Engineering News | Flooring Industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/flooring-screening-and-handrailing Thu, 18 Jul 2019 17:32:47 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Andrew Mentis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/andrew-mentis-2019-03-15 Creamer Media Reporter Flooring Industry Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:50:00 +0200 514003 1563263453 1563263400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786666_resized_0000572362andrewmentis21022.jpg 511 287 Company launches loose-lay flooring range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-launches-loose-lay-flooring-range-2019-04-12 Thabi Madiba Flooring Industry Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515556 1554473948 1555020000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789963_resized_flooringindustrypolyflorsapolyflorquicklay280320191022.jpg ADHESIVE-FREE FLOORING The specially formulated studded emboss works as a barrier and allows for moisture to escape from the subfloor 511 287 Lack of knowledge a concern in flooring industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-knowledge-a-concern-in-flooring-industry-2019-04-12 Thabi Madiba Flooring Industry Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515469 1555060335 1555020000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789970_resized_flooringindustrytheconcreteinstitute280320191022.jpg CONCRETE FLOOR SPECS Concrete floors must also be aesthetically pleasing, with minimal surface defects and cracking 511 287 Demand for concrete flooring continues to increase https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-for-concrete-flooring-continues-to-increase-2019-04-12 Thabi Madiba Flooring Industry Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515733 1555060360 1555020000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790379_resized_flooringindustrydiamondproducts290320191022.jpg STAIN AND SLIP RESISTANT Concrete can achieve a high-quality and aesthetically pleasing polished finish 511 287 New machine collection for floor preparation launched https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-machine-collection-for-floor-preparation-launched-2019-04-12 Thabi Madiba Flooring Industry Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515930 1555060412 1555020000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790818_resized_flooringindustrypanmixersaquintinbooysen02042019creamermedia1022.jpg QUINTIN BOOYSEN There is a huge lack of knowledge on industrial flooring requirements, which leads to small contractors delivering inferior-quality flooring 511 287 Flooring company takes over linoleum activities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-takes-over-linoleum-activities-2018-03-13 Tasneem Bulbulia Flooring Industry Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482591 1523343196 1523570400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717046_resized_mcmwusakilehospital03181022.jpg MARKET SPECTRUM Gerflor has a strong presence in multiple market applications 511 287 Changing of the guard on eve of golden anniversary https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/changing-of-the-guard-on-eve-of-golden-anniversary-2018-04-13 Tasneem Bulbulia Flooring Industry Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481826 1523343196 1523570400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000715802_resized_kbacflooringdiscoveywellnesscentresandton11151022.jpg FLOORED Now on the cusp of its 50th anniversary, KBAC Flooring has supplied and installed flooring for thousands of residential premises in South Africa and beyond its borders 511 287 Company bolsters international presence https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-bolsters-international-presence-2018-04-13 Tasneem Bulbulia Flooring Industry Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482594 1523343196 1523570400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717050_resized_cosentinoopensnewcentreinjohannesburgin20180320181022.jpg SOUTH AFRICAN PIONEER The new Cosentino Centre in Johannesburg is the first to be officially opened in the country and in all of Africa 511 287 Increased demand for SD flooring https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-demand-for-sd-flooring-2017-04-14 Marleny Arnoldi Flooring Industry Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 447675 1491472426 1492120800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637369_resized_alticosdflooring032017jpg1022.jpg INDUSTRIAL APPLICATION Static dissipative flooring eliminates electron imbalances and decreases faulting electronic equipment 511 287 Flooring project completed at Cape Town hospital https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flooring-project-completed-at-cape-town-hospital-2017-04-14 Marleny Arnoldi Flooring Industry Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 447974 1491472426 1492120800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637737_resized_christiaanbarnardhospitalpolyflorsaflooring2017jpg1022.jpg CHRISTIAAN BARNARD HOSPITAL Polyflor South Africa supplied the doctors’ suites with luxury vinyl tiles 511 287 Industry body develops training for flooring industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-body-develops-training-for-flooring-industry-2017-04-14 Marleny Arnoldi Flooring Industry Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448006 1491472426 1492120800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637818_resized_fitagraduatesflooring20171022.jpg RECENT GRADUATES Flooring installer certification can open up a career path in the flooring industry 511 287 