Building & Construction News

Amazon Africa HQ site facing indigenous backlash

  • 14-05-2021
  • eNCA

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Construction kicks-off at the R500m Boardwalk Mall

  • 14-05-2021
  • Property Wheel

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Public works milked for R35 million for non-existent police station

  • 13-05-2021
  • The Citizen

Crumbling foundations is all the Dr JS Moroka municipality in Mpumalanga can show of their ‘state-of-the-art’ police station that was abandoned a month after building started. Millions more were then poured into temporary structures. ...

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New mall development for Durban

  • 13-05-2021
  • The Mercury

A MULTIMILLION-RAND mixed-use development boasting Durban’s biggest shopping mall, a private hospital, commercial real estate and residential properties is on the cards for Ntshongweni in the Upper Highway area.

However, the projec...

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Ellipse Waterfall exceeds one billion rand in sales

  • 12-05-2021
  • eProp


Attacq Limited (Attacq), the JSE-listed REIT developing Waterfall Ci...

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First-of-its-kind power plant to go up in Northern Cape

  • 12-05-2021
  • IT-Online

Absa is one of the mandated lead arrangers, senior lender and hedge provider for one of the largest senior lenders in the recently concluded renewable energy project to finance South Africa’s largest Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) tower plan...

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Construction of R16bn Harbour Arch precinct on track

  • 11-05-2021
  • Bizcommunity.com

Harbour Arch, a mixed-use development steadily taking s...

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JSE-listed Growthpoint Properties launches first residential development in KZN

  • 11-05-2021
  • IOL

An exciting new residential development, above La Lucia Mall, has been released in KwaZulu-Natal to satisfy the fast growing demand for residential property in the area.

With no further development space available, JSE-listed Growthpoint...

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Durban construction company in multibillion-rand tender battle with road agency

  • 10-05-2021
  • IOL

Durban - Construction giant Aqua Transport and Plant Hire claims that the SA National Roads Agency (Sanral) deliberately blocked their bids for tenders worth billions, and had the road infrastructure agency gave those contracts to them, government...

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Court rules tender appointment letters are not contracts

  • 10-05-2021
  • Taranis

In a recent matter in the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA), a local municipality learnt a very expensive lesson in that a “suspensive condition”, inserted in a letter of appointment is not necessarily part of a final contract.
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