PentaFloor Sponsorship at the new GBCSA Offices

When the Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) outgrew its offices in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, a call for sponsorships was sent out requesting contributions from industry to assist with the fit out of the new offices in Rosebank. PentaFloor stepped up … Read the rest

Be at liberty to go shopping!

Liberty Midlands Mall’s Phase 3 development is now ready for trade. Since opening its doors in 2003, Liberty Midlands Mall has established itself as the retail destination of choice in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands. Over the years, the mall has grown … Read the rest

Bridging social and economic transformation

Bridge City north of Durban, a joint venture between eThekwini Municipality and Tongaat Hulett, is a mixed-use urban precinct linking adjacent areas to each other and the wider metropolitan region. Founded on the existing rail service (with a rail station … Read the rest


(..Continued from February 2018 issue of ADM…)

…Crucial to the redevelopment of this heritage site into the recently opened Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (MOCAA), was selecting the right interior construction materials during the design phase.

From the outset, … Read the rest

Building an African Base: Palram Global

(..continued from the February 2018 issue of ADM..)

…and typical local business activities. Palram South Africa was established after merging with activities of a local company. Located in Johannesburg, South Africa, the branch offers many services, including warehouse stocking and … Read the rest

Positive outlook for the Johannesburg development sector

South Africa – Johannesburg, 30 January 2018 – Investors looking to buy property this year would do well to buy now into new off-plan developments to be completed in a year to two years’ time.

It is a great way … Read the rest

Baragwanath Hospital uses Polyflor SA vinyl floors and wall protection range

Johannesburg, South Africa, 13 December 2017. Polyflor SA recently assisted the Gauteng Department of Health, global healthcare company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Surgeons for Little Lives, a local non-profit organisation, by supplying state-of-the-art flooring and wall protection for the newly completed … Read the rest


Green boost for Education and the Public Sector in South Africa

Further evidence of the public sector’s commitment to sustainability is the 4 Star Green Star SA Office Design v1.1 certification that the South African, Kwa-Zulu Natal Department of Education: Ugu District Office has received from the Green Building Council South … Read the rest

Understanding your Financial Risks as an Architect

(continued from December 2017 Issue of ADM)

…That is where errors and emissions insurance becomes essential.  This type of short-term insurance is designed to protect architects from financial loss in the event of a claim made by one of your … Read the rest


LSFB – Demonstrating the advantages

…continued from December 2017 / January 2018 Issue…

Proceedings began with a presentation on the LSF manufacturing and building processes by John Barnard, Director SASFA. He also discussed the wide range of advantages that LSFB offers. Of specific interest Read the rest