Engineering News | Architecture http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/architecture Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:40:50 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Buried utility locating facility essential for accurate information http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/buried-utility-locating-facility-essential-for-accurate-information-2017-10-13 Simone Liedtke Architecture Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466184 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681155_resized_uslfacility092017boschmunitech1022.jpg NECESSARY SERVICE The Underground Services Location facility helps with the planning of new pipe designs, utility diversions and new construction 511 287 Construction starts on new R500m office tower development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/property-developer-starts-construction-of-new-r500m-office-tower-development-2017-10-13 Mia Breytenbach PROPERTY Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466637 1507616815 1507845600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682176_resized_properttydevelopmentablanddhk35lowerlongperspective0920171022.jpg ENVISAGED DESIGN The building will have a modern look, characterised by dynamic glazed façades of floor–to-ceiling heights 511 287 Geospatial products distributor launches world’s smallest image laser scanner locally http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/geospatial-products-distributor-launches-worlds-smallest-image-laser-scanner-locally-2017-10-06 Mia Breytenbach INSTRUMENTATION & CONTROL Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464918 1506954328 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678624_resized_geomaticsacielgeomaticsleicablk360scannertablet0920171022.jpg EASE OF USE The integration of the Leica BLK360 laser image scanner and Autodesk software streamlines the reality capture process 511 287 Growthpoint launches South Africa’s first dual-certified property portfolio http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growthpoint-launches-south-africas-first-dual-certified-property-portfolio-2017-09-28 Mia Breytenbach PROPERTY Thu, 28 Sep 2017 15:57:00 +0200 466244 1506688987 1506607020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681290_resized_growthpointpropertiesofficedivsiondirectorrudolfpienaar0920171022.jpg Growthpoint Properties office division director Rudolf Pienaar 511 287 Advanced lighting technology boasts significant improvements http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/advanced-lighting-technology-boasts-significant-improvements-2017-09-01 Simone Liedtke Architecture Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461921 1503989763 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671909_resized_magnetcenturionmallparkade082017magnetenergy1022.jpg TRADITIONALLY COMPLEX Lighting solutions for parkades are complex projects, as most of the installation work needs to be done outside of normal business hours 511 287 Cost-effective fire suppression product has desired impact http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cost-effective-fire-suppression-product-has-desired-impact-2017-08-25 Simone Liedtke Architecture Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461197 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Passive fire protection integral element of safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/passive-fire-protection-integral-element-of-safety-2017-08-25 Simone Liedtke Architecture Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461179 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670169_resized_fireprotecthybridsealants1022.jpg FIREPROTECT RANGE The Den Braven FireProtect range, which was launched last year, consists of products that offer a complete solution to all types of expansion joints 511 287 Joburg Council Chamber’s innovative design receives recognition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/joburg-council-chamber-receives-international-acclaim-2017-07-28 David Oliveira PROPERTY Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458838 1502782667 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668389_resized_johannesburgcouncilchamber071761022.jpg AWARD WINNING The City of Johannesburg’s Council Chamber, has been awarded the Public Services Development award by the Africa & Arabia Property Awards 511 287 Diverse assets for infrastructure in demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-for-diverse-assets-in-infrastructure-development-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Architecture Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460584 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668726_resized_williamjohnstonwspcommercialproperty1120161022.jpg WILLIAM JOHNSTON The state of the economy offers processing plants and light manufacturers an opportunity for repairs and maintenance 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70304_2017-07-24_wsp-victor_-_hd_web.mp459984051WSP property team and structures regional director William Johnston discusses the demand for diverse assets in the infrastructure industry. WSP property team and structures regional director William Johnston discusses the demand for diverse assets in the infrastructure industry. Project aids community development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-aids-community-development-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Architecture Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460517 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668627_resized_royalhaskoningdhvcornubiainterchangeinfrastructure20171022.jpg PILING UP Royal HaskoningDHV construction project manager Drew Wilson says the biggest challenge has been piling and the foundation of the structure 511 287 Products ensure safety in offshore operations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quality-products-ensure-safety-in-offshore-operations-2017-08-04 Marleny Arnoldi Architecture Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459146 1501571324 1501797600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665464_resized_vitalengineering072017harbouroffshore1022.jpg CORROSION CONTROL Vital Engineering’s fibreglass gratings are manufactured with continuous glass fibre strands interwoven in both directions with thermosetting