The design of a new apartment block designed by StudioMAS, called Thirty Keyes, has been unveiled, adding a residential element to the Keyes Art Mile precinct in Rosebank.

THIRTY KEYES RESIDENTIAL APARTMENTS UNVEILED AT KEYES ART MILE

A series of stylish, thoughtfully designed residential apartments will soon break ground along the Keyes Arts Mile in Rosebank, ideal for those urban lovers who desire a communal, convenient and enriching lifestyle. To be called Thirty Keyes, and with a first phase of fifty-five units on sale, these apartments are set to become some of […]

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Savage+Dodd Architects in collaboration with UrbanWorks have been named the World Architecture Festival (WAF)X Power and Justice Winner 2018.

SAVAGE+DODD ARCHITECTS NAMED WAFX WINNER

The WAFX Prize (sponsored by Greencoat) is awarded to 10 future projects that identify key challenges that architects will need to address in the coming years and was created as part of the World Architecture Festival’s 10th anniversary celebrations in 2017 (WAF 10 Manifesto).  Winning future projects which address the Manifesto issues are entered for […]

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Jolene Blundell, Saint-Gobain’s Head of Sustainability, elaborates on the crucial importance of moving with the times in terms of green building.

THE GROWTH OF GREEN BUILDING IN SOUTH AFRICA

Green building and sustainability are words that remain at the forefront of conversations for many South Africans and is a trend that has seen continuous growth within the building and construction industry. Jolene Blundell, Saint-Gobain’s Head of Sustainability, elaborates more on this subject and the crucial importance of moving with the times in terms of […]

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Autodesk University Africa (AU), the premier Autodesk conference, is on from 24-25 October at The Campus, Bryanston, Johannesburg.

DON’T MISS AUTODESK UNIVERSITY AFRICA

Today’s dominant technology trends are driving businesses and consumers alike to explore new ways to design, make, and use things. In today’s competitive landscape, anyone can be an innovator. There is opportunity for those with the right tools and guidance. Learn about the technologies that will impact you, including cloud computing, generative design, and machine-human […]

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Laura Swanepoel, Head of Healthcare, Building Services, WSP in Africa shares her views on design principles that are making waves globally, and what these mean for future-ready healthcare in Africa.

DELIVERING HEALTHCARE ARCHITECTURE THAT IS RIGHT FOR AFRICA

Eliminating barriers and ultimately increasing access to quality health services, for all, is a key pillar that requires significant focus if the aspirations laid out in the Agenda 2063 are to be achieved. It is also crucial if a prosperous future of inclusive and sustainable growth, where all African people have a high standard of […]

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Marloes Reinink, founder of Solid Green Consulting

MARLOES REININK: GAUTENG’S PROPERTY BUSINESS WOMAN OF THE YEAR

At the recent Gauteng Regional Awards of the 4th South African Women in Property Awards (SAWIPA), Marloes Reinink was named Business Woman of the Year: Entrepreneur. The SAWIPA Gauteng Regional Awards was hosted at the Sanlam Art Gallery, and seeks to recognise women in the Gauteng region who continue to influence and change the landscape […]

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MDS Architecture upgrade existing Brightwater Commons

FERNDALE ON REPUBLIC REIMAGINES BRIGHTWATER COMMONS

Ferndale on Republic, previously known as the Brightwater Commons and the Randburg Waterfront before that, was initially created as a city waterfront development – a romantic notion in Johannesburg in the 1980s. The waterfront element was removed when it underwent a renovation and became the Brightwater Commons, which introduced landscaping and parks to the development […]

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AECOM has been involved in many flagship Sandton projects

AECOM HELPS DEVELOP RICHEST SQUARE MILE IN AFRICA IN SANDTON

Integrated infrastructure delivery company AECOM has played an important role in the development of Sandton in Johannesburg, touted as one of Africa’s richest square miles, and characterised by continuous growth. (more…)

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The landscaping at Pran Boulevard on Umhlanga Rocks Drive in KZN was developed holistically in conjunction with the architecture by Paragon.

LANDSCAPING, BUILDING DESIGN GROW TOGETHER AT PRAN BOULEVARD IN KZN

Developing one of the last open sites on Umhlanga Rocks Drive in the Ridgeside precinct in Umhlanga, KwaZulu Natal afforded architecture and interior architecture company Paragon the unique opportunity to shape the landscaping as part of the overall design. (more…)

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ISCA has launched an exciting new range of colourful taps designed to allow people to customise their bathroom and kitchen spaces.

ISCA LAUNCHES A NEW RANGE OF COLOURFUL TAPS

ISCA, a trend-setter in kitchen and bathroom fittings, has launched an exciting new range of colourful taps, giving homeowners the freedom to customise their existing ISCA Bordo Round kitchen and bathroom taps and mixers adding a fresh pop of colour to their living space. (more…)

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