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CPD-accredited timber construction conference


As part of its mission to create and maintain standards in the timber construction industry, the ITC-SA, SAQA-accredited professional body and watchdog for the timber construction industry in South Africa, is committed to taking every opportunity to host information-sharing events like workshops, training sessions and presentations, which help to inform both the industry and the […]

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Africa Urban Design Planning & Development

Africa has the highest rate of urban growth in the world, with the urban population predicted to double by 2030. The Urban Design, Planning and Development Conference will provide attendees with practical knowledge and expert advice on how the planning, design and development of Africa’s CBDs and town centres can be optimised for the benefit […]

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Lafarge SA sponsors Concrete Week Conference & Expo

 The inaugural Concrete Week promises to be an important and exciting event on the South African concrete calendar. It is attracting widespread participation from leading players in the cement and concrete industry throughout Africa. Held at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg from 3-6 June, the TotallyConcrete Expo activities embrace technical seminars relating to cement, coal ash […]

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Plastics: The Future for Growth Conference

The South African plastics industry will be hosting its first ever, industry specific conference on Wednesday, 13 March 2013 during the Propak Conference at Nasrec Exhibition Centre, Johannesburg.   Entitled “Plastics: The Future for Growth”, the conference will consist of the following three debates led by celebrity investigative journalists:   · Growing the South African […]

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Building on industry capacity with concrete

The Cement & Concrete Institute (C&CI) will be hosting an interactive workshop session at the annual Southern African Housing Foundation (SAHF) Conference in Cape Town on September 17 this year. In line with the overall theme of the conference, “Building capacity for delivery”, the central theme of the C&CI session, “Building upon industry capacity with […]

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Hard-hitting conference

Construction company owners and managers in South Africa need to pay more attention to global economics and environmental practices to ensure their businesses remain competitive in future.   According to Nico Pienaar, director of the Southern Africa Readymix Association, events of recent years have shown that local construction businesses are directly affected by global economic […]

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7th Southern African Energy Efficiency Convention (2012SAEEC)

The feedback report on the Southern African Energy Efficiency Convention (SAEEC2011) held last year can be read here https://www.leadingarchitecture.co.za/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/CONVENTION-REPORT-BACK.pdf 2012SAEEC and exhibition will be held in Celebration of the 10th Anniversary of the Southern African Association for Energy Efficiency (SAEE) Date: 14-15 November 2012 Venue: Emperors Palace, Gauteng Contact: Erika Kruger on convention@saee.org.za or logon […]

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Climate Smart Cape Town Pavilion

The Climate Smart Cape Town Pavilion at COP17, constructed out of 1884 plastic milk crates and over 22 000 plastic milk bottles supplied by Polyoak Packaging, is a temporary structure that has a low-impact on the environment as it will be dismantled after the climate change conference in Durban and all the materials re-used. Using […]

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Renewable Energy World Africa to launch at POWER-GEN Africa 2012

PennWell Corporation has announced the launch of Renewable Energy World Africa, which will be co-located with the inaugural POWER-GEN Africa conference & exhibition to be held in Johannesburg, Republic of South Africa on 6-8 November 2012.   Renewable Energy World Africa joins PennWell’s existing network of leading Renewable Energy World events including Renewable Energy World […]

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Wärtsilä confirms Diamond Sponsorship at POWER-GEN Africa 2012

POWER-GEN Africa has confirmed the support of Wärtsilä as Diamond Sponsor for the upcoming 2012 Conference and Exhibition, taking place at the Sandton Convention Centre from 6-8 November 2012.   Wärtsilä, a leading supplier of power plants for the decentralised power generation market joins Pratt & Whitney as sponsors of the inaugural POWER-GEN Africa.   […]

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