IIDA Announces Winners of 2014 Global Excellence Awards

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

IIDA’s two premier design competitions now open

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

A global culture of sustainability

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

Clay brick vs IBTs – the balanced truth

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

e-Learning solutions in Limpopo

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

Building sector now has new hope for the future

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