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#AUW2017: Buildings offer significant opportunity for energy efficiency

One of the many pertinent questions asked at this year's African Utility Week was...

By Sindy Peters 3 days ago

2017 Women in Construction Awards finalists revealed

The finalists in this year's Women in Construction Awards have been announced...

19 May 2017

The changing face of African construction

The latest digital construction trends will be presented at the Digital Construction Expo on 23-24 May, Gallagher Convention Center, Johannesburg...

Issued by BIM Institute 12 May 2017

30th Corobrik Architectural Awards winner announced

Jean-Pierre Desvaux De Marigny from the University of KwaZulu-Natal has won first prize in the 30th Corobrik Architectural Awards...

12 May 2017

#FIDIC_GAMA2017: How engineers can help co-create a better Africa

African engineers have been relegated to filling in the technical blanks...

By Sindy Peters 12 May 2017

Nana Magomola elected chairperson of GIBB

Engineering firm GIBB has announced the appointment of Nana Magomola as the newly elected chairperson of its board...

12 May 2017

All the Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Award finalists

The 30th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards comes to its conclusion on 10 May in Johannesburg...

8 May 2017

Strand Beach Sea Point set for makeover

The Berman Bros. Group (BBG) recently revealed its latest residential project, the five-storey Strand Beach apartments in Sea Point, Cape Town. Work on the comprehensive makeover has commenced.

4 May 2017

Wits' Dewar secures spot as architectural student awards finalist

Katherine Dewar will represent Wits in the 30th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards, set to take place on 10 May in Gauteng...

3 May 2017

The big five: Captains of BIM in South Africa

Building information modelling (or BIM) has exploded onto the building and construction landscape in recent years, with South Africa following in the footsteps of the UK and Canada in adopting these collaborative tools...

Issued by BIM Institute 28 Apr 2017

Cities are complex systems - let's start looking at them that way

The way we design our cities needs a serious rethink...

By Nicholas Stevens and Paul Salmon 26 Apr 2017

Repainting the local sponsorship picture with Kansai Plascon

Kansai Plascon, better known as Plascon to most, sponsored a duo for the Absa Cape Epic. Their corporate and digital communication specialist Zurita Moore explains why and how this ties into the brand's new positioning: ‘designed for life'...

By Leigh Andrews 25 Apr 2017

Inhouse Brand Architects designs GAIA CT office

Infrastructure investment company GAIA commissioned interior design firm Inhouse Brand Architects to design its new Cape Town office space...

24 Apr 2017

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Seven factors to consider in hiring painting contractors for your office

If the physical appearance of individuals really matters in business, then it's reasonable to say that how good-looking your office is tells a lot about the business you get. One shouldn't be surprised when a shabby office attracts only low-budget, pain-in-the-behind clients.

Issued by Naija Writers’ Coach 3 days ago

AkzoNobel rejects third PPG takeover bid

Paintmaker AkzoNobel on Monday, 8 May, turned down a third revised offer bid from US-based rival PPG, saying it still undervalued the Dutch company.

9 May 2017

Nippon Steel holds off profit target on price uncertainty

Japan's Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal said on Friday, 28 April, it would not give a profit target for the current fiscal year owing to uncertainty over prices for raw materials and finished products.

2 May 2017

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