resins 511 287 Arteor Exclusive developed for global projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arteor-exclusive-developed-for-high-standard-global-projects-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Architecture Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457553 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661868_resized_legrand1022.jpeg IMPRINTED Legrand’s Tattoo collection, with intricate patterns, is the inspiration of urban culture 511 287 Nakambala sugar mill expansion project completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nakambala-sugar-mill-expansion-project-completed-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Architecture Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457666 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661971_resized_bosch1022.jpeg NAKAMBALA SUGAR MILL Illovo Sugar appointed Bosch Projects as engineering, procurement and construction management consultants for the mill’s expansion 511 287 Joburg Property Company showcases city’s heritage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/joburg-property-company-showcases-citys-heritage-2017-07-21 David Oliveira PROPERTY Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458217 1500361729 1500588000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663521_resized_rissikstreetpostoffice061711022.jpg JOBURG CLASSIC GETS FACELIFT The post office in Rissik street, which was built in 1897, is currently undergoing a R60-million renovation 511 287 Inaugural Africa Architecture Awards to take place in September http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inaugural-africa-architecture-awards-to-take-place-later-this-year-2017-07-07 David Oliveira Architecture Awards Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456838 1499756174 1499983200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 University library, student resources building wins prestigious award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/university-library-student-resources-building-wins-prestigious-award-2017-07-07 Mia Breytenbach CONSTRUCTION Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456745 1499756174 1499983200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659978_resized_solplaatjeuniversitylibrarystudentresourcesbuilding10620171022.jpg LANDMARK ENGINEERING The Sol Plaatje University library’s design allows for the building to be draped in a continuous concrete shell, which takes on a strong angular diamond-like shape 511 287 Tight market conditions put demand for LSFB under pressure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tight-market-conditions-put-demand-for-lsfb-under-pressure-2017-07-07 Nica Schreuder Architecture Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456294 1499090158 1499378400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658660_resized_curvesdateunknownsasfa1022.jpg A 12-storey office block in Summit Place, Pretoria. The building’s external façade consists of light steel frame 511 287 New Archicad solution incorporates highly anticipated stair design tool http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-archicad-software-solutions-incorporates-anticipated-stair-design-tool-2017-07-07 Mia Breytenbach SOFTWARE & ARCHITECTURE Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456763 1499090159 1499378400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660025_resized_architecturedesigngraphisoftarchicad21stairtool0620171022.jpg ANTICIPATED TOOL With the new Stair Tool in Archicad 21, intuitive graphical methods allow for users to easily tweak the stair’s shape and customise structural components 511 287 New Tshwane light-steel frame building erected at speed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-building-erected-within-four-months-using-lsf-construction-2017-06-30 David Oliveira Construction Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455616 1498806214 1498773600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 AI expected to be key disrupter in transition to smart-city status http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/urbanisation-trends-highlight-smart-city-enabling-technology-as-attractive-investment-2017-06-23 David Oliveira INVESTMENT TRENDS Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455243 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Several Green trends expected to emerge this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-can-expect-strengthening-trend-this-year-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Architecture Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453950 1497258359 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653071_resized_victorbouguenonmarketingmanager052017afrisam1022.jpg VICTOR BOUGUENON Trends include South Africa’s property and construction players committing to greener practices 511 287 Earthworks for 42 500 m2 office to start in August http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/earthworks-for-42-500-m2-office-to-start-in-august-2017-05-26 Nadine James Architecture Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452095 1495523577 1495749600 99999999999 Linda Maboea 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000648421_resized_deloittenewgautengofficesexteriorview04171022.jpg ULTRA MODERN The premises has capacity for about 5 000 people and will consolidate Deloitte’s current Woodmead and Pretoria offices in a single central location 511 287 Engineers set benchmark in sustainable building http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-engineer-sets-benchmark-in-sustainable-building-2017-04-07 Simone Liedtke Architecture Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 447241 1491224899 1491516000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000635877_resized_departmentofenvironmentalaffairsgreenbuildingpretoria1004131022duane.jpg GREEN STAR BUILDING The building was awarded its 4-Star Green Star Office South Africa-Namibia ‘Design’ rating from the Green Building Council of South Africa 511 287 Office tower development seen heralding new Gauteng CBD http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pwc-tower-to-spearhead-new-cbd-2017-02-27 Anine Kilian PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444544 1489413076 1489096800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000631805_resized_high.jpg 