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PPC Builder’s App to revolutionise South African construction

06 June 2013, PPC Cement, the leading supplier of cement in southern Africa, has partnered with Digital Solutions Group to deliver a first to market mobile application designed and customised for those in building and construction in mind, as launched at the 2013 TotallyConcrete Expo. “As a leader in the cement industry, PPC Ltd believes […]

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Cobra rationalises tap and mixer range

In an effort to better align its tapware offerings and prices with the rest of the industry, Cobra has changed the way it packages its taps and mixers to no longer include a basin waste as standard. Ramielle de Jager, Cobra Product Manager, says this now makes it easier for plumbers, architects, specifiers and consumers […]

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Bring Bali home with Eurolux table lamps

Eurolux’s newly released range of Polynesian style table lamps is designed to complement cool, airy interiors, adding a touch of sun and sea to offices, homes, restaurants and hotels. The lamp bases are crafted out of polyresin – a resin compound generally used for statues, figurines and decorative furniture. It is a sturdy material that […]

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Goscor’s LEOs on the Prowl in SA

Goscor Hi-Reach, an Imperial group company, has announced the arrival in SA of three LEO access machines from world-leading German manufacturer Teupen. The LEO (leopard in German) range of “Spider” crawlers has won worldwide acclaim for their combination of power, manoeuvrability and groundbreaking engineering.   The new arrivals are two LEO 18GT Spider crawlers (working […]

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Decorex Joburg – August 2013

Cost: R85 adults / R75 pensioners & scholars Venue: Gallagher Estate Convention Centre, Midrand For more information: Email: decorexinfo@tepg.co.za Visit: www.decorex.co.za or here

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Sika launches new premises in Port Elizabeth

Sika’s PE branch celebrated the launch of its new premises in May 2013 with a festive event, attracting a sell out crowd of nearly 150 guests. The Port Elizabeth branch services the region spanning George to Middelburg to East London. Having outgrown their old premises after ten years, Sika PE is now situated at 226 […]

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INDUSTRY SHOULD MAKE SUSTAINABILITY DEMANDS WORK IN ITS FAVOUR

The coatings industry should use the global demand for increased sustainability to its advantage instead of regarding it as an obstacle to future profitability, Howard Harris, an independent Energy Consultant, told the recent Coatings for Africa 2013 symposium. Jointly presented by the SA Paint Manufacturing Association (SAPMA) and the Oil and Colour Chemists’ Association (OCCA), […]

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GLOBAL GREEN POLICIES WOULD SAVE COATINGS SECTOR TIME AND MONEY

The coatings industry needs to adopt a unified approach world-wide to save costs and time in its quest to become a totally sustainable industry, Tony Mash, who recently retired as CEO of the British Coatings Federation, has recommended. Mash, who is now president of TMA Consulting in the UK, was addressing the Coatings for Africa […]

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BUSY 2013 TRAINING PROGRAMME FOR THE CONCRETE INSTITUTE

The Concrete Institute has a busy training programme planned for the rest of the year. The Institute will present a wide range of concrete technology training courses as outlined in its 2013 Education Programme.  “The fact that training by the School of Concrete Technology will be continuing has been enthusiastically welcomed by the construction and […]

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Silestone® -The ultimate collection of hygienic quartz surfacing

Silestone®, the international leaders in engineered quartz surfacing, has launched their latest collection of superior and versatile kitchen and bathroom surfacing nationwide. Silestone’s® sleek surfaces are manufactured from the finest natural quartz and according to the most stringent techniques. Not only are Silestone’s surfaces non-porous, shock, scratch and stain resistant, but unique in that the […]

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