Building & Construction News

 Waterkloof Hills Combined School

A look at the new R140 million school built in South Africa – which includes 32 ‘smart classrooms’

  • 08-08-2022
  • Business Tech

The ministers of basic education and minerals and energy have officially unveiled a newly built world-class Waterkloof Hills Combined School in the mining community of Rustenburg, North West.

This comes after Royal Bafokeng Platinum (RBP...

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Charles Kachuma

Charles Kachuma embarks on a journey of lifelong learning

  • 08-08-2022
  • The Content Engine

Adult basic education and training (ABET) is a starting point in a lifelong journey for many individuals. A case in point is 31-year-old Charles Kachuma who is now studying for a Bachelor of Laws Degree while working as a Weaver for GKD Africa, a ...

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The new museum with a striking tower at the entrance is set to be completed by September.

New KwaDukuza museum completion set for September

  • 05-08-2022
  • North Coast Courier

The building is situated on the same site as the old museum on King Shaka street, which was torn down in February last year.

The construction of the new KwaDukuza Museum is well underway, with work expected to finish in September.

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Transnet looks to industry for possible redevelopment of Carlton Centre and 1 Adderley Street

  • 05-08-2022
  • Property Wheel

State-owned Transnet’s property division, Transnet Property, has issued two Requests for Information (RFIs) to gauge the market’s interest in the redevelopment of its Carlton Centre(Johannesburg) and 1 Adderley Street (Cape Town) prope...

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TNPA Issues Request for Qualification on the development of a new port and associated rail in the Northern Cape

  • 05-08-2022
  • Cbn

Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) is calling on port and rail developers to respond to its Request for Qualification (RFQ) for the design, funding and construction of planned port and rail infrastructure in the Northern Cape Province.

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Rhodes University launches a R90 million state-of-the-art Institute for Nanotechnology Innovation

  • 04-08-2022
  • Rhodes University

Rhodes University Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sizwe Mabizela, today officiated the sod-turning ceremony to mark the commencement of a R90 million state-of-the-art building that will house a global Institute for Nanotechnology Innovation (INI).

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Women given a boost in road construction sector

  • 04-08-2022
  • IOL

Cape Town - The start of Women’s Month was marked by the South African National Roads Agency SOC Limited (Sanral) prioritising women in construction in its R400 million Western Region (Western and Northern Cape) slope stabilisation projects....

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Judgment reserved in dispute over KZN gas plant

  • 04-08-2022
  • IOL

Durban — Civil society organisations for climate change are hopeful that their plea to oppose the construction of an Eskom gas power plant in Richards Bay will be approved.

This comes as the South Durban Community Environmental All...

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Hundreds of KZN flood victims rehomed

  • 04-08-2022
  • IOL

Durban - The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Human Settlements says 736 Temporal Residential Units (TRU) have been built in the province to date, and 683 of them have already been handed over to families affected by the April and May floods.

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The Roofing Academy’s new larger premises in Roodepoort provides an environment that is more conducive to learning.

New training premises serves high demand for quality roofing and waterproofing training

  • 04-08-2022
  • The Content Engine

The Roofing Academy’s new larger premises in Roodepoort provides an environment that is more conducive to learning and that can better cater to the high demand for the company’s Construction Education and Training Authority-accredited ...

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