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SA’s brightest green stars are honoured

South Africa’s top rated Green Star buildings and top green building professionals were announced at the Green Star Leadership Awards 2014, held at the Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) Convention, sponsored by Nedbank, in Cape Town last week. For their stellar contributions to green building in South Africa, this year’s big winners of these […]

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Award winning Japanese architect to display work at Johannesburg event

Japan certainly has defined its reputation as a pioneer in design, with at least one name jumping to mind, that of world renowned Japanese architect, Kengo Kuma. Kengo Kuma & Associates, a group of more than 150 architects based in Tokyo and Paris, are well known for their diverse design projects throughout the world, and […]

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SA’s top shopping centre developments march off with coveted awards

Middelburg Mall, Sandton City, Kagiso Mall, Tribeca Standard Restaurant at Lynnwood Bridge and Hackett London at Sandton City all won top honours at the annual South African shopping centre industry awards.   Winners of the Retail Design & Development Awards (RDDA) 2012, a South African Council of Shopping Centres (SACSC) initiative, were announced today at […]

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Sandton City contractors win Steel Awards

For their role in the striking new Protea Court rooflight at Sandton City, joint venture contractors Aveng Grinaker-LTA and WBHO recently took top honours in the annual Steel Awards hosted by the Southern African Institute of Steel Construction.   This impressive rooflight is 44m in diameter and the entire structure is sloped at 11 degrees, […]

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Pioneering technology tops innovative design of new Sandton City extension

Sandton City’s landmark expansion is being capped with a South African first: an environmentally-friendly climate envelope roof.   The impressive extension, crowed by this innovation in technology and design, is due to open to shoppers in November this year, bringing even more diverse shopping variety to meet the ever-growing needs of Sandton City’s market and […]

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Steel roof structure completed at Sandton City Shopping Centre extension

Striking roof structure crowns Sandton City extension

The skyline of the Sandton CBD is rapidly evolving with the swift progress of the Sandton City Shopping Centre extension.  Its futuristic steel roof structure, which proudly adorns the new entrance court to the South East extension, has been completed.   The super-regional shopping centre’s iconic expansion and refurbishment project – which involves interior refurbishments […]

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