Rubber flooring to be made from truck tyres in KZN

Envirobuild, KwaZulu-Natal’s first manufacturer of eco-friendly rubber flooring for commercial, industrial and residential use, has launched an extensive range of rubber paving tiles and bricks made from recycled truck tyres.

A joint venture between entrepreneur Jaco Snyman, carpeting and flooring … Read the rest


Africa’s built environment under spotlight

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) will host its second annual RICS Africa Summit in Sandton Central, Johannesburg, on 24 February 2016, bringing together leading speakers and professionals in the built environment.

Opportunities and challenges in the real estate … Read the rest


SA Quantity Surveyors urged to explore Africa

SA Quantity Surveyors should broaden their scope of operations beyond our national borders, says Synergy Property Solutions, a relatively small quantity surveying and project management  company based in Port Elizabeth, which  has made major inroads into Africa and worked on … Read the rest


The rapid rise of Baronetcy Estate

Three homes are now completed with a further 11 homes in the final phase already well under construction in upmarket Baronetcy Estate, situated in prime position in Plattekloof in Cape Town’s popular Northern Suburbs.

Plenty more homes are scheduled for … Read the rest


Metlife Centre gets new lease on life

Completed in 1993 and owned by Eris Property Group, the 28-storey premier grade Metlife Centre is one of the tallest buildings in Cape Town; its roof spire soaring to a height of 120m above the city’s Foreshore District. Sika’s … Read the rest