May, 2018

Boogertman + Partners has launched the annual Boogertman + Partners Architectural Design Scholarship Award Africa 2018

BOOGERTMAN + PARTNERS ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN SCHOLARSHIP AWARD NOW OPEN

Boogertman + Partners has launched the annual Boogertman + Partners Architectural Design Scholarship Award Africa 2018, the largest architecture scholarship in the country, with a prize valued at R160 000. This unique scholarship is awarded after a highly competitive and exciting design competition that takes place in each year September. Entries close at the end of July 2018.  (more…)

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Smart cities in an African context require intelligent planning and an active citizenry

SMART CITIES IN AFRICA

Smart cities in an African context require intelligent planning and an active citizenry rather than the overlay of technological solutions more applicable to international markets such as Europe. (more…)

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Oxford Parks, a new precinct linking Illovo to Rosebank along Oxford Road in Johannesburg

OXFORD PARKS: A CATALYST FOR URBAN REGENERATION

Oxford Parks, which officially broke ground in April 2017, is envisaged to be a sustainable and cosmopolitan medium-density urban environment that brings 300,000sqm of development rights to the Dunkeld Precinct linking Illovo to Rosebank along Oxford Road in Johannesburg.  (more…)

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Batyline AW by Serge Ferrari is a versatile high-performance sound absorbing material

BATYLINE AW BY SERGE FERRARI NOW IN SA

Batyline AW by Serge Ferrari is a high-performance sound absorbing material used for tensioned ceilings, acoustic panels, walls, fittings and decoration. Not only does it offer highly impressive acoustic performance and efficiency through its fine, lightweight compact material – it absorbs up to 65% of reverberation – but, because it is so versatile in its […]

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AfriSam continues to develop and conduct a range of initiatives to maintain the momentum toward a greener planet.

CLEANER, GREENER THE AFRISAM WAY

AfriSam has long led the charge in the cement sector for a cleaner environment, and continues to develop and conduct a range of initiatives to maintain the momentum toward a greener planet. (more…)

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New facilities at the 4Change Foundation campus in Roodepoort, Johannesburg

C+B ARCHITECTS UNVEIL NEW 4CHANGE FOUNDATION CAMPUS DESIGN

The 4Change Foundation aims to provide education and upliftment to disadvantaged students with the goal of eradicating systemic poverty in our nation by helping young people to becoming creative and industrious at all levels of society. They offer a gap year program and are involved with several school outreach programs and community upliftment initiatives. Their […]

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Sika, the Burkard family and Saint‐Gobain have signed agreements which terminate and resolve their legal dispute

SIKA, BURKARD FAMILY AND SAINT‐GOBAIN FIND OVERALL AGREEMENT

Sika, the Burkard family and Saint‐Gobain have signed agreements which terminate and resolve their dispute to the common benefit of all parties involved and that of their respective shareholders and stakeholders. The following has been agreed: (more…)

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Paragon Architects South Africa (PASA), part of the Paragon Group of architecture and interior architecture companies, has been awarded a Level 1 rating for 2018

THORSTEN DECKLER SPEAKS AT THE 31ST COROBRIK ARCHITECTURAL AWARDS.

Thorsten Deckler, co-founder of Johannesburg-based 26’10 South Architects, was the keynote speaker at the recent 31st Corobrik Architectural Awards. Deckler, who worked for Rem Koolhaas in the Netherlands and for Peter Rich Architects in Johannesburg before starting his own practice, Anne Graupner, is known for engaging in a range of projects in townships, the inner […]

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Paragon Architects South Africa (PASA), part of the Paragon Group of architecture and interior architecture companies, has been awarded a Level 1 rating for 2018

PARAGON ARCHITECTS AWARDED LEVEL 1 B-BBEE ACCREDITATION

Paragon Architects South Africa (PASA), part of the Paragon Group of architecture and interior architecture companies, has been awarded a Level 1 rating for 2018, in accordance with the Construction Sector Code issued under Section 9(1) of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Act No. 53 of 2003. (more…)

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Design Joburg, featuring Rooms on View, is thrilled to announce the Architect’s Gallery, a curated showcase some of SA’s finest architectural projects.

ARCHITECT’S GALLERY AT DESIGN JOBURG

Design Joburg, featuring Rooms on View, is thrilled to announce the Architect’s Gallery. This highly considered feature will be curated by eminent Joburg architect, designer and artist Shaun Gaylard of Blank Ink. The Architect’s Gallery will showcase some of SA’s finest architectural projects from a selection of leading architectural minds. (more…)

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