June, 2017

WOMAG has launched four new collections of tiles

WOMAG UNVEILS NEW COLLECTIONS AT PRETORIA STORE

WOMAG, South Africa’s leading supplier of natural stone and porcelain tiles, is proud to unveil four new collections debuting this winter in their Pretoria showroom. (more…)

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Dormakaba South Africa to showcase its lodging systems, electronic access, data and workforce management solutions at The Hotel Show Africa

DORMAKABA SOUTH AFRICA HOSTS A SHOWCASE AT THE HOTEL SHOW AFRICA

Dormakaba South Africa, a trusted partner for smart and secure access solutions worldwide, is set to showcase its lodging systems, electronic access, data and workforce management solutions at The Hotel Show Africa 25-27 June 2017. The company will be providing in-depth insight into its portfolio of products and solutions at the event, and using it […]

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Construction has begun on One on Whiteley in the Melrose Arch mixed-use precinct

AMDEC BUILDS THE NEXT PHASE OF MELROSE ARCH

Amdec has commenced construction on the latest phase of the iconic Melrose Arch mixed-use precinct with the striking One on Whiteley. (more…)

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The new mini-VRV IV S-Series from Daikin is a low noise air conditioning solution

DAIKIN LAUNCHES LOW PROFILE MINI VRV SOLUTION

Standing at just under one metre high, including the installation feet, the VRV IV S-series compact has the lowest profile on the market. Suitable for both residential and commercial applications, its small footprint offers maximum flexibility for installers and designers, providing a discreet, go-anywhere solution that can be hidden behind low walls, hedges or concealed […]

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AfriSam opens first cement manufacturing facility established in Lesotho.

LESOTHO GETS LOCAL CEMENT PLANT

After years of supplying Lesotho with its cement and construction materials, leading supplier AfriSam recently commissioned a new cement blending and packing facility in Maseru to serve that market. Significantly, this is the first cement manufacturing facility established in the country. (more…)

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willowlamp, scoops another international award at the inaugural darc awards / decorative 2017

WILLOWLAMP WINS PRESTIGIOUS DARC / DECORATIVE AWARD

Award-winning South African lighting design company, willowlamp, scooped another international award at the inaugural darc awards / decorative 2017 gala event held in London last month. The company’s bespoke designs created for Hotel Crown Towers in Perth, Australia, took second place in the category for The Best Use of Decorative Lighting in a Hotel Project. […]

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the mixed-use 77 on Independence Avenue and the multimillion-dollar phased refurbishment of Gustav Voigts shopping centre.

BREATHING NEW LIFE INTO THE WINDHOEK CBD

Upmarket development in Windhoek’s central business district (CBD) is on the rise and has boosted the revival of this inner-city area, while plans to transform the city into a trendy leisure destination after dark have seen an increase in the numbers of cafes, festivals and night markets to appeal to professionals who work within the […]

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SVA International architects wraps up construction of the first dedicated, modern library for Kareedouw

THE INCREASING NEED FOR ART IN PUBLIC ARCHITECTURE

On a blistering day in the small Eastern Cape town of Kareedouw, about 50 pupils from three of the area’s main schools packed into the current cramped municipal library. (more…)

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100% Design South Africa has matured into Africa’s premier exhibition and sourcing platform for high-end contemporary design.

100% DESIGN SOUTH AFRICA COMES FULL CIRCLE IN 2017

From being a fledging show in 2014, 100% Design South Africa has matured into Africa’s premier exhibition and sourcing platform for high-end contemporary design. (more…)

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Gauteng Institute for Architecture and Marley Building Systems award bursaries

New GIFA award bursaries worth R150 000

In a joint venture bursary programme between the Gauteng Institute for Architecture (GIFA) and Marley Building Systems, six deserving architectural students from the University of Johannesburg (UJ) and the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) have been awarded bursaries to the value of R150 000. (more…)

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