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Academy marks 10 years of skills development in construction industry

The Saint-Gobain Academy contributes to job creation and skills development Making a meaningful contribution to the construction industry for the past 10 years While there is a growing awareness that the building and construction industry needs to adapt to better suit a modern world – where sustainability and the economy are paramount – the reality […]

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Get ready for a new and improved Steel Studio in 2014

It’s early 2014 and Steel Studio has just moved into their newly completed, bigger and better head office and manufacturing facility in Johannesburg. Well it’s not quite 2014 just yet, but that’s the plan anyway. We broke ground at the beginning of September and are hoping to be finished in early 2014. To say we’re […]

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Music festival with a ‘green’ concious debuts in SA

Breakout Management are pleased to announce the debut of PARKLIFE, a new and exciting annual acoustic music festival taking place for the first time on Thursday 21 March 2013 at Marks Park, Johannesburg and Friday 22 March at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens in Cape Town!   The inaugural Parklife event will see international festival favourite, acoustic […]

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Grand Designs Live returns on the 24th-26th May 2013

Get ready to be inspired to turn your house into an impressive home once again! SA’s most fabulous home and garden show, Grand Designs Live, will be bringing you more design inspiration from the 24th to the 26th of May 2013 at the Coca Cola Dome in Johannesburg.   Grand Designs Live promises exciting, innovative ideas for […]

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Furniture icon, Pierre Cronje, carves his way to Johannesburg

Lovers of beautiful and quality Pierre Cronje furniture in Johannesburg will be delighted to hear that South Africa’s furniture guru is bringing his design and craftsmanship to the City of Gold. Style and design mecca, Kramerville, will be home to the New Pierre Cronje showroom at the end of March this year. Pierre Cronje says […]

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LED street lighting, the most economical solution for Ndwedwe

When new street lighting was required by the community in Ndwedwe, which is close to Stanger in KwaZulu-Natal, the predominant requirement was long-term cost efficiency.   Mr A J Chand Pr. Eng., a director at PD Naidoo & Associates, Johannesburg, compared the efficiencies of various technologies and suppliers before the renowned BEKA solution was chosen, […]

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Plascon voted Paint Company of the Year

Plascon South Africa beat eight other nominees to be named Paint Company of the Year at the third annual DIY Trade News Industry Awards 2012 held at Moyo in Zoo Lake Johannesburg.   “Being named Paint Company of the Year is confirmation of Plascon’s pre-eminent market leadership position and with its 120-year heritage, Plascon has […]

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Plascon renews sponsorship of Decorex SA for the 20th year

Decorex SA is proud to announce that for the 20th consecutive year, Plascon will once again be the headline sponsor of Decorex SA in 2013. This renewed partnership confirms the synergy between two of South Africa’s best known, trusted and well-loved décor brands. Plascon, South Africa’s leading coatings manufacturer has proudly sponsored Decorex SA for […]

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Eskom honours winners of the Energy Efficient Lighting Design Competition

After months of competition, nail-biting regional finals and intensive examination and appraisal by a panel of expert judges, South Africa’s latest group of energy efficient lighting designers were honoured with a total of R214 000 in prize money for their achievements at the awards breakfast of the 2012 Eskom Energy Efficient Lighting Design Competition held […]

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Mapei helps waterproof synagogue roof with durable Mapelastic Foundation

Waterproofing contractor M-Proofing Roofing & Waterproofing recently used a product from Mapei, the industry leader in building and construction materials and locally represented by Mapei South Africa, to waterproof almost 180 m² of new roofing, as well as a holding tank and pool, at the Mikvah at the Great Park Synagogue in Houghton, Johannesburg. “Julian […]

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