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RhinoBoard products for walls and ceilings recently achieved the prestigious Global GreenTag Certification earning GBCSA Level B.

SAINT-GOBAIN GYPROC PLASTERBOARD GETS GLOBAL GREENTAG CERTIFICATION

Saint-Gobain Gyproc’s range of RhinoBoard products for walls and ceilings recently achieved the prestigious Global GreenTag Certification earning GBCSA Level B. (more…)

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The inaugural Grand Prix and Category Winners of the Africa Architecture Awards were announced

AFRICA’S LEADING ARCHITECTS REVEALED!

At a gala awards ceremony held on the rooftop of the Zeitz MOCAA in Cape Town, the inaugural Grand Prix and Category Winners of the Africa Architecture Awards were announced on the evening of Thursday, 28 September 2017. (more…)

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Dulux has won the 2017 TGI Ask Afrika Icon Brand award for the most-loved paint brand in South Africa for six consecutive years.

DULUX WINS “MOST LOVED PAINT BRAND” AWARD

Dulux, manufactured by AkzoNobel, leading paint and coatings manufacturer, has won the 2017 TGI Ask Afrika Icon Brand award for the most-loved paint brand in South Africa for six consecutive years. (more…)

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The inaugural Africa Architecture Awards, founded by Saint-Gobain

AFRICA ARCHITECTURE AWARDS SHORTLIST

The inaugural Africa Architecture Awards, founded by Saint-Gobain, attracted an unprecedented number of entries for an architecture awards programme in its first edition. More than 500 projects registered to enter the awards before the closing date of 14 July 2017, and a total of 307 projects from across the continent, situated in 32 African countries, […]

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The inaugural Africa Architecture Awards

THE FIRST PAN-AFRICAN ARCHITECTURE AWARDS

The inaugural Africa Architecture Awards is noteworthy as the first dedicated Pan-African awards programme of its kind. Launched by founder Saint-Gobain, the awards aim to recognise and reward worthy projects from across the African continent, with one overall winner garnering a $10 000 grand prize. (more…)

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Saint-Gobain Gyproc’s new website

SAINT-GOBAIN LAUNCHES COMPREHENSIVE USER-FRIENDLY WEBSITE

Saint-Gobain Gyproc has announced the launch of their new website which gives quick access to information on all Gyproc products, systems and solutions for walling, ceiling and plasters. This website, with its detailed content, highlights the wide-ranging products available from this leading interior building solutions group. (more…)

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Winner in the ADOPT-a-School category of Saint-Gobain’s Architecture for Social Gain Awards was Kate Otten Architects

BREAKING GROUND AT MOTSHEGOFADIWA PRIMARY SCHOOL

Habitat and construction company Saint-Gobain celebrated its 350th anniversary in 2015, and to mark this noteworthy milestone, sponsored an architectural awards programme in Mexico, India and South Africa – The Architecture for Social Gain Awards. These awards were conceptualised by Saint-Gobain to recognise and reward talent in the design of spaces that promote learning and […]

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Akusto absorbers significantly improve indoor sound quality and noise absorption

NEW VISUALLY APPEALING INDOOR SOUND ABSORBERS

Ecophon, a division of Saint-Gobain, has introduced a revolutionary multipurpose product into South Africa that not only looks great, but also significantly improves indoor sound quality and noise absorption. (more…)

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Skateistan international Skate School in Johannesburg.

INNER CITY SKATE SCHOOL MADE FROM CONTAINERS

Skateistan is an award-winning non-profit organisation that uses skateboarding and education for youth empowerment. It has its roots in Kabul, Afghanistan, where it was formed in 2007, when its founder Oliver Percovich, realised that skateboarding could be used as a “hook” to attract low-income youth living on the street to enrol in various programmes designed […]

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Interior building solutions group Saint-Gobain’s Upgrade My Home campaign invites South African consumers to enter a competition in which they can win a home upgrade

WIN A HOME UPGRADE WITH SAINT-GOBAIN

Interior building solutions group, Saint-Gobain, wants to increase awareness about the values and benefits of its building materials and in a unique marketing campaign, is asking South African consumers to enter a competition in which they can win a home upgrade. (more…)

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