PMSA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pmsa-2017-04-14 Zandile Mavuso Flooring Industry Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 447425 1491572547 1492120800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000640899_resized_0000636337htcstuff2251022.jpg 511 287 Flooring-range growth prompts expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flooring-range-growth-prompts-expansion-2016-04-08 Nadine James Flooring Industry Fri, 08 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 405052 1459777520 1460066400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000527601_resized_flooringdiscoveywellnesscentresandton112015kbac1022.jpeg ECONOMIC WELLNESS Luxury vinyl tiles are in vogue, and KBAC Flooring plans to capitalise by expanding its range 511 287 New primer powder enhances tiling solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-primer-powder-enhances-tiling-solution-2016-04-08 Nadine James Flooring Industry Fri, 08 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 405234 1459777520 1460066400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000527631_resized_flooringkeymixprimerslurrytal1022.jpeg SURFACE PREPARATION TAL's Keymix and Keycoat slurry prepares the surface and enhances the bond of the adhesive 511 287 Quality concrete floors depend on contractor cooperation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quality-concrete-floors-depend-on-contractor-cooperation-2015-03-23 Bruce Montiea Flooring Industry Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 364526 1427978830 1428616800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000407827_resized_concreteinstituteresized.jpg CONCRETE FLOORING The Concrete Institute technical staff deal mostly with problems pertaining to concrete flooring 511 287 Flooring industry needs to accelerate training https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flooring-industry-needs-to-accelerate-training-2015-04-10 Bruce Montiea Flooring Industry Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 364209 1427978830 1428616800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000407912_resized_kbacsparrowfetpicresized.jpg TRAINING SUPPORT Belgotex technical support manager Allan de Wit, Fita training director Patty Vermaak, Sparrow FET new business development manager Melanie Malema and Kevin Bates Albert Carpets CFO Neil Duncan 511 287 Reformulated screed offers new benefits https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reformulated-screed-offers-new-benefits-2015-04-10 Bruce Montiea Flooring Industry Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 364561 1427978830 1428616800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000407964_resized_abefloorworxdemopicresized.jpg QUALITY FLOORING a.b.e Construction Chemicals and FloorworX take pride in their partnership that aims to offer a better system to the end-user 511 287 Partnership improves industry access to flooring machinery https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/partnership-improves-industry-access-to-flooring-machinery-2015-04-10 Bruce Montiea Flooring Industry Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 364601 1427978830 1428616800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000408096_resized_diamondproductsdiamatic435grindingmachineresized.jpg FLOOR WORK The partnership between Diamond Products and Merchant West is making it possible for contractors to afford flooring machinery 511 287 Expanded-aluminium grating and mesh prevent corrosion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/corrosion-resistant-grating-and-mesh-ease-construction-2015-04-10 Bruce Montiea Flooring Industry Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 364568 1427978830 1428616800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000408002_resized_ampliformresized.jpg EASY POSITIONING Ampliform’s aluminium floor grating and mesh are suitable for use in applications where the weight of steel grating is an issue when it comes to loading on the roof trusses 511 287 Flooring companies collaborate for global business growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flooring-companies-collaborate-for-global-business-growth-2015-04-10 Bruce Montiea Flooring Industry Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 364583 1427379110 1428616800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Safety to be considered over price, says manufacturer https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safety-to-be-considered-over-price-says-manufacturer-2015-04-10 Bruce Montiea Flooring Industry Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 364572 1427379220 1428616800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000408055_resized_floorconstructioncoloradousseptember2006resized.jpg BUILDING FOR SAFETY Contractors must ensure that they build high-quality floors to ensure the safety of human assets 511 287 Feedback approach enables relevant product development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/feedback-approach-enables-relevant-product-development-2014-04-11 Pimani Baloyi Flooring Industry Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 325322 1396943675 1397167200 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Flooring range launched onto local market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flooring-range-launched-onto-local-market-2014-04-11 Pimani Baloyi Flooring Industry Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 325549 1396943675 1397167200 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Cost efficiency and safety regulations prioritised https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cost-efficiency-and-safety-regulations-prioritised-2014-04-11 