the new Green

No. 6 Silo building receives star environmental rating from the Green Buildings Council of SA The V&A Waterfront today achieved another sustainability…

Radisson Red is the new Green

No. 6 Silo building receives star environmental rating from the Green Buildings Council of SA The V&A Waterfront today achieved another sustainability accolade when the Green Buildings Council of South Africa (GBCSA) handed over a plaque recognising the sustainable development of the Silo District’s No. 6 Silo building. The building, which now…

23 Sep 2020
V&A Waterfront ‘Theatre to Food Making’ incubator to add a further 4,348m2 to the existing cruise terminal

R63-million investment in partnership with the National Treasury’s Jobs Fund to create major opportunities for food talent within new, 360o farm-to-fork…

V&A Waterfront ‘Theatre to Food Making’ incubator to add a further 4,348m2 to the existing cruise terminal

R63-million investment in partnership with the National Treasury’s Jobs Fund to create major opportunities for food talent within new, 360o farm-to-fork food experience. The V&A Waterfront is pushing ahead with a ground-breaking plan to develop a visionary and local food community incubator starring South African flavours and culture, which will create jobs and…

23 Sep 2020
ENR ranks Zutari as top International Design Firm in Africa

Being ranked number one in the Top 225 International Design Firm Rankings for Africa, published by US magazine Engineering News-Record…

ENR ranks Zutari as top International Design Firm in Africa

Being ranked number one in the Top 225 International Design Firm Rankings for Africa, published by US magazine Engineering News-Record (ENR), demonstrates the value that a local player brings to the table, as well as being able to compete against the best. “It is important to note that an African…

21 Sep 2020
Built environment practitioners are key drivers of public health

Practitioners of the built environment should consider themselves as public health practitioners as well. This is because the work that they do has…

Built environment practitioners are key drivers of public health

Practitioners of the built environment should consider themselves as public health practitioners as well. This is because the work that they do has both an immediate and long-lasting impact on the health and wellbeing of the people in the communities, settlements and urban areas within which they work.” This is the view of…

09 Sep 2020
Brooklyn Bridge Forest Project wins reimagining Brooklyn Bridge International Design Competition

Brooklyn Bridge Forest , a design that reimagines the historic Brooklyn Bridge as an icon of climate action and social…

Brooklyn Bridge Forest Project wins reimagining Brooklyn Bridge International Design Competition

Brooklyn Bridge Forest , a design that reimagines the historic Brooklyn Bridge as an icon of climate action and social equity, has been selected winner of the Reimagining Brooklyn Bridge competition, an international design challenge presented by Van Alen Institute and the New York City Council. The creative brainchild of…

20 Aug 2020
Certified green offices held their value in a tough rental market

In its fourth year, the MSCI South Africa Green Annual Property Index provides an independent and consistent comparative return on…

Certified green offices held their value in a tough rental market

In its fourth year, the MSCI South Africa Green Annual Property Index provides an independent and consistent comparative return on investment for green-certified and non-certified offices. Released in conjunction with the Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) and sponsored by Growthpoint Properties, the MSCI South Africa Green Annual Property Index…

19 Aug 2020
Covid-19 is driving an important shift in building-design trends

New measures need to be taken to ensure the health and well-being of occupants and visitors of buildings and communities…

Covid-19 is driving an important shift in building-design trends

New measures need to be taken to ensure the health and well-being of occupants and visitors of buildings and communities at large, says Zutari 12 August 2020: The Covid-19 pandemic is driving important shifts in designing spaces within buildings. This encompasses the provision of fresh air and ventilation, increased monitoring…

03 Jul 2020
Atterbury and Attacq welcome Deloitte’s African operations to new HQ

The new Deloitte HQ was developed as a 50/50 joint venture between co-owners Atterbury and JSE-listed Attacq Limited.

Atterbury and Attacq welcome Deloitte’s African operations to new HQ

The new Deloitte HQ was developed as a 50/50 joint venture between co-owners Atterbury and JSE-listed Attacq Limited.

02 Jul 2020
A modern gem in Victorian Cape Town

TUHF Product: Mitra Mews Original configuration: Victorian house with old sheds and a shop to a green townhouse security complex.

A modern gem in Victorian Cape Town

TUHF Product: Mitra Mews Original configuration: Victorian house with old sheds and a shop to a green townhouse security complex.

29 Jun 2020
Cintocare Hospital development achieves Africa’s first Green Star rating for a healthcare property

The specialised surgical hospital development by Growthpoint Properties and Cintocare, the first facility of its kind in South Africa, has…

Cintocare Hospital development achieves Africa’s first Green Star rating for a healthcare property

The specialised surgical hospital development by Growthpoint Properties and Cintocare, the first facility of its kind in South Africa, has also become the first healthcare property on the African continent to be awarded a Green Star rating. In a milestone achievement for green building and healthcare in South Africa, Cintocare…

24 Jun 2020
Discovery building six Green Stars

The new Discovery head office is only one of a handful of projects to have achieved a 6-Star Green Star…

Discovery building six Green Stars

The new Discovery head office is only one of a handful of projects to have achieved a 6-Star Green Star As-Built rating. This achievement from the Green Building Council of South Africa, pushes the envelope for an environment- and occupant-friendly building.

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