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
a.b.e® Construction Chemicals
LEADERS IN INNOVATIVE CONSTRUCTION CHEMICAL SOLUTIONS
a.b.e. manufactures waterproofing, flooring, specialised adhesives, silicone and sealants, concrete repair products, general construction products, and polyurea high performance system coatings for the building and construction industries.
location_on Boksburg, Gauteng
Cemcrete
Manufacturers of Distinctive Decorative Coatings
Since 1973 Cemcrete has manufactured a specialised range of cement-based coatings and building materials to finish and aid in construction projects. Cemcrete’s range of over 80 products includes cement-based finishes for walls, floors, countertops, pools and many more. These distinctive finishes are favourable among homeowners, architects and the construction industry in general due to their superior quality, excellent value, as well as offering a unique alternative to generic coatings.
location_on Johannesburg, Gauteng
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
today23 Jun 2017
verified_userEverite Building Products

Nutec Cladding - Sustainable Construction

Nutec Flat Sheets are water and moisture resistant making them suitable for interior or exterior applications. They are also fire-resistant (non-combustible inhibits flame spread), resistant to rodents, termites and bacteria and they offer both sound & thermal insulation.
today23 Jun 2017
verified_userGeberit Southern Africa

Sanitary Fittings: Overview

An overview of Geberit’s range of sanitary fittings: Shower drains, unique systems to regulate water flow, drainage and overflow while increasing bathtub comfort, traps for washbasins, an ingenious hygiene system for WC’s and the latest sanitary solutions for sustainable construction…
today23 Jun 2017
verified_userSika South Africa

Flooring: Sustainable Solutions

Sika is dedicated to sustainable development, assuming responsibility to provide sustainable solutions in order to improve material, water and energy efficiency in construction and transportation. Sika strives to create value for all its stakeholders with its products, systems, and solutions along the whole value chain and throughout the entire life span of its products. The value created by far outweighs the impacts associated with production, distribution and use. Sika is committed to measure, improve and communicate sustainable value creation: “More value, less impact” refers to the company’s commitment to maximise the value of its solutions to all stakeholders while reducing resource consumption and impacts on the environment.
today6 Dec 2018
verified_userSeaqual

Seaqual Technical Data Sheet - HyDrain Complete Surface Drain

The HyDrain is an ideal cost-effective replacement for the traditional cast iron Full-Bore type and is specifically designed for use as a Full-Bore drain where needed and is supplied in an easy to use pack with comprehensive installation instructions for the installer/end users convenience. The HyDrain Complete comprises of the following components: The F-Box with a Retaining Ring (made from Hostaform) & Rubber Seal, forms the main body of the drain which houses components that produces a unique end-product and are available in both horizontal and vertical discharge points with two outlet sizes (50mm and 75mm). The F-Box is made from ABS (Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene) plastic for its durability and impact resistant properties. A Round Red Dust Cover which is made from HD-PE, is supplied for the protection of the F-Box during the construction phase. An M-sert Waterproofing Flange, manufactured from Glass-filled Nylon, which is compatible with most conventional methods and applications of waterproofing. A Domed Grate which is made from Polypropylene with added UV stabilisers to increase longevity in outdoor applications/installations and is specifically designed with two tiers to attempt to prevent blockage by debris and is the final step to achieving a High-Quality Full-Bore. It is supplied with 4x Nuts & Bolts for the fastening down of the Dome Grate and 4 x Finishing Plugs. 2.4.3 Key Benefits: 2.4.3.1 Easy to install and maintain ensuring a quality finish. 2.4.3.2 Manufactured from Green sustainable & recyclable materials 2.4.3.3 Domed Grate will not rust over time (Sea Quality, perfect for both coastal and inland installations!) 2.4.3.4 The F-Box with Ring & Seal ensures a watertight finish. 2.4.3.5 The Round Red Dust Cover protects the F-Box unit by preventing foreign objects from obstructing it during construction. 2.4.3.6 The M-sert Waterproofing Flange is height adjustable to obtain an optimal flush finish with the desired finish (tiles/screed etc). 2.4.3.7 Waterproofing Flange can be trimmed to fit awkward spaces. 2.4.4 Applications: ? Installation to concrete flat roofs and balconies for the effective drainage of rain/storm/surface water ? The pipeline can be connected to a rainwater harvesting system. ? Can be used inside roof-top planter boxes and or roof gardens.
today11 Dec 2018
verified_userSwartland

Swartland | Col Timbers | Mouldings, Par, Cornices, Awnings & Finished Products

About Col Timbers PERFECTLY ENGINEERED Wood is perfectly crafted by nature. Col has taken this one step further by engineering the timber to create products that are both sustainable and beautiful in your home. Col products are laminated with waterproof adhesive to improve strength and stability. Finger-joints allow for longer lengths of clear timber, helps to minimise lateral movement and ensures the timber retains its natural beauty over time. SUSTAINABLE RESOURCE Timber is a sustainable and renewable resource. The more wood we use, the more forests we grow. Not only does wood bring warmth into your home, but it’s also the best choice for the environment. PINE Our pine is sourced from local plantations that are FSC ®-certified. FSC® certification ensures that products come from well-managed forests that provide environmental, social and economic benefits. This aligns the vision of saving the world’s forests for future generations – Forests For All Forever ® HARDWOOD Our hardwood is sourced from sawmills internationally, where governments in these regions have implemented strict sustainability policies and compulsory harvesting programmes. These policies protect the environment and forest ecosystems as well as the interests of local communities.
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today25 Oct 2016
verified_userCemcrete

Cemcrete - the green characteristics of cement finishes

Decorative cement-based finishes are the perfect example of a synergy between beauty, sustainability and economy. Cement-based finishes from Cemcrete fulfil the requirements of sustainable construction and offer meaningful green credentials.
today14 Dec 2017
verified_userSaint-Gobain Gyproc South Africa

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.
today23 Feb 2014

Green sense concrete technology

BASF now offers its Green Sense Concrete technology for the resource-efficient production and processing of concrete, improving the economic performance and energy efficiency of buildings and lending support to owners and concrete manufacturers in obtaining sustainability certification for their buildings.
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.
today8 Jul 2014

EcoAfribuild behind smart growth in sustainable construction

According to Gary Corin, MD of Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery, smart growth in the sphere of construction is ultimately infrastructure development that helps Africa as it reaches beyond third-world limitations and challenges. Green building helps economies, communities and the environment, while improving social conditions and creating employment opportunities.