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industrial-inspired dream pad for teenage boy and his friends.

THE ULTIMATE URBAN MAN CAVE!

What can only be described as the ultimate “man cave”, Inhouse Brand Architects has converted the unused lounge area of a Fresnaye residence into an industrial-inspired dream pad for the family’s lucky teenage boy and his friends. (more…)

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The Belgotex Foundation livened up the LIV Village’s Early Childhood Development Centre in Verulam, KwaZulu-Natal with a cheerful new playground using Duraturf artificial lawn to transform it into a safe, stimulating playzone.

BELGOTEX LIVENS UP THE LIV VILLAGE

LIV’s dull, dreary backyard was transformed into a safe, stimulating playzone using Duraturf artificial lawn, living up to the Foundation’s vision of providing fun and fabulous foundations for underprivileged children. (more…)

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The Apex on Smuts

THE APEX ON SMUTS

The arresting, wedge-shape of The Apex on Smuts – a new, Manhattan-style apartment building in the heart of Rosebank, Johannesburg – presented architects Messaris Wapenaar Cole Architects (MWCA) with the opportunity to design a building with real urban presence. (more…)

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The Port Elizabeth Opera House is the oldest theatre in the Southern Hemisphere, and the only surviving example of a Victorian Theatre in Africa.

ENCORE FOR AFRICA’S OLDEST THEATRE

The oldest theatre on the African continent and in the Southern Hemisphere, the Port Elizabeth Opera House, has recently undergone intricate renovations and expansions. This was done to transform the building from a heritage site into a first class facility. As the only surviving example of a Victorian Theatre in Africa, leading specialists in the […]

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The Eastgate Phase 2 Redevelopment, winner of the 2016 annual Steel Awards

EASTGATE PHASE 2 REDEVELOPMENT WINS PRESTIGIOUS 2016 STEEL AWARDS

The highlight of the structural steel industry calendar, the 35th Annual Steel Awards hosted by the Southern African Institute of Steel Construction in partnership with BSi Steel, took place on 15 September 2016 in Johannesburg, Cape Town and KwaZulu-Natal concurrently. Attended by over 1000 people the event showcased projects completed in the previous year that […]

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Terraforce’s round face finish retaining wall system was chosen for the Silverstar Casino amphitheatre up against the Roodekrans ridge.

GREEN AND FUNCTIONAL HARD LANDSCAPING FOR SILVERSTAR CASINO

In 2013, the Silverstar Casino entertainment complex was expanded to include an amphitheatre, The Dome, on the western side. The attractive structure, designed and built by Otto Wijnberger of In2Structures, has been equipped with a basic lighting rig, stage and PA system, making it a suitable self-sustained venue for smaller shows hosted by Silverstar. (more…)

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AfriSam has sponsored concrete to the value of R100 000 for the construction of a skate park in central Johannesburg.

AFRISAM HELPS BUILD SKATEISTAN

Leading concrete materials company, AfriSam has sponsored concrete to the value of R100 000 for the construction of a skate park in central Johannesburg. The skate park forms part of a unique Skate School built by the award winning non-profit organisation, Skateistan, which provides programmes combining skateboarding and education to empower youth. (more…)

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Willowlamp completes large order of chandeliers

WILLOWLAMP SHINES IN DUBAI

Willowlamp, an award-winning South African lighting company whose products are entirely hand assembled, using a patented method of attaching ball-chain to laser-cut steel frames, recently completed one of its largest orders yet. (more…)

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An entire quarry was bought to ensure the black-granite for this building in the Zone Boulevard embodied elements of natural surroundings and bustling city

QUARRY BOUGHT TO BUILD ULTRA-MODERN ‘THE ZONE BOULEVARD’

An entire quarry was bought to ensure the black-granite for this building embodied elements of natural surroundings and bustling city. The Zone Boulevard is located between Cradock Avenue and Oxford Road in Rosebank, and is part of the multimillion-rand redevelopment of the Zone @ Rosebank shopping centre that started in mid-2015. To ensure the façade […]

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The new PwC is set to become a structure of iconic proportion due to its distinctive twisted form designed by LYT Architecture

A TWIST OF ARUP

The horizon of Midrand, north of Johannesburg, is set to change forever with the construction of the new PwC Tower, which will be widely visible and a focal point in the up and coming Waterfall City development. It is set to become a structure of iconic proportion due to its distinctive twisted form designed by […]

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