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Announcement of Corobrik-SAIA Awards of Merit and Awards for Excellence

The Corobrik-SAIA Awards of Merit and Awards for Excellence 2010 were made at a ceremony at the City Hall in Johannesburg as part of AZA 2010, South Africa’s first architecture mega-event which has brought together leading-edge thinkers and multi-disciplinary practitioners from around the globe. The Aw! ards for Excellence programme is, since 1990, the highest […]

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The versatility of precast concrete

The role of the South African precast concrete industry continues to gain in scope and significance, a fact for which there is ample evidence in this year’s CMA Awards for Excellence competition. In this precursor to the awards, Leading Architecture showcases some of the favourites for top honours. Whatever the application, the 12th CMA Awards […]

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A holistic approach

Willem Steenkamp of the University of the Free State scooped the prestigious Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Award for 2008 with his entry entitled ‘Creating a memorable place for the Herero culture’ Steenkamp was selected from a group of seven regional finalists at a function held at the Wanderer’s Club in March 2009. As […]

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Awards of excellence

This year’s Concrete Manufacturers Association (CMA) Awards for Excellence competition was exceptional in that five rather than the normal four projects were awarded Cathay Industries (formerly Cathay Pigments) Trophies In addition to the five Cathay Industries Trophies, 16 national awards were presented in October at a gala dinner held at the Theatre on the Track […]

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