Jul 13, 2010 10:00 pm
When performance and quality are required in flooring for high traffic areas, Allure-Locking presents a solution. This latest addition in Traviata Flooring Systems’ waterproof, vinyl wood-plank flooring range incorporates a world first in locking systems: the Uniclic system, which allows for a truly floating resilient floor covering.
May 20, 2010 10:00 pm
The South African office of the global Legrand Group recently launched the Arteor range, which encompasses simple switches to the most advanced automation systems, as well as other electrical fittings, for the residential, commercial and hospitality sectors.
Mar 9, 2010 10:00 pm
The newest addition to Sol Kerzner’s One & Only Resorts stable was opened last year at Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront. In this project, Corobrik clay pavers were used over an area of about 5 000m²: at the main entrance of the hotel and continuing down the stairways, around the Marina Basin and to the spa and Villa Islands in the landscaped grounds.
Mar 4, 2010 10:00 pm
In the construction of hotels and apartments, particularly, bathrooms can be one of the most problematic areas, notorious for causing delays and impacting negatively on finished quality, when traditional bathroom building methods are used. Grant Vollmer, sales manager at VitrexÂÂÂ for the Eurosan range of vitreous enamelled steel baths, says that as well as delivering factory manufactured quality, “prefabricated bathrooms allow for faster construction by reducing the need for skilled labour on site.
Feb 16, 2010 10:00 pm
When the highest building in the world – the Burj Khalifa in Dubai – was officially opened in January 2010, Hansgrohe also joined in the celebrations. The German manufacturer of bathroom fittings, showers and shower systems supplied more than 5 000 fittings for the 828-metre tall skyscraper designed by American architect Adrian Smith. The washbasin mixers from Hansgrohe’s Axor Starck luxury collection were made in the company’s manufacturing plant in Schiltach, Germany.
Feb 15, 2010 10:00 pm
Audio and video door entry control kits supplied by Legrand are effective security devices, designed to enhance safety and provide peace of mind in almost any environment. National sales manager at Legrand, Timothy Mountjoy says, “Well designed security systems for controlled access are becoming more important in South Africa. Identifying people at the door and being able to speak to them before allowing them admission is now an affordable asset that should be considered a necessity rather than a luxury.”