Monthly Archives: December 2014
Philips and leading French artist Severine Fontaine launch 80 meters long centrepiece of Lyon’s Festival of Lights
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) the global leader in lighting has teamed up with a celebrated French artist, Severine Fontaine, to create a lightshow the size of a football pitch as the centrepiece of the world famous Lyon Festival … Read the rest
The International Interior Design Association (IIDA), in collaboration with BMW Group DesignworksUSA, is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 IIDA Global Excellence Awards. This annual worldwide design competition honors and celebrates outstanding originality and excellence in the creation … Read the rest
The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) announces the opening of the Association’s two premier design competitions, the 42rd annual Interior Design Competition and the 23rd annual Will Ching Design Competition. These international competitions honor outstanding, innovative, original designs … Read the rest
Sustainability at GROHE is a reflection of experience and expertise accumulated over many decades. Today the concept of sustainability is integral to all of the company’s processes and products, guiding the activities of its employees around the globe. One of … Read the rest
Sika is further expanding its research and development activities. In the presence of His Royal Highness, the Duke of Kent, Sika has opened a state-of-the-art research facility in Preston in northwest England. Sika employs around 800 staff in 20 technology … Read the rest
The record of clay brick construction in providing sustainable superior quality infrastructure – schools, clinics and houses across South Africa is well evident. This life time cost effectiveness of clay brick infrastructure is underpinned by the proven holistic basket of … Read the rest
Samsung Electronics South Africa recently supported three schools in the Limpopo Province by delivering two Solar Powered Internet Schools (SPIS) and an e-Learning Centre (E-LC). These initiatives are in line with Samsung’s focus of contributing towards education in South Africa’s … Read the rest
Pam Golding Properties has been awarded an exclusive mandate to market Park Central, a groundbreaking luxury high-rise residential property development situated in the heart of booming Rosebank, Johannesburg.
This was announced recently by the Pam Golding Property group chief executive, … Read the rest
Master Builders South Africa (MBSA) has welcomed the unexpectedly high levels of building industry confidence reflected in the FNB/BER Building Confidence Index for the final quarter of 2014, and says it augurs well for a much improved 2015 for the … Read the rest
Growthpoint Properties has won the first ever International Lighting Project of the Year at the 2014 Lux Awards announced in London.
In a massive energy saving project, Growthpoint undertook a low-energy retrofit, introducing more than 100,000 energy-efficient lamps and light … Read the rest