July, 2017

Abland and Tiber have joined forces to develop the Sandton Gate precinct, a mixed-use precinct on William Nicol Drive between Sandton Drive and Republic Road, which will include offices, residential units and a variety of lifestyle and smaller retail amenities.

ABLAND AND TIBER JOIN FORCES TO DEVELOP SANDTON GATE

Abland and Tiber have joined forces to develop the Sandton Gate precinct, combining their respective strengths to deliver a carefully conceived, and ultimately well-executed, product. The sizeable site on which the precinct will unfold, has been assembled over several years by Tiber. Therefore, when Tiber’s CEO Fernando Cardoso was approached by Abland’s MD Jurgens Prinsloo […]

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Culinary Equipment Company, a specialist kitchen project design company, has partnered with leadership at the University of Pretoria’s Department of Consumer Science to design and equip training kitchens and food science labs in one of the campuses’ historical monument buildings.

CULINARY EQUIPS NEW UNIVERSITY OF PRETORIA FOODS LABORATORIES

The new Food Laboratories at the University of Pretoria’s Department of Consumer Science, commissioned in April 2017, are the culmination of an ambitious vision to renovate three training kitchens and food science labs in one of the campuses’ historical monument buildings. Culinary Equipment Company, specialist kitchen project design company partnered with leadership at the university […]

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Architects and designers had the chance to interact with Roberto Palomba of Palomba Serafini Associati at three intimate events across South Africa to find out about the inspiration behind the designer range of bathroom ware, Kartell by Laufen.

ITALTILE HOSTS PALOMBA ONE-ON-ONE

It’s very seldom that we get to take a peek into the mind of a design genius, so imagine the delight of architects and designers across South Africa on finding out that they would have the chance to interact with Roberto Palomba of Palomba Serafini Associati. (more…)

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HEY DURBAN, COME OUT AND PLAY DURING LOERIES CREATIVE WEEK

Loeries Creative Week Durban hits the city in August and it is bringing lots of creative events for everyone in the greater Durban area. (more…)

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100% Design South Africa is will be collaborating with Gauteng-based Raw Studios for the 2017 100% Office feature, presenting inspiring modular office furniture systems that are locally designed and manufactured from sustainably sourced timber.

RAW STUDIOS FOR 100% OFFICE 2017

Successful modern offices are all about collaboration and creative input, which is why 100% Design South Africa is proud to announce that it will be collaborating with Gauteng-based Raw Studios for the 2017 100% Office feature  – one of the key curated events at the show. (more…)

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With Women’s Month about to begin, the Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), South Africa’s professional body and regulator of the engineered timber structure industry, spotlights three of its female members, who share their experiences as women in construction.

CLIMBING THE SCAFFOLDING: SOUTH AFRICAN WOMEN IN ROOFING

While the South African construction sector is a provider of a significant number of jobs and fertile ground for entrepreneurial activities, female representation across all strata in the sector is fundamentally lacking. According to the National Home Builders Registration Council’s (NHBRC) Women Empowerment Programme website, “Participation by women in the construction industry remains low. Support […]

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The Paragon Group clinches four major awards at the South SAPOA awards.

PARAGON GROUP WINS BIG AT SAPOA AWARDS 2017

The Paragon Group has confirmed its place as one of the premier architecture and design firms in South Africa, with Paragon Architects and Paragon Interface clinching four major awards at the South African Property Owners’ Association (SAPOA) awards held during its recent annual convention in Cape Town. (more…)

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Stuart Kelly winner of Corobrik’s Most Innovative Final Year Landscape Architecture Award

COROBRIK MOST INNOVATIVE FINAL YEAR LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE AWARD WINNER

Increasing global temperatures have spurred on industries to look for useful solutions to mitigate the problem. The world of landscape architecture is part of this movement, with architects and students working on concepts to counteract expanding urbanisation and address the issue of global warming. One such individual is Stuart Kelly, a landscape architect who recently […]

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Cube Gallery, authorised importer and distributor of Artemide, is hosting the event at its Bryanston showroom to reintroduce Artemide to South Africa’s public and industry professionals. On Thursday 20 July Artemide lighting products will light up the Highveld winter evening.

LIGHT UP THE NIGHT

Cube Gallery, authorised importer and distributor of Artemide, is hosting the event at its Bryanston showroom to reintroduce Artemide to South Africa’s public and industry professionals. (more…)

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in line with its skills development programme

OTIS RE-LAUNCHES ITS TRAINING ACADEMY

Otis South Africa, a subsidiary of Otis, global manufacturer of lifts and escalators, has re-launched its training academy in line with its skills development programme, designed to create technical and functional expertise in African markets. (more…)

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