A world-first electromechanical load-management system aiming to reduce the number of serious injuries and fatalities from crane operations and a portable medical device providing speedy diagnoses of infectious diseases have been awarded Best in Class in Engineering Design, sponsored by global engineering, design and advisory company Aurecon, at the 2019 Good Design Awards.
On 5th July 2019, three site managers were crowned national winners at NHBC’s 10th annual Health and Safety Awards in Birmingham hosted by Comedian Hugh Dennis.
The NHBRC has won its appeal in the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) against Xantha Properties 18 (Pty) Ltd , whereby the SCA declared that homes that are being built for leasing and rental purposes must be enrolled with the NHBRC in a judgement delivered on the 21st of June 2019.
Concor Buildings has completed the fast-tracked repurposing of BMW GROUP South Africa’s disused parts distribution warehouse on their Midrand Campus, Gauteng, delivering a new Dealer training centre, welcome/brand centre, and the information technology (IT) competence hub for the luxury motoring Group.
Based on data released by Statistics South Africa, private sector-financed building activity in the South African market for new housing continued to show divergent trends in the first four months of 2019, which might be related to lags in reporting.
NHBC, the UK’s leading new home warranty and insurance provider has announced the winners in the first round of its flagship competition dedicated to recognising site managers who achieve the highest standards in house building.
The effective management and subsequent attenuation or storage of stormwater has never been more critical in South Africa than at present.
A retail jewel is rising steadily in Cameroon’s capital of Douala, with planned completion now less than a year away.