Monthly Archives: June 2015
The best of inspiring South African and international design is set to be showcased at 100% Design South Africa, which takes place from 6 to 10 August 2015 at Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg.
South Africa’s only international design show, … Read the rest
Marketers and graphic designers have long known the power of colour to boost the success of a campaign, and retailers are all too aware of the emotive effect of hue in influencing product sales. As a result, the importance of … Read the rest
CEDIA (the Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association) has announced that its CPD (Continuing Professional Development) course “Designing Integrated Future-Ready Homes” will be held in South Africa on two occasions throughout July 2015.
Architects, interior designers and surveyors who are… Read the rest
The Architecture for Social Gain Awards trophies are ready to be claimed. The trophies embody the spirit of innovation, designed to convey the three facets of the awards namely; People, Buildings and the Planet. Billed to be an icon … Read the rest
The Architecture for Social Gain Awards trophies are ready to be claimed. The trophies embody the spirit of innovation, designed to convey the three facets of the awards namely; People, Buildings and the Planet. Billed to be an icon of … Read the rest
Sika recently supplied one of its internationally approved flooring systems for a large underground rehabilitation project at Nedbank in Selby, Johannesburg. When Nedbank Refurbishment Works requested maintenance for the bank’s basement and generator room floors, Sika representative, Chad Tosen specified … Read the rest
Introduced into the South African market by Kaytech, the Tensar TW1 System was developed as an alternative to traditional retaining wall options and has been used extensively in Europe and elsewhere internationally. The system was recently used on a major … Read the rest
Ocon Brick, one of South Africa’s leading manufacturers of clay stock bricks, was appointed to supply the bricks for the 90 Rivonia Road development in Sandton, Johannesburg. This prestigious development is the new home for a leading law firm.
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Synonymous with interesting and vibrant open spaces dotted among a mix of historic, redeveloped and modern buildings which are home to businesses and residents alike, Cape Town’s central city never ceases to innovate, says Dr Andrew Golding, chief executive of … Read the rest
This winter, the Southern African Vinyls Association (SAVA) will be helping the Street Sleeper project keep hundreds of homeless people warm and dry by donating a much-needed industrial sewing machine used to convert used PVC billboards into waterproof, windproof survival … Read the rest