Concor Speedily Delivers Completed COVID Hospital

Using innovative building technology, leading contractor Concor speedily delivered the fast-track Covid-19 Jubilee Hospital in November 2020; work started only five months earlier.

Locally Developed Power Supply

Critical equipment including security devices and other electronics can now be operated with locally developed power supplies.

Abeco Builds Its Biggest Tank In Africa

Abeco Tanks is making waves in the African water storage market as they announce having just completed their biggest tank in Africa.

Growing Solar In Africa

The 13th annual Africa Energy Indaba will assemble representatives from development banks, investment funds, solar developers, IPPs, EPCs and other solar stakeholders.


SAICE welcomes new industry body.

Eris Property Group

Eris Property Group raises initial R500 million in funding for its student accommodation impact investment vehicle.

Waterfall Continues 7-Year Winning Streak As SA’s Best Mixed-Use Development

Last week, in an online virtual ceremony of the African Property Awards, Waterfall Management Company was honoured with the Best Mixed-use Development in South Africa 2020/2021 award for the Waterfall development. 

Gibela Ready To Meet Its Prasa Contract Terms

Train-maker Gibela is confident it can meet the terms of its R51-billion contract to deliver 600 newly built train sets to the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa by 2029, says CEO Hector Danisa.

CSIR And The Asphalt Industry Collaborate To Construct A Sustainable Road Section

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research’s (CSIR) new research efforts towards providing alternative product and knowledge routes for the asphalt pavement industry are paying off.

Impact Of COVID-19 On Building And Construction Sector Persists Into 202Q3

The cidb SME Business Conditions Survey showed that, even though confidence edged higher, the broader business environment especially in terms of activity and profitability stayed more or less as weak (if not weaker) as registered in 2020Q2.

SMEC South Africa – Redefining Exceptional

SMEC South Africa is a multi-disciplinary professional services firm and provider of specialist transport, energy, water and urban infrastructure solutions.

Nyeleti Consulting Welcomes New Board Members And Renews Drive For Diversity And Excellence

Founded in 1999 with the vision to transform the consulting engineering industry, Nyeleti Consulting is welcoming three new members to its board of directors.

Global Marketplace Launched For Construction Market

An evolutionary digital marketplace, backed by one of the world’s largest asset disposal companies, Liquidity Services, is set to change the way local construction companies can purchase or dispose of assets to a truly national, regional and International buyer base.

B4SA: Moving To Level 2 Essential For Economic Recovery

Business for South Africa (B4SA) has welcomed the President’s announcement to move the country to Level 2 of the national lockdown and allow South African business and entrepreneurs to resume trading in virtually all sectors of the economy.

Minergy And Botswana Celebrate Historic Achievement

Minergy and Botswana celebrate historic achievement as the first coal exports leave Botswana bound for South Africa.

World Coal Association Announces New Chairman, July Ndlovu Of Anglo American

The World Coal Association (WCA) is pleased to announce the appointment of July Ndlovu, CEO of Anglo American’s coal business in South Africa, as new Chairman.

The Changing World Of Work

By this time we have probably all been exposed to the new world of work in some way or another.

Renewable Energy Feature To Debut At IFAT Africa 2021

Powering progress across a broad value chain as IFAT Africa launches Renewable Energy Pavilion.

Construction Back At Work, Overcoming Challenges

The entire construction industry reopened on 1 June with the advent of Alert Level 3.

2020 Awards Programme Celebrates Women In Construction

The Construction Industry Development Board (cidb) has launched the Empowerment and Recognition of Women in Construction (ERWIC) Awards, which aim to celebrate and encourage women in the construction industry.