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    The installation of Aspecta 1 “patterned” flooring has recently been completed in all the common areas at the new City Lodge – “Courtyard Hotel” in Waterfall, Midrand.

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      03 May 2021
      The magic of zinc in corrosion control

      By Simon Norton, International Zinc Association, Africa Desk Zinc is truly a magic metal that few people and few engineers…

      The magic of zinc in corrosion control

      By Simon Norton, International Zinc Association, Africa Desk Zinc is truly a magic metal that few people and few engineers appreciate for its multitude of applications and versatility. For us in the corrosion world, where we seek to extend the life of atmospherically-exposed steel, zinc is best-known in terms of…

      30 Apr 2021
      New training facility aims to bolster skills development in the Western Cape

      The construction industry is expected to grow by 5.2% this year according to GlobalData. This is reflected in South Africa…

      New training facility aims to bolster skills development in the Western Cape

      The construction industry is expected to grow by 5.2% this year according to GlobalData. This is reflected in South Africa with various experts predicting that the construction industry will bounce back this year. As such, the promising future of the industry requires expertise and skills to carry the workload and…

      29 Apr 2021
      AXOR x The Future Laboratory: Exploring the Future of Urban Living

      Together with one of the leading international consulting firms on future trends, The Future Laboratory, AXOR has dedicated itself to…

      AXOR x The Future Laboratory: Exploring the Future of Urban Living

      Together with one of the leading international consulting firms on future trends, The Future Laboratory, AXOR has dedicated itself to the topic of ‘Compact Luxury’, exploring the megatrend of urbanization. The aim is to bring architects and interior designers into the exchange to gain new ideas, insights and inspiration for a…

      28 Apr 2021
      Vukile invests R90m-plus in a value-adding upgrade for the landmark Daveyton Mall

      Vukile Property Fund (JSE: VKE), the leading retail REIT (real estate investment trust), has commenced the strategic upgrade of Daveyton…

      Vukile invests R90m-plus in a value-adding upgrade for the landmark Daveyton Mall

      Vukile Property Fund (JSE: VKE), the leading retail REIT (real estate investment trust), has commenced the strategic upgrade of Daveyton Mall in the Ekurhuleni Metro, Gauteng. A pioneering property, Daveyton Mall is one of the first township malls developed in South Africa. It opened in 1993 with more than 60…

      23 Apr 2021
      34th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards Regional Winner: University of KwaZulu-Natal

      Looking at how architecture can contribute to existing learning environments by integrating community influence within rural primary schools resulted in…

      34th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards Regional Winner: University of KwaZulu-Natal

      Looking at how architecture can contribute to existing learning environments by integrating community influence within rural primary schools resulted in Neeshailin Naicker being declared the regional winner from the University of KwaZulu-Natal as part of the 34th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards. In exploring how to promote quality…

      22 Apr 2021
      Raw materials shortage puts the S.A. Coatings industry under heavy pressure

      A serious shortage of raw materials, coupled with substantial increases in prices for raw materials, has put the South African…

      Raw materials shortage puts the S.A. Coatings industry under heavy pressure

      A serious shortage of raw materials, coupled with substantial increases in prices for raw materials, has put the South African coatings industry under intense pressure, says Tara Benn, executive director of the SA Paint Manufacturing Association (SAPMA). Benn says a complex mix of demand; production issues at global chemical plants;…

      21 Apr 2021
      Paragon Interface creates a new way of work for Deloitte at The Ridge

      Following on from its successful completion of Deloitte’s new Africa headquarters at Waterfall City in Midrand, Paragon Interface has just…

      Paragon Interface creates a new way of work for Deloitte at The Ridge

      Following on from its successful completion of Deloitte’s new Africa headquarters at Waterfall City in Midrand, Paragon Interface has just completed a new workplace for the professional services firm at The Ridge at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town. This was a high-profile project for the interior architecture company Paragon…

      21 Apr 2021
      Hansgrohe Vernis – quality at a competitive price

      Vernis taps are a new addition to the hansgrohe family with a unique twist. Designed by world-renowned Phoenix Design, Vernis brings you hansgrohe quality…

      Hansgrohe Vernis – quality at a competitive price

      Vernis taps are a new addition to the hansgrohe family with a unique twist. Designed by world-renowned Phoenix Design, Vernis brings you hansgrohe quality at a competitive price. The range comes in two sleek, stylish design variants and takes the stress off you if you need to watch the budget, even though it still…

      20 Apr 2021
      SAPMA welcomes election of World Coatings Council Executive

      UK-based Tom Bowtell; who works closely with, and has often attended, the SA Paint Manufacturing Association (SAPMA) events in SA,…

      SAPMA welcomes election of World Coatings Council Executive

      UK-based Tom Bowtell; who works closely with, and has often attended, the SA Paint Manufacturing Association (SAPMA) events in SA, has been elected vice president of the World Coatings Council (WCC). Bowtell is Chief Executive of the British Coatings Federation which has for many years made extensive parts of its…

      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…

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      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…

      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.…


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