Monthly Archives: August 2016
Construction of the new Majuba FET College’s Dundee campus is providing thousands of higher-education seeking youth with the opportunity to study in a state-of-the-art college environment.
The campus comprises a gatehouse, administration offices, two double-storey lecture blocks measuring 2 200m… Read the rest
Loeriesfontein Wind Farm has announced that it has completed the lifting of the first of its 61 wind turbines. This is a pivotal point in the construction of the wind farm, with the next major construction milestone being the arrival … Read the rest
J.C. van der Linde & Venter Projects’ ability to adapt to unforeseen challenging conditions played a major role in successfully completing new additions to an office park development in Pretoria.
The Pretoria-based member of Master Builders Association North recently completed … Read the rest
South Africa’s building landscape is soaring: the value of building plans in the private sector increased by 3.3% in 2015*. Simultaneously, architects’ roles are changing; they have to reinvent themselves in terms of the kinds of projects they undertake, the … Read the rest
Sole selling rights to Mur de Roche, an exclusive new development on Port Elizabeth’s ‘golden mile’ on the corner of La Roche Drive and Marshall Road in Humewood, have been awarded to Pam Golding Properties Port Elizabeth.
Set on 1645sqm … Read the rest
Corobrik has opened a new bricklaying training centre at its Lawley factory in Gauteng which is one of three countrywide that provides opportunities for unskilled South Africans to acquire the fundamental expertise they need to secure work in the building … Read the rest
South Africa’s electricity is ranked as the 10th most expensive in the world, and with the National Energy Regulator (Nersa) having also approved a 9.4% hike for Eskom for 2016/17, we can expect to climb those rankings. NUS Consulting, a … Read the rest
Major trend to apartment living sees units in Infinité development in Bedfordview snapped up prior to launch
A strong market demand for secure and convenient, upmarket living in Bedfordview in Johannesburg has seen 50 units in phase one already snapped up through Pam Golding Properties ahead of the official launch of Infinité, a major 10-storey, 200-unit sectional … Read the rest
Four talented women are among architects from across the country to enter their designs in the 2015/16 Corobrik-SAIA Awards of Excellence and Merit which will be presented at a gala dinner at Shine Studios in Braamfontein on 2nd September.
Karlien … Read the rest
Since the merger with Val de Vie Estate, neighbouring Pearl Valley has entered into a new chapter. Situated in the exquisite Paarl-Franschhoek Valley, Pearl Valley was rated by international rating agency New World Wealth (NWW) as the leading residential estate … Read the rest