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      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…

      01 Mar 2021
      Cement & Concrete SA established to drive the industry to new heights

      Cement & Concrete SA (CCSA) has today announced that the new consolidated industry body is open for business and is…

      Cement & Concrete SA established to drive the industry to new heights

      Cement & Concrete SA (CCSA) has today announced that the new consolidated industry body is open for business and is set to take the lead on all matters relating to cement and concrete in South Africa. The single non-profit entity, CCSA, was established through an extensive and thorough process of…

      01 Mar 2021
      Low water use and other hygiene solutions

      WC Pans consume up to 90 per cent of water usage in commercial buildings. New technology in the WC Pan…

      Low water use and other hygiene solutions

      WC Pans consume up to 90 per cent of water usage in commercial buildings. New technology in the WC Pan range, that delivers high performance and aesthetically pleasing designs. Franke sanitaryware and hygiene solutions Designed for ultimate hygiene solutions and ease of installation in public ablutions, the range caters for…

      26 Feb 2021
      Discover the self-care you deserve

      In a world filled with day-to-day stresses and responsibilities, it’s often easy to lose sight of your own value. But…

      Discover the self-care you deserve

      In a world filled with day-to-day stresses and responsibilities, it’s often easy to lose sight of your own value. But the way we see ourselves is equally as important as the way we see others, and sometimes, we need to take a time out to be pampered and wash away…

      25 Feb 2021
      34th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards Regional Winner: UCT Landscape Architecture

      Landscape architecture is a way of continuously negotiating between a wide range of practices, involving people, materials and timelines, according…

      34th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards Regional Winner: UCT Landscape Architecture

      Landscape architecture is a way of continuously negotiating between a wide range of practices, involving people, materials and timelines, according to Hayden Malan, declared the winner of the Most Innovative Final-Year Landscape Architecture Award on Friday 5 February. The event was part of the 34th Corobrik Architectural Student of the…

      25 Feb 2021
      Designed for pet stains and spills at home

      From scratch resistant to easy-to-clean! Atroguard® is the flooring that pet owners look for. We love our animal friends; but…

      Designed for pet stains and spills at home

      From scratch resistant to easy-to-clean! Atroguard® is the flooring that pet owners look for. We love our animal friends; but accidents happen. AtroGuard® flooring makes it easy to wipe away the little accidents, and there’s no need to sacrifice style for the inconvenience of an easy-care surface. Warrant guarantee AtroGuard® will not…

      24 Feb 2021
      Going touchless – public bathrooms

      Hygiene is the most important factor to consider in public bathrooms and the Geberit team believe that a touchless environment…

      Going touchless – public bathrooms

      Hygiene is the most important factor to consider in public bathrooms and the Geberit team believe that a touchless environment is key. The fewer shoppers or maintenance staff need to handle items, the better from a sanitary and hygiene perspective. Geberit sees touchless use in the public sector growing at…

      24 Feb 2021
      Preparing for the repair of non-structural concrete defects

      There are essential steps to follow before and during the repair of relatively minor yet unsightly concrete defects. Bryan Perrie,…

      Preparing for the repair of non-structural concrete defects

      There are essential steps to follow before and during the repair of relatively minor yet unsightly concrete defects. Bryan Perrie, Managing Director of The Concrete Institute (TCI), outlines what to do – and avoid – when tackling such projects: Firstly, repairs to new concrete should be done as soon as…

      23 Feb 2021
      Cable, components and critical space exploration

      As NASA’s Mars Perseverance rover begins exploring its new planetary home after landing on 18 February 2021. Operating with the…

      Cable, components and critical space exploration

      As NASA’s Mars Perseverance rover begins exploring its new planetary home after landing on 18 February 2021. Operating with the world’s most advanced technology. Equipped with Ty-Rap™ cable ties from ABB. The same ties used on earth. Designed for extreme environments Found in buildings; subways; the deepest oceans and outer…

      23 Feb 2021
      Sikla siFramo launches in South Africa

      A first of its kind in Africa, siFramo is a non welded support system that saves time, money and labour.…

      Sikla siFramo launches in South Africa

      A first of its kind in Africa, siFramo is a non welded support system that saves time, money and labour. 15 years ago, Sikla pioneered siFramo: a versatile, multifunctional, and high load-bearing modular steel support system. SiFramo is the only system with 1-Screw technology in the world and is now…

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      23 Jan 2020
      Refurbishment at North West University

      As the three established divisions of Norcros SA, TAL, Johnson Tiles and Tile Africa recently played important roles in an…

      Refurbishment at North West University

      As the three established divisions of Norcros SA, TAL, Johnson Tiles and Tile Africa recently played important roles in an extensive tiling project at North-West University’s Potchefstroom campus in North West Province. The project entailed refurbishing the five-block Sports Village, a guest house facility providing accommodation for the public, athletes…

      06 Mar 2020
      7 Awe-inspiring marble use cases

      Marble, an exceptionally versatile material used for centuries to create awe-inspiring art, majestic staircases, classic kitchens and resplendent flooring. With…

      7 Awe-inspiring marble use cases

      Marble, an exceptionally versatile material used for centuries to create awe-inspiring art, majestic staircases, classic kitchens and resplendent flooring. With today’s contemporary design trends, the wide selection of marble can be used in more ways than ever before.

      05 Mar 2020
      First Green Key Boutique Hotel in South Africa

      21 Nettleton attains their Green Key Award from WESSA, becoming South Africa’s first boutique hotel to achieve this accolade for…

      First Green Key Boutique Hotel in South Africa

      21 Nettleton attains their Green Key Award from WESSA, becoming South Africa’s first boutique hotel to achieve this accolade for its efforts in sustainability. An exciting partnership between WESSA and 21 Nettleton has resulted in the private boutique hotel in Clifton, Cape Town being awarded the prestigious Green Key award.…

      27 Feb 2020
      The Nxuba wind farm Renewable Energy

      In its ongoing efforts to showcase the potential that renewables can play in boosting the security of energy supplies in…

      The Nxuba wind farm Renewable Energy

      In its ongoing efforts to showcase the potential that renewables can play in boosting the security of energy supplies in South Africa, Enel Green Power (EGP) highlights its commitment to the country as it nears the completion of its Nxuba wind farm in the Eastern Cape. The company recently started…


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