Building & Construction News

Company helping to reduce plastic waste by using it to make bricks

  • 13-04-2021
  • IOL

Cape Town - The Centre for Regenerative Design and Collaboration (CRDC) South Africa has been awarded the prestigious Dow Business Impact Fund award worth US$100 000 (about R1.4 million), for their groundbreaking new concrete modifier made from mi...

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Survey launched to gauge tendering challenges

  • 13-04-2021
  • Taranis

Tendering agency, TaranisCo Advisory has launched a Survey to obtain an overarching market assessment on the type of challenges bidders are facing, when compiling tenders for government contracts.

 

According to Gerrit Dav...

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Swanky high-tech surgical facility a big plus for Tshwane

  • 12-04-2021
  • IOL

Pretoria - The City of Tshwane is standing head and shoulders above the rest, with the opening of the first five-star green-rated Cintocare Private Surgical Hospital, located in the Menlyn Maine precinct.

The hospital is a first not only...

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Uganda, Tanzania, Oil Giants open way for pipeline construction

  • 12-04-2021
  • Eyewitnessnews

KAMPALA - The governments in Kampala and Dodoma joined oil companies Total of France and CNOOC of China in signing a series of accords Sunday that pave the way for the construction of a pipeline to carry crude from Uganda to a Tanzanian port on th...

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Basil Read’s construction business resumes bidding for contracts

  • 09-04-2021
  • Moneyweb

The construction business of JSE-listed Basil Read has resumed submitting bids with joint venture partners for contracts despite still being in business rescue.

The group has also received favourable rulings to some o...

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Massive water plans in pipeline for Mhlathuze

  • 09-04-2021
  • Zululand Observer

ACKNOWLEDGING that Mhlathuze Water has been in the limelight for all the wrong reasons over the past three years, the water board has set out to elaborate on its developments in turning the corner.

At a stakeholder indaba held in Richard...

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Activists in renewed battle with Eskom over new nuclear plant |

  • 08-04-2021
  • Pretoria News

ESKOM last week filed a response to the Nuclear-1 Environmental Authorisation appeal. African News Agency(ANA) |

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Compiling compliant tenders for government

  • 08-04-2021
  • Taranis

Bidders for government tenders are always advised to strictly follow the instructions listed in bid documents and not to adopt an attitude of deciding, which parts are important and, which ones are not.

 

Bid Docume...

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Amended plan for SKA facility

  • 07-04-2021
  • Cape Times

AMENDMENTS to the Integrated Environmental Management Plan to manage impacts associated with the development of the first phase of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) in the Northern Cape, without further environmental approval required, have been pu...

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Construction at standstill with government ’implementation paralysis’

  • 07-04-2021
  • Pretoria News

LONG-promised big infrastructure projects are not yet under way and there are concerns that the thin pipeline of new work is insufficient to prevent the slight improvement in construction and engineering activity seen since last year from derailin...

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