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03 Jul 2020
Hitachi ABB Power Grids commences operations

Hitachi ABB Power Grids is a global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years, employing around 36…

Hitachi ABB Power Grids commences operations

Hitachi ABB Power Grids is a global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years, employing around 36 000 people in 90 countries.

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.

19 Jun 2020
Unmasking the contribution of local innovation to the COVID-19 response in SA

BBF Safety Group has managed to completely localise the manufacture of its masks, contributing to both the need for PPE…

Unmasking the contribution of local innovation to the COVID-19 response in SA

BBF Safety Group has managed to completely localise the manufacture of its masks, contributing to both the need for PPE as well as the South African economy

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…

01 Apr 2020
MOL transforms facility into sanitiser production plant during COVID-19 outbreak

The MOL Group has shifted production at one of its plants to produce hand and surface sanitisers to offer protection…

MOL transforms facility into sanitiser production plant during COVID-19 outbreak

The MOL Group has shifted production at one of its plants to produce hand and surface sanitisers to offer protection against the novel coronavirus. Both products have been in short supply in Hungary. The Group shifted production of a windshield washer production line at its Almásfüzitő plant in only one…

24 Mar 2020
Healthcare Design Predictions

Global trends indicate that healthcare facilities are being designed and planned to prevent and treat communicable and non-communicable diseases.  What will healthcare facilities look…

Healthcare Design Predictions

Global trends indicate that healthcare facilities are being designed and planned to prevent and treat communicable and non-communicable diseases.  What will healthcare facilities look like in the future?    Buildings and the equipment within designed with patient welfare, efficiency and health security systems, change the perceptions of what healthcare is. The future hospitals, theatre rooms and even doctors rooms will be constructed differently.   Incorporating building management systems such as…

20 Mar 2020
Sikasil Bridge Tape-300 used in V&A Waterfront skylight revamp

Sika was a chosen supplier for the revamp of the glass skylights at V&A Waterfront in Cape Town. The Victoria…

Sikasil Bridge Tape-300 used in V&A Waterfront skylight revamp

Sika was a chosen supplier for the revamp of the glass skylights at V&A Waterfront in Cape Town. The Victoria and Alfred waterfront is known as a place where the city meets the sea. Situated in the city of Cape Town with Table Mountain as its backdrop is one of…

20 Mar 2020
Insulation – the first step to going green

If you are thinking about making your home more energy-efficient, the first thing you should be considering is how you…

Insulation – the first step to going green

If you are thinking about making your home more energy-efficient, the first thing you should be considering is how you can improve its insulation. We speak to Daneel Pretorius, Category Manager of Swartland’s Summit range of insulation and decorative ceiling products, for an overview of what makes insulation such an…

19 Mar 2020
Multotec installs green energy at Spartan plant

Multotec has installed renewable power at one of its facilities in Spartan, Gauteng. This is the company’s bid to make…

Multotec installs green energy at Spartan plant

Multotec has installed renewable power at one of its facilities in Spartan, Gauteng. This is the company’s bid to make a sustainable contribution to easing South Africa’s energy crisis. Environmental and economic benefits The substantial investment saw 684 photovoltaic (PV) solar panels being installed in November 2019, creating a 223…

18 Mar 2020
316 Grade Stainless Steel Turnstiles

Turnstar manufactures all its turnstiles at its state of the art 8 800 square meter factory in Johannesburg, South Africa.…

316 Grade Stainless Steel Turnstiles

Turnstar manufactures all its turnstiles at its state of the art 8 800 square meter factory in Johannesburg, South Africa. Some of our capabilities include the manufacture of turnstiles in powder coated mild steel, hot-dip galvanized steel and even stainless steel. An in-house pickling and passivating plant are used for…