Pimani Baloyi Flooring Industry Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 325669 1396943675 1397167200 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Partnership to enhance local flooring industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/partnership-to-enhance-local-flooring-industry-2014-04-11 Pimani Baloyi Flooring Industry Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 325421 1396943675 1397167200 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000300677_resized_cement1022.jpg TILE AFRICA PROJECT It gets to 25 MPa and is ready for grinding within seven hours of laying 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/48828_2014-03-26_cement_-_hd_web.mp411555849Rock Solid Flooring laying a X-Tech StoneFlow floor at Tile Africa store in Sliverton, Pretoria. Rock Solid Flooring laying a X-Tech StoneFlow floor at Tile Africa store in Sliverton, Pretoria. Concrete floor solution ideal for industrial sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/htc-superfloor-concrete-floors-ideal-for-industrial-sector-2013-04-12 Zandile Mavuso Flooring Industry Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0200 287999 1365493527 1365717600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Restructuring aimed at doubling business size in ten years https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/restructuring-aimed-at-doubling-business-size-in-ten-years-2013-04-12 Zandile Mavuso Flooring Industry Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0200 287842 1365493527 1365717600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Screen manufacturing accuracy emphasised https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/importance-of-accuracy-in-screen-manufacturing-emphasised-2013-04-12 Zandile Mavuso Flooring Industry Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0200 288152 1365493527 1365717600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Comprehensive training on concrete industrial floors offered this year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/comprehensive-training-on-concrete-industrial-floors-offered-this-year-2013-04-12 Zandile Mavuso Flooring Industry Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0200 288008 1365493527 1365717600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Recycled tyres used for flooring at Redhill School https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/recycled-tyres-used-for-flooring-at-redhill-school-2013-04-12 Zandile Mavuso Flooring Industry Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0200 287861 1365493527 1365717600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Digital building infrastructure company adds new technology to its flooring cable systems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-building-infrastructure-company-adds-new-technology-to-its-flooring-cable-systems-2013-04-12 Zandile Mavuso Flooring Industry Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0200 288263 1376548322 1365717600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Building owners recognise effect of flooring on overall profitability https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/effect-of-flooring-on-overall-profitability-realised-2012-04-13 Leandi Kolver Flooring Industry Fri, 13 Apr 2012 00:00:00 +0200 251434 1334038901 1334268000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company refurbishes quarantine centre floor https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flooring-provided-for-quarantine-area-2012-04-13 Leandi Kolver Flooring Industry Fri, 13 Apr 2012 00:00:00 +0200 251286 1334038897 1334268000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Screening manufacturer focuses on providing full service https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/screening-manufacturer-focuses-on-providing-full-service-2012-04-13 Leandi Kolver Flooring Industry Fri, 13 Apr 2012 00:00:00 +0200 251330 1334038900 1334268000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New angle handrailing vital to industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-angle-handrailing-vital-to-industry-2012-04-13 Leandi Kolver Flooring Industry Fri, 13 Apr 2012 00:00:00 +0200 251285 1334038896 1334268000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Bush-hammered-finish flooring introduced onto local market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bush-hammered-finish-flooring-introduced-to-local-market-2012-04-13 Leandi Kolver Flooring Industry Fri, 13 Apr 2012 00:00:00 +0200 251321 1334038899 1334268000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Specialist adopts automated dry shake hardener application technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flooring-specialist-introduces-new-technology-2012-04-13 Leandi Kolver Flooring Industry Fri, 13 Apr 2012 00:00:00 +0200 251311 1334242176 1334268000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/38747_2012-03-13_concrete.mp47701833Concrete Laser Flooring director Peter Norton discusses the state of the flooring industry as well as new technology. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Darlene Creamer. Concrete Laser Flooring director Peter Norton discusses the state of the flooring industry as well as new technology. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Darlene Creamer. WC flooring projects under way https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flooring-projects-on-the-go-2011-04-08 Natasha Odendaal Flooring Industry Fri, 08 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0200 220501 1301901965 1302213600 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0