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HP Disrupts Production Printing Market with New Large-format PageWide Technology

HP today announced the scaling of its inkjet-based PageWide Technology for large-format printing, delivering high-quality prints at faster speeds and lower costs. This innovative technology, which consists of more than 200,000 nozzles on a stationary print bar and spans the width of the page, enables users to produce a variety of black-and-white and color applications, […]

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Tile Africa Contracts supplies exclusive tile to Coricraft stores

Coricraft is continuing its relationship with Tile Africa Contracts and has entrusted the company to supply tiles for its latest retail stores. Tile Africa Contracts’ national footprint suits national retailers such as Coricraft as it’s able to offer strategic distribution centres, centralised co-ordination for national projects as well as specialised advice from its well-equipped consultants […]

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A Beautiful Symphonic Experience

Cobra had just launched a new range of taps. The objective was to showcase this new range, and make Cobra taps front of mind for consumers. Cobra is known as an iconic South African Brand, so what better way to Introduce classic taps in harmony, than to put on a symphonic performance. We replaced the […]

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Johnson Tiles now manufactures inkjet tiles for the South African market

Local tile manufacturer Johnson Tiles recently introduced its Fusion range of inkjet ceramic tiles in various sizes. The company has a heritage of over sixty years in South Africa and is known for its glazed ceramic and porcelain floor tiles as well as a select range of imported wall tiles. Johnson Tiles invested over R8-million […]

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SA’S GREEN BUILDING TREND ON UPWARD TRAJECTORY

High energy consumption, environmental stewardship and lower operating costs are among the top reasons for the spike in the development of environmentally friendly and ‘green’ buildings in the country, as is evident in the latest McGraw-Hill Construction’s SmartMarket Report, which suggests that the number of green buildings in the country is growing faster than in […]

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Finding the missing link in construction

Experts are sometimes left perplexed in instances where a “well-built” concrete structure fails despite all evidence indicating that the correct materials and procedures were used in its construction. Closer investigation however, often reveals a different picture in which blind trust was placed in third-party suppliers’ and whose products were incorrectly classified and did not perform […]

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Legrand enhances Arteor home automation range

Legrand’s range of Arteor wiring devices, which was launched in South Africa over four years ago, has been enhanced to now offer even more electrical control functions in home automation – from simple stand-alone solutions, to complicated automation tasks and fully networked installations. “With new functions and features for easier operation and greater energy efficiency […]

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WATERPROOFING ADVANCES HAVE BOOSTED FLAT CONCRETE ROOFS’ POPULARITY

Concrete tiles are increasingly becoming the roof covering material of choice for a variety of practical reasons, says Bryan Perrie, MD of The Concrete Institute. Perrie says the development of sophisticated computer modelling systems has elevated roof design and construction far beyond the most basic functional purpose of shelter and into the realm of architectural […]

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Caesarstone Releases Everyday Masterpiece: Calacatta Nuvo™ – Media Embargo until 1 August

Caesarstone is extremely proud to announce that the much-anticipated 5131 Calacatta Nuvo™ will join our existing Supernatural designs within the Classico collection from 1 August 2014.  As Caesarstone’s interpretation of natural Calacatta marble, Calacatta Nuvo™ brings you wide, elegant, cascading, grey veins on a light grey base.  Calacatta Nuvo™ makes an unforgettable impression and enhances […]

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NEW CHRYSO PROCESS TO ENHANCE DECORATIVE CONCRETE SURFACES

Chryso South Africa has launched Chryso Deco City, a new innovation for the decorative concrete flooring market – particularly suitable for the enhancement of urban public areas. Chryso South Africa is part of the Chryso Southern Africa Group. Hannes Engelbrecht, Chryso SA GM Marketing & Inland Sales, says Chryso Deco City – a new and […]

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