Saint-Gobain Gyproc SA (Pty) Ltd: Manufacturer and marketer of gypsum-based plasters, ceiling systems and interior walling systems for the residential; commercial markets.
location_on Centurion, Gauteng
Global Roofing Solutions
Previously Brownbuilt Metal Sections and HH Robertson
Global Roofing Solutions (Pty) Ltd is one of the largest metal roofing manufacturers in South Africa.
location_on Isando, Gauteng
South Africa’s leading specialist, manufacturer and supplier in window automation providing smoke ventilation and natural ventilation solutions.
location_on Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
Manufacturer and distributor of the Sika range of construction chemicals. Products include waterproofing, cement and concrete products, flooring and roofs.
location_on Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
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today15 Feb 2010
verified_userSika South Africa

High sensitivity smoke detectors

So-called ‘aspiring’ smoke detection devices are air sampling smoke detectors that are designed to provide the earliest warning of a potential fire and so to provide enhanced safety in diverse applications. Vesda aspiring smoke detectors reliably measure extremely low concentrations of smoke. They are used in warehousing, telecommunications and electrical facilities, mining, cold storage, manufacturing plants and power stations, as well as the healthcare and commercial sectors. The system is especially well suited to applications where unobtrusive detection is required, in art galleries, for example, modern offices and heritage buildings.
today1 Jun 2015

Corobrik assists with special bricks for restoration project

A collaboration of passion and expertise resulted in the successful R20 million restoration of the 167-year-old Government House in Pietermaritzburg
today25 Apr 2018

Debating Memory and Meaning at AZA18

A collaboration of passion and expertise resulted in the successful R20 million restoration of the 167-year-old Government House in Pietermaritzburg
today27 Oct 2013

Paarl’s pearl shines once more

Paarl, the Pearl of the Boland, is one of South Africa’s oldest towns. The heritage that has shaped the area has been captured over centuries in the historic buildings that line its streets. One such building is Het Gesticht, an old slave church, which today is a museum that serves as a symbol of reconciliation between the communities that were driven apart by the draconian laws of the past.  
today3 Jan 2018
verified_userSaint-Gobain Gyproc South Africa

Drywall construction used in Africa’s biggest museum

When it comes to material selection, weight is a limiting factor in heritage site projects and it’s particularly important to keep structural load to a minimum. A drywall that is ten times lighter than traditional walls was used, assembled with noggins, load-bearing studs and tracks to reinforce additional strength.