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Decorex SA’s Creative Business Exchange workshops, dedicated to helping designers build a successful creative design brand, is coming to the Mother City on 24th April 2015, alongside Decorex Cape Town. This  half-day forum, aimed at individuals and small businesses in the interior design, décor, architecture, product and craft sectors, is aimed at stimulating creative thinking. […]

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2014 Stainless Steel Awards are coming

The Southern Africa Stainless Steel Development Association (Sassda) is proud to announce its biennial celebration of stainless steel achievements – the 2014 Stainless Steel Awards. The 2014 Stainless Steel Awards serve to applaud exceptional achievements within the stainless steel industry.  By profiling innovative thinking and successes from the industry, the reputation of the Awards and […]

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The Caesarstone Kitchen Designers 2014 competition is open until 31 July, welcoming kitchen designers, architects and interior architects located all over South Africa to enter for two chances to win R50,000!

Designers may enter as many designs as they like, but each kitchen must have been installed between 1 July 2013 and 31 July 2014 in South Africa, with each kitchen featuring Caesarstone materials. Entrants must complete a simple online entry form and enter their designs in either the Comfort or Luxury categories in order to […]

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To assist the architectural and engineering professions using the latest generation of REVIT design software, a.b.e. Construction Chemicals has preloaded the specifications for all its waterproofing products onto a REVIT file. a.b.e. Construction Chemicals is part of the Chryso Southern Africa Group. Autodesk REVIT is a revolutionary building information modelling software for architects, structural engineers; […]

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Cobra looking for energy smart kitchen taps in 2014 Product Design Competition

Do you often think about dream kitchens and those special statement mixers you’d love to have to complete the picture? Then why not put pencil to sketch pad and enter the 2014 Cobra Product Design Competition; you could walk away with R30 000 cash and the opportunity to have your mixer design brought to life by […]

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Entries now open for 2013 Cobra Design Competition

Cobra Watertech is calling on plumbers, designers, architects, specifiers and all those with a penchant for industrial design to tap into their creative sides and design a cutting-edge tap or mixer for its 2013 Cobra Design Competition.   Aimed at exploring new frontiers in tap ware design and manufacture, the theme of this year’s competition […]

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C&CI training programme for 2013 published

The Cement & Concrete Institute (C&CI) Education Programme for 2013 has been published.   Petrus Jooste, Education and Training Manager of the C&CI, says concrete training plays a vital role at a time when the shortage of skills is hampering economic progress in South Africa.   He states in the programme’s foreword that for the […]

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AHEC invites architects and designers in South Africa to nominate projects for ‘Commercial Interior Design Awards 2012’

With just over a month left until the ‘Commercial Interior Design Awards 2012’, the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC), the leading international trade association for the American hardwood industry, is inviting architects and designers in South Africa to nominate their projects for the prestigious awards. For the second year in a row, AHEC is sponsoring […]

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Paint made easy

The days of being intimidated by having to choose the colours for your home or office are over thanks to the free expert advice now available at the recently made-over Plascon Spaces Showroom   The Plascon Spaces Showroom at The Design Quarter in Fourways has opened as a design haven with a new name and […]

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