With exports to over 20 countries worldwide, GRS has established itself as a global supplier of roofing products. Through its broad and established South African manufacturing base, the company is committed to expanding its supply to the SA construction sector and throughout Africa.
South African exports of home grown alternative building technologies (ABTs) into Southern Africa are extending across an increasingly wider footprint as regional economic growth and infrastructural development continues.
Key players in the engineering industry are taking legal action against the Department of Public Works (DPW) and the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA), alleging that the appointment of the new ECSA council is unlawful.
South African fire door producer, Bitcon Industries, has secured a second contract for the provision of its Rubidor Class B fire doors for Maputo’s new landmark building, the multi-million dollar mixed-use, The Horizon, residential and office tower development in Maputo.
From being a fledging show in 2014, 100% Design South Africa has matured into Africa’s premier exhibition and sourcing platform for high-end contemporary design. 100% Design South Africa is set to shake up Gallagher Convention Centre in Gauteng when it happens alongside Decorex Joburg from 9-13 August 2017.
Building contracts formulated by the Joint Building Contracts Committee are appropriate for use outside South Africa – and there is, in fact, substantial scope for contractors to use the locally produced Standard Form of Contract for projects in sub-Saharan countries, says Uwe Putlitz, CEO of the JBCC.