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05 Mar 2021
Germ-barrier entrance mat to prevent the spread of COVID

The washable doormat that actively kills germs Introducing COBA Africa’s Entra-Clean Hygiene Plus Doormat – The revolutionary Germ-Barrier Entrance Mat,…

Germ-barrier entrance mat to prevent the spread of COVID

The washable doormat that actively kills germs Introducing COBA Africa’s Entra-Clean Hygiene Plus Doormat – The revolutionary Germ-Barrier Entrance Mat, a MUST HAVE for all building types to prevent the spread of COVID. Entra-Clean Hygiene+ is able to combat microbial contaminants which are visible and invisible providing you with added…

04 Mar 2021
Occupational Health and Safety competition returns in 2021

Assisting the construction industry’s occupational health and safety compliance during COVID-19 Given the hazards intrinsic to the on-site construction industry,…

Occupational Health and Safety competition returns in 2021

Assisting the construction industry’s occupational health and safety compliance during COVID-19 Given the hazards intrinsic to the on-site construction industry, ensuring companies comply with Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) requirements is crucial to reducing the chances of injuries and saving lives. “Since the onset of COVID-19, OHS regulations have evolved…

02 Mar 2021
Highlighting the fire risk faced by hospitals

The biggest challenge faced by hospitals; when it comes to fire risk; is that a large number of occupants are…

Highlighting the fire risk faced by hospitals

The biggest challenge faced by hospitals; when it comes to fire risk; is that a large number of occupants are either incapacitated or immobilised. This renders them extremely vulnerable; ASP Fire CEO Michael van Niekerk highlights. Hospitals must be able to compartmentalise wards in the event of a fire so…

17 Feb 2021
Reaching sanitation and wastewater management goals through the ‘Atlas’

A recent move by the Africa Development Bank, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the GRID-Arendal in releasing the…

Reaching sanitation and wastewater management goals through the ‘Atlas’

A recent move by the Africa Development Bank, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the GRID-Arendal in releasing the inaugural Sanitation and Wastewater Atlas of Africa could not have come at a better time. The Atlas is a tool to benchmark and propel Africa’s progress towards Sustainable Development Goal targets on safe sanitation and…

15 Feb 2021
Stop COVID-19 at the door

Boomgate Systems specialised engineers in access control, high-security and anti-terror security products, now offer COVID-19 solutions. Walk through booth To disinfect…

Stop COVID-19 at the door

Boomgate Systems specialised engineers in access control, high-security and anti-terror security products, now offer COVID-19 solutions. Walk through booth To disinfect and sanitise people effectively from harmful and contagious viruses, bacteria and fungi, Boomgate recommends the Walk Through Sanitisation Booth. Optional extras include forehead temperature detection and facial recognition terminal. The walkthrough…

10 Feb 2021
Sanitising Light Technology: Busting the Myths

Workplace hygiene has always been important, and in the age of COVID-19, the world is paying more attention to what…

Sanitising Light Technology: Busting the Myths

Workplace hygiene has always been important, and in the age of COVID-19, the world is paying more attention to what we lay our hands-on – and what we may be transporting on them. It’s been a bumper year for germicidal soaps, sprays and sanitisers, as homes and workplaces do their…

11 Dec 2020
‘Safe Return to the Workplace’ Guideline

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to wreak havoc around the world, Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) and Zutari (formerly…

‘Safe Return to the Workplace’ Guideline

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to wreak havoc around the world, Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) and Zutari (formerly known as Aurecon) has launched a ‘safe return to the workplace’ guideline to help facilitate a responsible reopening of offices in South Africa.  “What is emerging is a realisation that lockdown cannot…

07 Dec 2020
Maximum security fingerprint safes

At Yale, we pride ourselves in protecting the things that matter the most to you. The maximum-security fingerprint safes provide you with…

Maximum security fingerprint safes

At Yale, we pride ourselves in protecting the things that matter the most to you. The maximum-security fingerprint safes provide you with security and the convenience of the easy opening using your fingerprint. Accessing the safe couldn’t be more convenient, using either the fingerprint sensor, that can store up to 100 fingerprints, a PIN code…

22 Oct 2020
Construction students build careers despite COVID-19

According to the International Monetary Fund, the construction sector was one of the industries that were most affected by COVID-19. This hasn’t…

Construction students build careers despite COVID-19

According to the International Monetary Fund, the construction sector was one of the industries that were most affected by COVID-19. This hasn’t deterred a group of local Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) students. In the face of adversity are more inspired to grow their careers, become independent and start their own businesses. According…

21 Oct 2020
Home security with style

“Home security is an undeniable priority for homeowners across South Africa. It should be prioritised during a home’s architectural or…

Home security with style

“Home security is an undeniable priority for homeowners across South Africa. It should be prioritised during a home’s architectural or interior design process in the same way other features are,” says Duncan Snyman Managing director of AMERICAN shutters®. “It should be considered as a design feature rather than a necessary…

21 Oct 2020
Preventive fire protection

South Africa has very strict fire safety and protection against fire regulations. The act says that occupants will be protected.…

Preventive fire protection

South Africa has very strict fire safety and protection against fire regulations. The act says that occupants will be protected. The intensity of fire within the building and spread to other buildings must be minimised. Geberit fire protection for waste and drainage systems is fire resistant and sound insulating. Domestic…

21 Oct 2020
Scorpion spike barriers for Port of St Helena Bay

Security upgrade for the Port of St Helena Bay, along the West Coast of South Africa. Boomgate Systems the market…

Scorpion spike barriers for Port of St Helena Bay

Security upgrade for the Port of St Helena Bay, along the West Coast of South Africa. Boomgate Systems the market leader in Vehicle Access Control and High-Security Equipment; chosen by one of our faithful partners; as the preferred supplier for this project. The team is pleased with the vote of…

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