511 287 JV to be completed by end of Q1 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jv-to-be-completed-by-end-of-q1-2017-2017-02-03 Victor Moolman Architecture Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440317 1485846023 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000619153_resized_materialshandlinghysterh50ftbarloworldprovided1022.jpeg HYSTER FORKLIFT Forklifts from Hyster will continue to be supplied from Barloworld 511 287 Application of aerotropolis concept in South Africa to attract business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/focused-applications-of-aerotropolis-concept-in-s-africa-to-attract-business-2017-01-27 Simone Liedtke Architecture Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439228 1485238955 1485468000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000616453_resized_ortambointernationalairportjohannesburg40714duanejpg1022jpg.jpeg OR TAMBO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT The Aerotropolis Master Plans details 21 catalytic projects to be delivered at the airport 511 287 Architectural body seeks to reignite recognition of prior learning scheme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/online-programme-opens-new-avenues-to-extend-opportunities-for-architectural-professionals-2017-01-20 Dylan Slater Architecture Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 438432 1484635971 1484863200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 New Johannesburg Council Chamber to allow for greater public participation in governance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-johannesburg-council-chamber-to-allow-for-greater-public-participation-in-governance-2016-12-13 David Oliveira PROPERTY Tue, 13 Dec 2016 17:07:00 +0200 438464 1481642773 1481641620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lite-C sensors allow for reduction in electricity bills http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lite-c-sensors-allow-for-reduction-in-electricity-bills-2016-12-09 Simone Liedtke Architecture Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 436220 1480946015 1481234400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000608733_resized_afterlitecwarehouseinstallation102016magnet1022jpg.jpeg AFTER INSTALLATION Lite-C sensors operate using radio frequency technology that allows input devices to communicate with and control output devices without the need for cabling over long distances 511 287 Iconic Joburg ice rink being transformed into television production hub http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iconic-joburg-ice-rink-being-transformed-into-television-production-hub-2016-12-02 David Oliveira TELEVISION PRODUCTION Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 436143 1480412793 1480629600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000610690_resized_cool.jpg 511 287 Welding shares steel industry standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-shares-standards-sentiments-with-steel-industry-2016-11-18 Simone Liedtke Architecture Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 434218 1479133095 1479420000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000603441_resized_lindawijnbergerangelmthebulaandmichellewarmback102016saiw1022.jpeg EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING From the left, Wijnberger from In2Structure with Mthebula and Michelle Warmback from In2Structure 511 287 Eastgate Shopping Centre wins Saisc Award 2016 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eastgate-shopping-centre-wins-saisc-award-2016-2016-11-18 Simone Liedtke SAISC AWARDS Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 434126 1479458490 1479420000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000603207_resized_eastgateshoppingcentre102016trevorcrighton1022.jpeg EASTGATE SHOPPING CENTRE The refurbishment project, completed last month, received the award from SAISC 511 287 Local LSFB market worth R1-billion yearly http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-lsfb-market-worth-r1-billion-yearly-2016-11-18 Simone Liedtke LIGHT STEEL FRAME BUILDING Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 433790 1479458539 1479420000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000602332_resized_mallofafrica102016sasfa1022.jpeg MALL OF AFRICA PROJECT The latest large-scale project completed using LSF was the external walling of the 131 000 m2 floor area of the multibillion-rand Mall of Africa 511 287 Track system to benefit railway contractors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/track-system-to-benefit-railway-contractors-2016-11-04 Simone Liedtke Architecture Fri, 04 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 432422 1477986067 1478210400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000598721_resized_prasainterchangewithtmt1020161022.jpeg PRASA INTERCHANGE The Tubular Modular Track product allows for rebuilding and rehabilitation of railway tracks 511 287 Stainless steel worth more than R500 000 installed at heritage site http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stainless-steel-worth-more-than-r500m-installed-at-heritage-site-2016-10-05 Aarifah Nosarka Architecture Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 430456 1477305142 1477000800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000594267_resized_peoperahouseresize.jpeg HERITAGE SITE The Opera House upgrades included the use of stainless steel, which created a distinctly contemporary and elegant architectural expression to the foyer extension 511 287 Autodesk working with varsities, communities to tackle service delivery issues http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/community-focus-extending-skills-development-for-critical-service-delivery-2016-10-14 Dylan Slater SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 430462 1476170098 1476396000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Global leader receives tender for new escalators http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-leader-receives-tender-for-new-escalators-2016-09-23 Victor Moolman Architecture Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427038 1474355840 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000586186_resized_liftsescalatorskoneduane1022.jpg ESCALATOR UPGRADES Kone will be upgrading the escalators throughout Stockholm’s metro stations 511 287