March, 2018

Sassda announces the official launch of its biennial stainless steel awards which this year centre around the theme ‘Celebrating Innovation’.

2018 SASSDA COLUMBUS STAINLESS AWARDS NOW OPEN

Sassda is proud to announce the official launch of its biennial stainless steel awards which this year centre around the theme ‘Celebrating Innovation’ with the aim of rewarding world-class thinking and success at a local and international level. (more…)

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The Lift Club mentorship programme is the Design Foundation’s new initiative established to dynamise your design company and provide the skills you need to shift things up a gear.

LIFT CLUB: THE MISSING PIECES IN YOUR DESIGN BUSINESS

Are you producing compelling, original three-dimensional work and have reached a turning point in your career? Lift Club is the Design Foundation’s new initiate established to dynamise your design company and provide the skills you need to shift things up a gear.  (more…)

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Sassda announces the official launch of its biennial stainless steel awards which this year centre around the theme ‘Celebrating Innovation’.

UNIVERSITY OF PRETORIA’S COROBRIK ARCHITECTURAL STUDENT OF THE YEAR WINNER

Sustainable building demands architectural design that aims to minimise negative environmental impacts through efficiency and balance in the use of materials, energy and development space. It is a mindful approach to energy and ecological conservation in the creation of the built environment. (more…)

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Johannesburg-based Jai Airconditioning Services uses Samsung units at one if its biggest clients, Capitec Bank, not only because of their quality, but also because of the back-up they receive from their supplier Fourways Airconditioning.

CAPITEC BANKS ON SAMSUNG

Recently voted ‘Best Bank in the World’ by Lafferty’s Global Bank Quality Benchmarking Study of banks in 32 countries, Capitec Bank is also making sure it keeps right up to date with technology. Which includes its airconditioning systems. (more…)

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Yousuf Vawda of the University of KwaZulu-Natal University won the regional Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards for his thesis entitled ‘Memento Mori - Remember Your Death’

UKZN COROBRIK AWARD WINNER EXPLORES SACRED SPACE AND THE MEMORY OF THE DEAD

Great architectural design is sustainable design. It is design which ensures that the built environment complies with the principles of social, economic and ecological sustainability. It requires skill and sensitivity on the part of the architect. This was evident in full measure during the regional rounds of the 31st Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year […]

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The NightWatcher Robotic Security range from Eurolux

INTRODUCING THE NIGHTWATCHER ROBOTIC SECURITY RANGE FROM EUROLUX

Up your lighting game and implement additional home security by investing in lighting solutions that are not only practical, but offer peace of mind too. When it comes to keeping your home secure, Eurolux has several options available. (more…)

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This year, Activate Architecture celebrates its twentieth year in business – and it is doing so with an inspiring vision for the company’s future.

ACTIVATE ARCHITECTURE CELEBRATES 20 YEARS

Opening its doors on 3rd January 1998, Activate started out as a collaborative of idealistic young graduates determined to design great buildings and make a difference; and has grown into an award-winning practice with noteworthy projects in the public and commercial sectors. (more…)

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The countdown has begun for the biggest coatings show in Africa: Coatings for Africa 2018 is scheduled to be held at the Sandton Convention Centre from May 29 to 31.

COUNTDOWN HAS STARTED FOR AFRICA’S BIGGEST COATINGS SHOW

Coatings for Africa 2018 is scheduled to be held at the Sandton Convention Centre from May 29 to 31. This major showcase of paint and coatings products and technology is being staged by the South African Paint Manufacturing Association (SAPMA) and the Oil and Colour Chemists’ Association of South Africa (OCCA). The exposition organisers are […]

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KOHLER’s new freestanding baths, Ceric and Veil, are made from a new solid cast resin material that allows for new geometries, textures and designs to emerge.

KOHLER PRESENTS CERIC AND VEIL

KOHLER’s new freestanding baths, Ceric and Veil, are hand-crafted from a new solid cast resin material, KOHLER Lithocast®, a gloss cast resin that is lightweight and easy to clean. This technologically advanced material allows for new geometries, textures and designs to emerge. Each bath is carefully shaped from one, solid piece, ensuring structural integrity, and […]

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Su-Elna Bester won first prize in the regional Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards at the University of the Free State for her thesis entitled, ‘The M.CAC / Multi-Cultural Centre of Dubai’.

UFS COROBRIK ARCHITECTURAL STUDENT OF THE YEAR

Innovation is the standout quality that differentiates design resolutions and helps define architecture as special and appreciated by one’s peers. Innovation in sync with context provides the delight factor permitting architectural design to compete comfortably on the world stage. Technical skill, the ability to create memorable form that draws one in while treading softly on […]

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