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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…

28 Aug 2020
How to monetise 5G to make business sense

Moving from the traditional 3G or 4G ‘one size fits all’ approach to one based on 5G network slices will…

How to monetise 5G to make business sense

Moving from the traditional 3G or 4G ‘one size fits all’ approach to one based on 5G network slices will enable services to be configured to the specific needs of disparate customers, applications and industries in Africa, writes Ockert Oosthuizen, Sales Director, Amdocs South Africa 5G networks, with their built-in ‘programmability’…

26 Aug 2020
Multifaceted opportunities for women in construction

It has recently been reported that 48% of South Africa’s construction companies are owned by women, according to the Construction…

Multifaceted opportunities for women in construction

It has recently been reported that 48% of South Africa’s construction companies are owned by women, according to the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB). Although this is a positive representation in a mostly male dominated industry, it is vital that this number continues to grow. This is according to Desirè…

20 Aug 2020
Civils holds opportunities for local construction company

Despite the decline of the Civils sector, which saw a low confidence level of 24% as measured by the FNB/BER…

Civils holds opportunities for local construction company

Despite the decline of the Civils sector, which saw a low confidence level of 24% as measured by the FNB/BER Index just before COVID-19, GVK-Siya Zama has tapped into its entrepreneurial spirit and added a dedicated Civils unit to its operational offering. Through this unit, the company aims to create…

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…

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.

01 Jul 2020
Welding artisans can help in South Africa’s economic recovery

Southern African Institute of Welding (SAIW) which outlines its plan to create artisan programme for trainee welders to overcome some…

Welding artisans can help in South Africa’s economic recovery

Southern African Institute of Welding (SAIW) which outlines its plan to create artisan programme for trainee welders to overcome some of the skills hurdles South Africa is set to face post the COVID-19 pandemic.

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.

24 Jun 2020
Why choose stainless steel cladding for the kitchen?

Stainless steel modular kitchens will always be on-trend because of the many benefits. Stainless steel is heat resistant and resistant…

Why choose stainless steel cladding for the kitchen?

Stainless steel modular kitchens will always be on-trend because of the many benefits. Stainless steel is heat resistant and resistant to environmental effects such as water, acids and fungus’. The non-porous metal restricts corrosion on the surface and is far more hygienic because it is easy to clean.

23 Jun 2020
Paint retailers will have to upgrade skills

The online training South African Paint Manufacturing Association (SAPMA) offers for retail sales personnel is now more important than ever,…

Paint retailers will have to upgrade skills

The online training South African Paint Manufacturing Association (SAPMA) offers for retail sales personnel is now more important than ever, says Tara Benn, executive director of SAPMA. The training culminates in the paint and hardware store staff becoming Certified Paint and Coatings Advisors.

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