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BELGOTEX FLOORS EARN COVETED GREEN TAG CERTIFICATION

Belgotex Floors are the first South African flooring manufacturer to earn the coveted GreenTag eco-label certification, achieving another significant sustainability milestone. (more…)

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TOM DIXON’S ICE KITCHEN INSTALLATION

Caesarstone, a leading manufacturer of premium quartz surfaces, has revealed the first instalment of its year-long collaboration with designer Tom Dixon. ICE, an ice-inspired kitchen installation by Dixon, was unveiled at the Interior Design Show in Toronto, where Caesarstone has previously presented work by Nendo, RawEdges and Philippe Malouin. (more…)

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MASSIVE IMPROVEMENTS FOR SANDTON CBD

Road construction underway in the Sandton CBD is set to continue for most of 2016 with the City of Johannesburg investing R180 million in massive improvements to roads and pavements in Sandton Central – SA’s cosmopolitan financial and commercial hub. (more…)

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KBAC FLOORING LAUNCHES LUXURY VINYL TILE

The soaring demand for luxury vinyl tile (LVT) in the South African flooring market, has prompted leading flooring supplier and installer, KBAC Flooring, to launch its own LVT brand. (more…)

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GREAT MINDS SET TO GATHER AT THE 10TH ANNUAL GREEN BUILDING CONFERENCE IN TSHWANE

South Africa’s capital, the City of Tshwane, will be the site of national and international knowledge sharing when it hosts the 10th annual Green Building Conference on 1 and 2 June 2016. The focus at Green Building16 will be on leap-frogging straight to the latest thinking, innovations, and technologies, enabling built environment designers to imagine […]

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Artlogic’s popular Winter Sculpture Fair returns to the Nirox Sculpture Park near the Cradle of Humankind on the weekend of 7 and 8 May 2016. The international sculpture exhibition takes place in one of Gauteng’s most beautiful landscapes, complete with exquisite food and wine from the Franschhoek Valley.

Winter sculpture fair at Nirox partners with UK sculpture park

Artlogic’s popular Winter Sculpture Fair returns to the Nirox Sculpture Park near the Cradle of Humankind on the weekend of 7 and 8 May 2016. The international sculpture exhibition takes place in one of Gauteng’s most beautiful landscapes, complete with exquisite food and wine from the Franschhoek Valley. This year, the Nirox Foundation has partnered […]

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Mentis Expanded Metal plays an integral role in the success of the Spear Fencing system.

Innovative Spear Fencing System eliminates the need for welding

The need for a cost effective security fencing system that will offer the market a low maintenance and sustainable option has been addressed with the introduction of the Spear Fencing system which uses Mentis Expanded Metal. (more…)

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Corobrik recognises the value of Tactical Urbanism in South Africa

University of Cape Town landscape architecture graduate, Frank Kleinschmidt, has won the 2015 Corobrik Most Innovative Landscape Architecture Award for an innovative dissertation using an experimental board game known as Street Tactics™ to explore the exciting contemporary urban design concept known as “tactical urbanism”. (more…)

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The new Cosmo Mall pedestrian bridge, designed to resemble the shape of an Acacia tree thorn.

COSMO MALL PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE SET TO BECOME A NEW JOBURG LANDMARK

The new multi-million rand landmark Cosmo Mall Pedestrian Bridge, developed by the owners and developers of the mall, Bentel Group, opened to the public late last month (December) just ahead of peak festive season trading. (more…)

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WHAT WILL THE ENGAGED WORKPLACE OF THE FUTURE LOOK LIKE?

While the concept of enhancing employee engagement is not new, the strategies adopted by companies over the years have been constantly evolving. A new report released by JLL highlights momentum picking up in the latest such approach – one that uses the physical design of a workplace to express company culture and connect employees to […]

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