Monthly Archives: November 2014
As part of the company’s quest to consistently provide products and services of the highest quality, Polyflor’s “In Search of Excellence” competition aims to recognize and honour excellent flooring projects that are completed between January 2014 and June … Read the rest
POWER-GEN 2015’s expert advisory board has identified integration of renewable energy into the traditional power ecosystem, universal access to power, and funding and sustainability as key issues to address at Africa’s premier power sector event.
The integration of renewable … Read the rest
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) and Port of Ngqura jointly received a Gold Award for ‘Medium Organisation with a High Environmental Impact’ in the acclaimed Top Green Organisation Awards ceremony held last week at Hemmingways Hotel in East London
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The latest development phase of Attacq’s Lynnwood Bridge Retail and Office Park has achieved a 5-Star Green Star SA Office v1 Design rating from the Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA), placing it among South Africa’s leading green buildings.… Read the rest
Total exports of U.S. hardwood lumber and veneer to South Africa reached a value of USD 8.6 million during the first three quarters of 2014, according to the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC), the leading international trade association for the … Read the rest
The benefits of green building alone make good business sense – they’re good for the environment, their owners, their neighbours, the people that work in them and bottom lines. But now green building is helping to attract investment and funding … Read the rest
When The Butcher Shop & Grill, Johannesburg, wanted to bring their long-awaited Cape Town restaurant to life, they looked no further than leading South African interior design firm Inhouse Brand Architects. Tasked with creating a modern restaurant interior that acknowledges … Read the rest
New life is being breathed into Northgate Island in Brooklyn, Cape Town – a former ‘big box’ retail development which is being redeveloped and upgraded into high profile, vibrant A-grade office space with its own green urban park, and rebranded … Read the rest
Four years after the final whistle was blown at Soccer City Stadium in Johannesburg, FIFA’s pledge to ensure that South Africans would be long-term recipients of the financial rewards of the 2010 FIFA World Cup has become a reality.
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Already home to leading companies like BMW, Nedbank and SAGE VIP, the multi-billion rand Menlyn Maine green city development in Pretoria is set to get 26,500sqm of new office space in three new buildings from the end of 2015 to … Read the rest