Growthpoint Properties' 144 Oxford Road development in Rosebank, Johannesburg is Paragon Group's largest project at present, consisting of 35,000m2 of premium-grade office space.
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Design studio ARRCC, specialising in interior architecture, interior design and décor, will feature in the 23rd volume of the Andrew Martin Interior Design Review.
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The GE Africa Innovation Centre (GEAIC) in Melrose Estate, Johannesburg has received top sustainability accreditation from both South Africa and the US, thanks for a collaboration between architecture and interior architecture specialist Paragon Group, and integrated infrastructure delivery company AECOM.
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The Lisbon Architecture Triennale has joined forces with the Garagem Sul - CCB to promote, for the first time, an international open call to select a commissioner for a new architecture conference programme taking place in Lisbon between 2020 and 2022.
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Leveraging on almost two decades of experience in South Africa, and a presence in a further six African countries, networked key and equipment management solutions company Traka Africa announces an acceleration in their growth strategy. It plans to open new operations or expand more widely in five southern African countries, as well as into East Africa.
Tynago Communications 2 days ago
Construction on the 7000m² third phase expansion of Paledi Mall in the rural Limpopo town of Mankweng is under way, and will take it to 32,000m² in size. Pretoria-based owner Twin City Development is investing more than R130m in the expansion and has brought in leasing and development specialists Retail Network Services (RNS) to advise on the project.
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Researchers at the African Utility Week and PowerGen Africa conference and exhibition in Cape Town last week raised concerns over decreased expenditure on water security research amidst serious drought problems across Southern Africa. There are reportedly more than 2 billion people worldwide in countries with severe water constraints and the African continent is no exception.
Alicestine October 2 days ago
WiPo Wireless Power, a young dynamic startup that provides wireless power solutions for drone and other industrial equipment, was selected as one of the startups to take part in the #Africa4Future initiative.
Evan-Lee Courie 2 days ago
Japan is aiming to host the first Olympic Games powered solely by renewable sources. If successful, this could help the country carve a new niche in the global order as a champion of climate action and environmental protection - and set off a clean energy race in the process.
Niki J P Alsford 3 days ago
Ethiopia's former state minister in the Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Energy Wondimu Tekle Sigo was among the winners at the annual African Power, Energy & Water Industry Awards held in Cape Town last week. Sigo, awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award, said he was "grateful for being chosen".
20 May 2019
When it comes to developing technological solutions to the world's problems, social processes matter as much as the scientific ones. Wastewater reuse projects in various parts of the globe provide a useful example of this reality.
Dalia Saad 20 May 2019
AI SpaceFactory, a multi-planetary architectural and technology design agency, has won the first prize in NASA's 3D Printing Habitat Challenge Competition. The team was awarded with a $500,000 prize by NASA for the successful construction of their Mars habitat named MARSHA.
17 May 2019