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Southern African Housing Foundation (SAHF)
The Southern African Housing Foundation, a private sector initiative, is the catalyst for networking, conferencing and workshops for Africa, bringing housing professionals together and supporting the development of sustainable communities.
Habitat for Humanity South Africa
We believe in a world where everyone has a decent place to live.
ITC-SA - Institute for Timber Construction SA
Mission: To uplift through our members the standards in all aspects of the timber construction industry for the benefit of the consumers by: monitoring the membership; continuously improving standards; promoting and marketing of engineered timber structures; oversee the training and development of our members Vision: To create and maintain the highest standard in the timber construction industry
Imison
Imison’s walling and construction technology offers a balance between environmentally sustainable materials and a high quality end-product.
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today17 May 2012
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The CMA House – building plans available

The Concrete Manufacturers Association (CMA) is offering architect-designed plans for a 40m² subsidy house, at no charge, to anyone wishing to use them. This initiative is seen by the CMA as one which, if adopted by the construction industry, will improve the quality and building productivity of subsidised housing significantly. Dubbed ‘The CMA House’, the project was officially launched by CMA director, Hamish Laing, at the South African Housing Foundation Conference in September last year.  Laing says the use of modular concrete masonry forms the backbone of The CMA House.
today11 Jul 2018

100 Homes for 100 families in honour of 100 years

Habitat for Humanity South Africa in partnership with the Nelson Mandela Foundation, the Department of Human Settlements and local construction companies is honouring Tata Madiba’s legacy by building 100 homes for 100 families across three provinces; Western Cape, Gauteng and Kwazulu-Natal.
today2 Jul 2018

ITC-SA awards to recognise excellence in timber construction industry

Entries are open to Timber Frame Builder, Deck Builder, Roof Fabricator and Roof Erector Members of the Institute, and are subject to strict requirements in the various categories, namely Decks & Boardwalks, Alterations & Additions, Structures Smaller than 120m2, Structures Larger than 120m2, Structures Larger than 220m2, and Roofing: Residential, Commercial & Exposed Trusses.
today11 Jul 2017

Corporates asked to get their hands dirty

Habitat for Humanity South Africa is calling on corporate teams to volunteer their time to help build homes, and to use their financial resources to assist Habitat in building the community of Orange Farm beyond the build event.
today18 Jan 2016

Building infrastructure right the first time

All measures should be taken by Government to ensure specifiers and engineers insist on quality assured building products sourced from suppliers belonging to regulated and accredited industry organisations in order to avoid costly rebuilds of sub-standard housing and infrastructural projects.