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14 May 2021
Zutari offers holistic co-created solutions for the Covid-19 era

What is the best way to keep a construction site open and safe during the era of Covid-19? This is…

Zutari offers holistic co-created solutions for the Covid-19 era

What is the best way to keep a construction site open and safe during the era of Covid-19? This is one of the many issues that the construction industry has been grappling with since the onset of the pandemic and the resultant restrictions and regulations. To assist its clients and…

20 Apr 2021
Fire shuts down one of Gauteng’s largest hospitals

A fire that broke out at the dispensary store of the Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital in Johannesburg on Friday 16…

Fire shuts down one of Gauteng’s largest hospitals

A fire that broke out at the dispensary store of the Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital in Johannesburg on Friday 16 April took the entire weekend to extinguish. One of the biggest hospitals in Gauteng, it will be closed temporarily for a week to assess the situation. More than 400 patients…

14 Apr 2021
Growthpoint completes Cintocare Hospital development

– the first of its kind for Africa An 11 000 sqm specialised surgical hospital development by Growthpoint Properties (JSE:…

Growthpoint completes Cintocare Hospital development

– the first of its kind for Africa An 11 000 sqm specialised surgical hospital development by Growthpoint Properties (JSE: GRT) and Cintocare has opened in Pretoria, Gauteng, to become the first 5-star rated green hospital in Africa, and only the fifth in the world with its specialised surgical mix…

13 Apr 2021
Infection Control, Social Distancing & Occupants Protection

How to protect staff, control infection and social distance? Whatever industry you work in; any way you go for groceries…

Infection Control, Social Distancing & Occupants Protection

How to protect staff, control infection and social distance? Whatever industry you work in; any way you go for groceries and shopping. Gunnebo Entrance Control clients from the retail industry; keep the space safe and control the social distance to make the experience better.  The latest solution OccuLinq App; OccuSign and OccuSense Camera retail…

24 Mar 2021
Risk-averse industry due to Covid-19 sees ASP Fire on an upward path

Its designation as an essential services provider during the Covid-19 pandemic resulted in ASP Fire attending to requests for assistance…

Risk-averse industry due to Covid-19 sees ASP Fire on an upward path

Its designation as an essential services provider during the Covid-19 pandemic resulted in ASP Fire attending to requests for assistance countrywide; from Tzaneen in the north to Pinetown in the East and Cape Town in the South. “ASP Fire has always maintained a strong service-based relation with its clients. This…

16 Mar 2021
Ultraviolet technology that changes the health and safety in occupied spaces

As we’ve edged our way back into the “new normal”, we’ve experienced all types of sanitising protocols and cleaning tools…

Ultraviolet technology that changes the health and safety in occupied spaces

As we’ve edged our way back into the “new normal”, we’ve experienced all types of sanitising protocols and cleaning tools that have made an appearance during COVID-19. Whether kids are going back to school and parents are heading to the office, the uncertainty is still there and the likelihood of…

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…


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