Van Dyck Floors
Soft floor coverings
Van Dyck Carpets Pty Ltd is the oldest South African carpet manufacturer (based in Durban) and has been in operation since 1948. Van Dyck Carpets is ISO 9001:2008 (quality management) and ISO 14001 (environmental management) approved by the SABS, and we are also the only flooring manufacturer who has an ISO 14064-1 Green House Gas verification report. Beyond this, we have become the first South African company to achieve The Carbon Trust Standard for Carbon (the world's leading and independent certifier of organisational carbon footprint reduction), for reducing our Green House Gas emissions by more than 30% over the past 3 years.
location_on Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
Swartland
Windows and Doors
Swartland Windows and doors established in 1951 manufactures premium quality brands like Cape Culture, Winsters, Kayo, Col Timbers and Kenzo.
location_on Cape Town, Western Cape
Cobra
Cobra – Crafted to leave a lasting impression Cobra is an iconic South African brand that has been part of South Africans’ lives for nearly 70 years.
Ash Resources
Ash Resources is South Africa’s leading manufacturer and supplier of fly ash products and one of the leaders in fly ash technology globally.
News & Product Highlights
View all 24 articles
today30 Mar 2011
verified_userAsh Resources

Cool roofs combat urban heat islands

The term ‘urban heat island’ (UHI) refers to a phenomenon that occurs in urban areas where temperatures are often significantly higher than in surrounding peri-urban or rural areas. According to BlueScope Steel, a leading multinational supplier of coated steel roofing materials, two of the most effective ways of cooling urban heat islands are to make use of urban forestry and cool roofs.  
today20 Feb 2019
verified_userSwartland

Insulation can help keep you cool in summer

Swartland in SA, Knauf Mineral Wool Insulation will keep your home cool in summer, warm in winter, and offers a level of fire protection.
today13 Dec 2018
verified_userSwartland

The many benefits of insulation

Swartland, local distributor of world-leading Knauf mineral wool insulation, points out that there are many benefits that come with properly insulating your home, which include reduced energy bills, a reduced carbon footprint and more obviously, a more comfortable home.
today20 Apr 2017

Green building saves energy and money while creating jobs and a better future for SA

What if the buildings in which we live, work, play, gather, heal and learn could help save our environment? What if they could also create jobs and economic opportunities? And, what if they could also make people healthier, happier and more productive. They can, if they are green buildings.
today28 Sep 2016

Modern concrete roads offer environmental benefits, says The Concrete Institute

Modern concrete roads are a far cry from the concrete pavements of old which are still in existence today but were designed long ago to very different design criteria to those employed today, says Bryan Perrie managing director of The Concrete Institute.