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The geotechnical challenge of building on dolomite in Gauteng
The geotechnical challenge of building on dolomite in GautengArticle

A common concern in construction within Gauteng is the possibility of building on dolomite. While many structural engineers are aware of the potential hazards...

Kim Timm 4 May 2021

PPC Ltd, Coca-Cola and Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries weigh in on sustainability in SA
PPC Ltd, Coca-Cola and Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries weigh in on sustainability in SAArticle

On Day 1 of this year's anticipated Africa Tech Week Virtual Summit, PPC Ltd hosted a pivotal panel discussion regarding impact efforts of resource generation and ideas surrounding 'the circular economy'...

Issued by Topco Media 4 Dec 2020

National Geographic takes to the skies with stunning new series Europe From Above
National Geographic takes to the skies with stunning new series Europe From AboveArticle

New six-part series boasts spectacular aerial footage to showcase some of Europe's most vibrant countries, cultures and extraordinary landmarks. Discover Europe like you've never seen it before!..

Issued by Fox Networks Group 11 Nov 2019

Gauteng - Still South Africa's hotspot
Gauteng - Still South Africa's hotspotArticle

Take a spot survey from a cross-section of South Africans across the country and the popular opinion of Gauteng is that it is still the business centre of South Africa...

Issued by SAFR 5 Nov 2019

AfriGIS assists financial institutions to save time
AfriGIS assists financial institutions to save timeArticle

AfriGIS assists financial institutions to save time with AfriGIS Enterprise Reverse Geocoding for fixed and moveable assets...

Issued by AfriGIS 6 Sep 2019

Exxaro's new Centurion headquarters complete
Exxaro's new Centurion headquarters completeArticle

Exxaro's new R600m head office in Pretoria is complete and, over a three-month period, will relocate all its operations to the new building, which can accommodate up to 1,000 staff members...

11 Jun 2019

Mall of Tembisa development under way
Mall of Tembisa development under wayArticle

Work on the 42,889m2 Mall of Tembisa, McCormick Property Development's (MPD) largest development to date, has begun...

11 Apr 2019

The new Porsche Macan: Agile and efficient
The new Porsche Macan: Agile and efficientArticle

Naresh Maharaj recently attended the South African launch of the new Porsche Macan and took it on a road test...

Naresh Maharaj 2 Apr 2019

Sensational seafood, steaks and the gift of sight at Belthazar
Sensational seafood, steaks and the gift of sight at BelthazarArticle

The Slick Restaurant Group's Belthazar is the place to come for seafood or steak washed down by wine, with a side of people-viewing...

Leigh Andrews 1 Apr 2019

90 wines get Five Star rating in 2019 Platter's by Diners Club South African Wine Guide
90 wines get Five Star rating in 2019 Platter's by Diners Club South African Wine GuideArticle

The 2019 Platter's by Diners Club South African Wine Guide was recently unveiled at the Table Bay Hotel in Cape Town...

6 Nov 2018

Save time by getting all your answers...
Save time by getting all your answers...Article

Get all your answers by typing just one address...

Issued by AfriGIS 20 Feb 2018

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CSIR student researcher detects sinkhole in PretoriaArticle

A student researcher at the CSIR recently detected a formation of a sinkhole in Centurion, Pretoria, using technology named Azimuth...

15 Jan 2016

Mining for the perfect solution
Mining for the perfect solutionArticle

Afrimat, has deployed MWare XRM to improve its productivity and also to have a more detailed approach of its quarries and equipment...

13 Mar 2015

Specialist sectional title attorney advises trustees, managing agents on POPI Act
Specialist sectional title attorney advises trustees, managing agents on POPI ActArticle

The enactment of the new Protection of Personal Information Act could have serious consequences for South Africa's sectional title industry...

26 Nov 2014

McConkey to premiere at Wavescape Film Festival
McConkey to premiere at Wavescape Film FestivalArticle

After the opening at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival in New York earlier this year, the feature-length documentary film, McConkey, will premiere in South Africa this weekend at the Wavescape Film Festival at the Labia Theatre, Orange Street, Cape Town at 8pm.

13 Dec 2013

National standards aim to make living on dolomite-based land saferArticle

Studies conducted by various departments within the engineering sector in collaboration with National Department of Public Works and the Association of Engineering Geologists, indicate that 25% of Gauteng is located on dolomite-based land.

26 Nov 2012

Climatic risks can be determined with the use of technologyArticle

The recent freak weather conditions seen locally have highlighted the importance for insurers of understanding the specific risks that certain geographical locations face with the floods and hail estimated to have caused damage of up to R1 billion.

7 Nov 2012

N1 upgrade outside Pretoria inspectedArticle

A 14km stretch of the N1 highway between Pretoria and Johannesburg has deteriorated and is a safety risk, Gauteng transport MEC Ismail Vadi says.

4 Sep 2012

GP leading in housing delivery - Mmemezi
GP leading in housing delivery - MmemeziArticle

JOHANNESBURG: Gauteng is leading the other eight provinces in terms of building houses and upgrading hostels, says Local Government and Housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi.

Nthambeleni Gabara 11 Jun 2012

Afrimat HEPS up 17% to 62.6c
Afrimat HEPS up 17% to 62.6cArticle

Afrimat Limited, a leading black empowered open pit mining company providing construction materials and industrial minerals, on Thursday (10 May 2012) reported a 17% increase in headline earnings per share to 62.6 cents for the year ended February.

11 May 2012

Concrete panels display Ghandi's messages at Satyagraha House
Concrete panels display Ghandi's messages at Satyagraha HouseArticle

In a project that epitomises Pretoria Portland Cement's (PPC) 'Our Strength, Your Vision' concept, a local sculptor, Sybrand Wiechers, pushed the limits of cement usage to new heights when he created massive concrete panels displaying messages by Mohandas 'Mahatma' Gandhi for Satyagraha House in Orchards, Johannesburg.

12 Dec 2011

2010 German team hotel's issue 'resolved'
2010 German team hotel's issue 'resolved'Article

The certification issue involving the Velmore Grande Hotel, where the German national team will be staying during the 2010 FIFA World Cup and which was threatening the 'good work' the organising committee has done so far, has been resolved, FIFA secretary-general Jerome Valcke told the media yesterday, Tuesday 1 June 2010.

Issa Sikiti da Silva 2 Jun 2010

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