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Building confidence falls to three-year low

By: Anine Kilian     10th March 2016 The First National Bank (FNB)/Bureau for Economic Research Building Confidence Index decreased to 39 points in the first quarter of 2016, from 48 points in the last quarter of 2015, marking its lowest level since early 2013. The current level of the index indicated that more than 60% of... 

Foundation piles for new Kyalami building project

12th February 2016 Gauteng Piling has provided 118 auger cast in-situ piles for the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit building project, as part of the extensive upgrade of the Midrand circuit following its acquisition by Porsche South Africa CEO Toby Venter last year. The complete refurbishment of the Kyalami building was... 

Foundation piles for new Kyalami building project
GAUTENG PILING Work in progress for the foundation piles at the new Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit

Building confidence index drops to 44

By: Megan van Wyngaardt     17th September 2015 Financial services provider FNB and the Stellenbosch University’s Bureau of Economic Research Building Confidence Index fell back below 50 in the third quarter, after falling by nine points to 44. The fall was led by a sharp drop in the confidence of manufacturers and hardware retailers on the... 

Building confidence index drops to 44

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