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Paragon is a double winner at GIfA 2017 Awards

8th November 2017 Leading architecture, interior design, and space-planning practice Paragon of Johannesburg was a double winner at the Gauteng Institute for Architecture (GIfA) Awards held on Thursday 28 September 2017. Paragon clinched an Award of Merit for Alice Lane 3, an office building on the corner of Alice... 

Paragon Group wins big at SAPOA Awards 2017 

5th July 2017 The Paragon Group has confirmed its place as one of the premier architecture and design firms in South Africa, with Paragon Architects and Paragon Interface clinching four major awards at the South African Property Owners’ Association (SAPOA) awards held during its annual convention in Cape Town... 

Sandton is still on the rise and home to half of SA’s current commercial property development

2nd March 2017 Nearly half of all the office development taking place in South Africa right now is happening in Sandton. Sandton Central is the epicentre of this development, which includes many of the most cutting-edge, exciting and innovation new buildings on the continent. The latest research in the South... 

New CSIR chief intends building on ‘excellent work’ of predecessors

By: Keith Campbell     10th February 2017 The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has announced its new CEO. He is Dr Thulani Dlamini, a chemist. His previous job was VP: Strategic Research and Technology at petrochemical group Sasol. He has worked at the CSIR before, from 2005 to 2011, when he joined Sasol, initially... 

CSIR announces its new CEO

By: Keith Campbell     1st February 2017 The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) announced its new CEO on Wednesday. He is Dr Thulani Dlamini, a chemist. His previous job was VP: strategic research and technology at petrochemical group Sasol. He has worked at the CSIR before, from 2005 to 2011, when he joined Sasol,... 

Sasol shows off new corporate head office 

By: Megan van Wyngaardt     6th December 2016 The final phase of global chemicals company Sasol’s new headquarters, Sasol Place, in Sandton, its tenth floor, was commissioned on Monday. This not only houses its group executive suites, but also hosts the company’s engagement facilities. This completes the 11-storey, 47-m-tall office complex,... 

Sasol’s new office construction progressing

By: Mia Breytenbach     23rd October 2015 More than 3 000 of integrated energy and petrochemicals major Sasol’s personnel will move to the group’s new headquarters in Katherine street, Sandton, Gauteng – a consolidation of the group’s 17 offices currently located in Rosebank, Randburg and Bryanston – in the second half of 2016.... 

Bricking Up The Cradlestone Mall

By: Creamer Media Reporter      26th September 2013 The new Cradlestone Mall, north-west of Johannesburg is one of the largest shopping malls currently under construction at 75 000 m2. The development situated at the ever-growing N14 highway and Hendrik Potgieter Road area is perfectly situated for ease of access to the Cradle of Humankind, a... 

Sasol to start construction on giant Sandton offices 

By: Natalie Greve     21st May 2013 The Sasol Pension Fund, in a 50:50 partnership with developers Alchemy Properties, will, this month, start construction on a ten-storey, 67 000 m2 office building at 2 Katherine Street, in Sandton. Once completed in the second half of 2016, it would be leased to energy giant Sasol, enabling the... 

Sasol’s Strauss to retire after 30 years

By: Natalie Greve     8th May 2013 Sasol senior group executive for International Energy, New Business Development and Technology Lean Strauss has announced his intention to retire at the end of September.  “My 31 years at Sasol have been my honour and privilege and I am very proud of all we have achieved. My retirement is a... 


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