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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.

23 Jun 2020
The construction industry may lose over 110 000 jobs and R14.9bn in wages

Opening the construction industry is key to rebuilding lives and the economy.

The construction industry may lose over 110 000 jobs and R14.9bn in wages

Opening the construction industry is key to rebuilding lives and the economy.

19 May 2020
Concrete industrial floors look easy – but need special skills

Industrial concrete floors are essential for South Africa’s industrial growth but also poses more problems for the construction industry than…

Concrete industrial floors look easy – but need special skills

Industrial concrete floors are essential for South Africa’s industrial growth but also poses more problems for the construction industry than most other concrete projects, says John Roxburgh, senior lecturer at The Concrete Institute’s School of Concrete Technology. John Roxburgh, senior lecturer at The Concrete Institute’s School of Concrete Technology Roxburgh says…

19 May 2020
Covid-19 shines a spotlight on health and safety in construction

Although the construction industry is known to be at the forefront of risk mitigation, as it follows very strict processes…

Covid-19 shines a spotlight on health and safety in construction

Although the construction industry is known to be at the forefront of risk mitigation, as it follows very strict processes in line with stringent health and safety laws, Covid-19 has highlighted what a critical role safety, health, environment and quality (SHEQ) plays in the sector. As the old adage goes, ignore it…

05 May 2020
Trending Decorative Ceilings

Ceilings no longer have to be boring. A good way to update the home is to have a feature ceiling.…

Trending Decorative Ceilings

Ceilings no longer have to be boring. A good way to update the home is to have a feature ceiling. The fifth wall can be modernised with these top ceiling design techniques. Dark Ceilings To draw the eye upwards, have a dark ceiling. But don’t dark ceilings make the room…

05 May 2020
Five Floor Hardeners to compare

Floor hardeners for floor protection can add an additional 50% extra life to concrete floors. What’s the difference between all…

Five Floor Hardeners to compare

Floor hardeners for floor protection can add an additional 50% extra life to concrete floors. What’s the difference between all these floor hardener products? abe corn LA abe.®cron LA CH Light Grey was specifically formulated for Makro Cornubia Mount Edgecombe KZN. abe.®cron LA is a nonmetallic modified level assisting natural aggregate…

17 Apr 2020
Mintek Chooses The Velocity

Turnstar recently manufactured and installed two 4m velocity barriers at Mintek’s JHB head office. The traffic barriers are designed for…

Mintek Chooses The Velocity

Turnstar recently manufactured and installed two 4m velocity barriers at Mintek’s JHB head office. The traffic barriers are designed for high-speed operation with an opening time of 1.2 seconds and will keep working even in the event of a power failure thanks to its built-in battery backup. Manufactured from 394…

30 Mar 2020
KOHLER brings Parallel taps to Africa

Kohler Co., a global leader in the design and manufacture of premium kitchen and bathroom products, is excited to release…

KOHLER brings Parallel taps to Africa

Kohler Co., a global leader in the design and manufacture of premium kitchen and bathroom products, is excited to release their Parallel tap collection to Africa. Governed by the crispness of sharp angles and flat planes, the Parallel collection is inherently harmonious by way of its clean-lined, no-frills aesthetic. What…

30 Mar 2020
Top garage door trends

“Garage doors comprise a large portion of your home’s front elevation, and as a result, their makeup and design have…

Top garage door trends

“Garage doors comprise a large portion of your home’s front elevation, and as a result, their makeup and design have become increasingly important,” says Johan Visser from leading garage door supplier, Specialised Building Supplies (SBS). He goes on to add: “Gone are the days when garage doors were a purely…