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
Swartland
Windows and Doors
Swartland Windows and doors established in 1951 manufactures premium quality brands like Cape Culture, Winsters, Kayo, Col Timbers and Kenzo.
location_on Cape Town, Western Cape
MiTek specialises in the manufacturing and sales of all types of metal fasteners for timber, e.g. galvanised steel connector plates for the prefabricated timber roof truss industry.
location_on Midrand, Gauteng
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today23 Jun 2017
verified_userD&D Roof Insulations

Cavitybatt

Cavitybatt has been specially developed for use within steel frame structures, timber frame buildings and dry wall systems. Cavitybatts are manufactured using high quality Glasswool and are glass tissue faced on one side for ease of handling and improved rigidity.
today3 Dec 2018
verified_userVan Acht Windows & Doors

Van Acht Glass & Aluminium Windows & Doors

At VAGA ( Van Acht Glass and Aluminium) we strive to maintain the same quality and service with which we have been associated with over the last 30years. Advantages of ALUMINIUM – Strong material – Larger sizes available – Longevity and low maintenance – Strong market awareness – Availability – Versatile – Wide price range
today23 Jun 2017
verified_userSouth African Wood Preservers Association (SAWPA)

SAWPA | Guidance Note: Wooden Piling or Foundation Poles Used for Permanent Buildings

This Guidance Note provides guidance to specifiers, designers, engineers, timber frame builders, or any other person or company regarding the correct use of treated timber poles for pilings or foundation poles in permanent buildings. This note gives information on the correct Hazard Class treatment needed for such poles as well as a remedial inspection and maintenance treatment program to be implemented by the relevant and applicable parties after installation. This note is in addition to and supports of all the requirements already specified in the relevant and applicable national and compulsory standards as well as the regulations related to the compliance and use of preservative treated timber.
today23 Jun 2017
verified_userIsover South Africa

Cavitybatt & Cavitylite: An Innovative Dry Wall Insulation

Cavitybatt & Cavitylite have been specially developed for use within steel frame structures, timber frame buildings and dry wall systems. These products are manufactured using high quality Glasswool and are glass tissue faced on one side for ease of handling and improved rigidity. Cavittybatt is manufactured in standard sized batts and Cavitylite come in standard sized rolls, manufactured to standard grid system sizes to reduce wastage.
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today15 Sep 2016
verified_userIsover South Africa

Isover launches Cavitylite glasswool insulation

ISOVER Cavitylite has been specially developed for use within steel frame structures, timber frame buildings and dry wall systems. Like its predecessor Cavitybatt, Cavitylite is manufactured using high quality Glasswool and is glass tissue faced on one side for ease of handling and improved rigidity. 
today11 Jun 2013
verified_userLonza Wood Protection

Wood innovation showcased at the Institute of Timber Frame Building awards

One of the industry’s most prominent tributes to excellence in timber design and construction, the Institute of Timber Frame Building (ITFB) Annual Awards, once again showcased South Africa’s most inventive and progressive timber innovations at the end of May. 
today29 Aug 2016

Wood wins at ITC-SA timber construction awards

A prominent highlight on the local timber construction calendar, The Annual Timber Engineered Product Awards, hosted by the Institute for Timber Construction (ITC-SA) at Nasrec Expo Centre in Johannesburg on the 19th of August, showcased and rewarded top class workmanship in the fields of decking, timber frame construction and roofing.
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.
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.
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today16 Sep 2016

The Residential Architectural Category - Steel Awards 2016

The Residential Category nominations at Steel Awards 2016. Here are the nominees: House Bluecrane Designed around a steel skeleton and boasts an aesthetically pleasing combination of natural stone, timber, glazing systems and roof cladding. Constantia Tree House Nestles among a natural clearing of trees, the Constantia Tree House's structural system was executed in laser-cut, Corten bent to form faceted columns, branche-like arms and rings. Afriski Backpackers Lodge The Afriski Backpackers Lodge displays an innovative view of modular building systems and shipping containers, as well as hot-rolled sections and light-steel frame systems. St Johann Steel made this modular unit.