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Builders reveals new store prototype in Boksburg
Builders reveals new store prototype in Boksburg

A new store prototype developed by Builders Warehouse made its debut at the newly-opened Boksburg outlet this week, offering 3D printing, flatpack furniture, a smart home hub, and other new features.

2 May 2019

Top 5 power tool trends to watch
Top 5 power tool trends to watch

Did you know that the first ever power tool is said to be a hand-powered lathe that was created by the ancient Egyptians?

By Orlando Luis 18 Apr 2019

Eastern Cape artist takes top accolade in 2019 PPC Imaginarium Awards
Eastern Cape artist takes top accolade in 2019 PPC Imaginarium Awards

Eastern Cape emerging artist Sonwabiso Ngcai was revealed as the overall winner of this year's PPC Imaginarium Awards, taking home R150,000 in cash for his sculpture entitled 'Isigu'...

16 Apr 2019

Pilot Crushtec, Sanral sign MoU to promote transformation in SA
Pilot Crushtec, Sanral sign MoU to promote transformation in SA

While the continuous expansion and maintenance of South Africa's road network generates billions in revenue and employs tens of thousands of individuals, barriers to entry for newcomers are restrictive...

12 Apr 2019

VSD and magnetic bearings drive HVAC advances in 2019
VSD and magnetic bearings drive HVAC advances in 2019

HVAC solutions are getting smarter and more efficient every year. These advances are driven by both customer demands and new regulations...

By Russell Hattingh 10 Apr 2019

ITC-SA receives renewed SAQA accreditation
ITC-SA receives renewed SAQA accreditation

The Institute for Timber Construction South Africa has received renewed recognition from the South African Qualifications Authority as a professional body...

10 Apr 2019

Van Dyck Floors, Nouwens Carpets consolidate operations
Van Dyck Floors, Nouwens Carpets consolidate operations

Nouwens Carpets and Van Dyck Floors will consolidate their operations in order to streamline their manufacturing and supply chains...

9 Apr 2019

PPC launches brick-making workshops in Gauteng townships
PPC launches brick-making workshops in Gauteng townships

PPC is running brick-making workshops in various townships across Gauteng with the aim of improving the skills of local brick-makers...

5 Apr 2019

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SAPPMA issues call for papers ahead of PIPES XII Conference

The Southern African Plastic Pipes Manufacturers Association (SAPPMA) has issued an invitation to professionals interested in presenting at its PIPES XII Conference...

8 Feb 2019

Steinbuild is now The Building Company
Steinbuild is now The Building Company

Steinhoff Doors and Building Materials (SteinBuild) has changed its name to The Building Company, effective as from 28 January 2019...

1 Feb 2019

Plastics pipes bodies warn against substandard pipe use in important applications
Plastics pipes bodies warn against substandard pipe use in important applications

The Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers Association has added its voice to the Plastics Pipe Institute's warning about substandard high-density polyethylene pipes...

25 Jan 2019

Elao Martin wins UJ Corobrik regional architecture award
Elao Martin wins UJ Corobrik regional architecture award

The University of Johannesburg's Elao Martin is the regional winner of this year's Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Award...

17 Jan 2019

Paint the Future AkzoNobel Startup Challenge now open
Paint the Future AkzoNobel Startup Challenge now open

The first edition of the Paint the Future - AkzoNobel Startup Challenge is now open. Spearheaded by the company's chief technology officer...

11 Jan 2019

Excavator sales to recover from 2018 industry slump
Excavator sales to recover from 2018 industry slump

The excavator market is estimated to improve its volume by 3.2% year-on-year in 2019 over 2018...

9 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: Africa opens up for SA's stainless steel sector
#BizTrends2019: Africa opens up for SA's stainless steel sector

2019 seems to be the year of an 'opening up' of Africa, whether it be opening trade borders or opening key infrastructure projects...

By Lesley Squires 7 Jan 2019

2018 ASAQS Salary Survey Report released
2018 ASAQS Salary Survey Report released

The ASAQS has released its 2018 Salary Survey Report with over 100 quantity surveying practices, some of which operate in more than one province, having participated in this year's survey...

10 Dec 2018

3D concrete printing could free the world from boring buildings
3D concrete printing could free the world from boring buildings

Construction is one of the largest industries in the world economy - worth A$10tn globally...

By Jay Sanjayan 16 Nov 2018

New Pasarene Winery tasting room design inspired by swallow's nest
New Pasarene Winery tasting room design inspired by swallow's nest

Aimed at evoking the shape of a swallow's nest, the structure of the tasting room at the Pasarene Winery sensitively aims to complement its surrounding landscape...

7 Nov 2018

2018 Sassda Columbus Stainless Awards announced
2018 Sassda Columbus Stainless Awards announced

The judges felt overall winner ND Engineering was consistently impressive with a variety of projects in a number of different categories...

5 Nov 2018

SA welcomes product exclusion for some steel, aluminium products
SA welcomes product exclusion for some steel, aluminium products

South Africa has welcomed the product exclusion for some steel and aluminium products from the section 232 duties that the United States imposed against foreign imports...

25 Oct 2018

SA student produces world's first bio-brick made using human urine
SA student produces world's first bio-brick made using human urine

UCT master's student in civil engineering Suzanne Lambert has produced the world's first bio-brick grown from human urine...

24 Oct 2018

Corporate content should be part of your DNA
Corporate content should be part of your DNA

On the cusp of exciting and fruitful pan-African networking and trade, the time to make use of an unbiased B2B media showcase for all Africa's dynamic, entrepreneurial business communities is now...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 24 Oct 2018

Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2018

New report available on global soil compaction machines market
New report available on global soil compaction machines market

Developments in road infrastructure and increasing demand for paved roads continue to influence sales of soil compaction machines...

23 Oct 2018

SACPCMP Conference to unlock the future potential of the construction industry
SACPCMP Conference to unlock the future potential of the construction industry

The 6th annual Project and Construction Management (PCM) Conference will be dedicated to transformation and empowerment in unlocking the future potential of the construction industry...

Issued by SACPCMP 16 Oct 2018

The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 15 Oct 2018

Are homes built from cannabis our homes of the future?
Are homes built from cannabis our homes of the future?

Following the Constitutional Court's recent ruling on the private, recreational use of cannabis, renewed interest has sparked into the other uses of the Cannabis sativa plant...

8 Oct 2018

French hardware giant Leroy Merlin readies to open in SA
French hardware giant Leroy Merlin readies to open in SA

French home improvement retailer Leroy Merlin is preparing to open its first store on the African continent in Edenvale, Gauteng on Friday, 28 September 2018...

26 Sep 2018

Pratley replicates its famous suspended bulldozer stunt
Pratley replicates its famous suspended bulldozer stunt

Celebrating its 70th anniversary, the Pratley Group earlier this year marked the occasion by replicating its memorable launch of Pratley Wondafix in 1985 which saw CEO Kim Pratley stand underneath a 13-tonne bulldozer...

5 Sep 2018

2018 ITC-SA Timber Engineered Product Awards winners announced
2018 ITC-SA Timber Engineered Product Awards winners announced

The Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA) recently hosted its Annual Timber Engineered Product Awards in Cape Town...

16 Aug 2018

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