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dhk Architects celebrates Women’s Month highlighting the formidable women at the helm of the studio.

dhk ARCHITECTS CELEBRATES WOMEN’S MONTH

South Africa celebrates Women’s Month annually in August. The month is dedicated to honouring the significant role of women in society and provides time to reflect on notable historical events and previously withstood challenges. To commemorate this, dhk Architects, one of the largest architectural practices in Africa, has taken the opportunity to spotlight the formidable […]

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The Rubik, designed by DHK Architects and developed by Abland, consists of premium residential apartments above luxury offices and high-end retail space, housed within a distinctive modern glass-clad “tiered” building.

ICONIC NEW CAPE TOWN BUILDING THE RUBIK LAUNCHES ON TO MARKET

The Rubik, a newly launched luxury mixed-use building situated in the heart of Cape Town’s CBD is set to challenge property development in South Africa with its iconic and unique architecture and design. (more…)

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MURRAY & ROBERTS WESTERN CAPE PROGRESSING WELL WITH TWO CONTRACTS AT CENTURY CITY

Murray & Roberts Western Cape is making significant progress with its two full construction services contracts for the Rabie Property Group at Century City in Cape Town in the Western Cape. The first contract, Bridge Park, was awarded in November 2013, while the second contract, Century City Urban Square, is on the adjacent site and […]

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PORTSIDE – A BUILDING FOR THE PEOPLE OF CAPE TOWN

14 August 2014; Cape Town – Today, FirstRand Bank hosted a media tour of its 5-Star Green Star SA rated regional office in Cape Town, offering a spectacular 360 degree view of the World Design Capital 2014. The Portside building in the Cape Town CBD is a joint initiative between FirstRand Bank and Old Mutual. […]

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dhk architects opens offices in Port Elizabeth

dhk architects launched its new offices in Port Elizabeth last Thursday.  The firm is working on a number of projects within the Nelson Mandela Bay including the much anticipated R1.7-billion Baywest Mall and Baywest City development located along the N2 freeway, a joint- venture between two of South Africa’s biggest developers, Abacus Asset Management and […]

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FUTURISTIC ELECTRIC CAR CHARGER POINTS IN PORTSIDE’S PARKING

Portside’s five-star parking with futuristic electric car charger points!   In 2013 Portside office building in Buitengracht  Street, designed by dhk architects,  was awarded a five-star “Design” rating under the Green Building Council of South Africa’s (GBCSA) Green Star rating system for offices.  This acknowledgement makes Portside the first five-star Green Star SA certified high rise […]

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Intaka Island Energy Classroom

dhk architects have been instrumental in the design of a new educational facility at the Intaka Island Visitors Centre in Century City that officially opened yesterday.  The brief was to design a 50 sqm2 “living” energy classroom for visiting school groups that will demonstrate sustainability within the built environment and how man and his structures […]

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Bay West Mall

The innovative Bay West City development in Port Elizabeth has commenced construction on the first phase of the Bay West Mall.  The initial phase which covers some 87 500 m2 has been designed by dhk Architects and jointly developed by Abacus Asset Management and the Billion Group. The Mall is the first development in the […]

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Portside the first high rise office development in South Africa to achieve a 5 Star “Design” rating

Portside, designed by dhk Architects in a joint venture with Louis Karol Architects,  was awarded a five star “Design” rating under the Green Building Council of South Africa’s (GBCSA) Green Star rating system for offices. The rating system recognises achievements in sustainable architecture. This acknowledgement makes Portside the first 5 Star Green Star SA certified […]

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dhk Architects’ Ridgeside project obtains a four star “As Built” Green Star rating

dhk Architects’ Nedbank Ridgeside office building in Umhlanga Rocks, Kwa-Zulu Natal, was recently awarded a four star “As built” rating under the Green Building Council of South Africa’s (GBCSA) Green Star rating system for offices. The rating system recognises achievements in sustainable architecture. This acknowledgement makes Ridgeside one of fewer than 20 buildings in South […]

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