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
SAWPA is an industry association which promotes the use of treated timber and treated timber products.
location_on Isando, Gauteng
Well known for leading brands such as Tanalith, Antiblu, Wolmanized, Vacsol, Weatherwood and Tanalised, Lonza Wood Protection is the world leader in wood protection products.
location_on Port Shepstone, KwaZulu-Natal
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
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today17 Apr 2012
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Designing with light steel frame systems

The Southern African Light Steel Frame Building Association (SASFA) is organising two one-day courses which will be presented on consecutive days from end May into early June in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town.  The first course is on the updated SANS 517: 2011 Light steel frame building standard and has been organised to assist designers, quantity surveyors, developers and other practitioners to understand and quickly implement the standard.
today3 Jan 2018
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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.
today14 Dec 2017
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How savvy product choice raised construction standards for the Silo Hotel

The development of Silo Hotel, located above the Zeitz Mocca, features a variety of Saint-Gobain Gyproc plasterboard materials that contain sustainability, comfort and safety properties. Selecting the right materials for the hotel and detailing product systems that would add the most value to the building, was a major part of Saint-Gobain’s contribution to the project.
today17 Oct 2018

Tertiary institutions urged to embrace timber construction in engineering

The Institute of Timber Construction calls on training providers in the engineering field to review their curricula for a more holistic offering that embraces timber as a standard construction material.
today28 Nov 2018

Meet the tech disruptors who are shaking up the construction industry

At The Big 5 this year, the most promising tech innovations for the construction sector are on show at the dedicated Start-up City, from 26 to 29 November at the Dubai World Trade Centre.