Sunday, 10 March 2013 19:34

Cautious outlook for construction shares

Murray & Roberts' return to profitability, after two years of losses, comes amid the completion of projects that have caused the company major pain.

Published in Construction Industry
Sunday, 17 February 2013 14:40

Another hard year for construction industry

Despite predictions that 2013 will restore some of the local construction sector’s profitability, the situation is as precarious as ever.

Published in Construction Industry

After hitting a 4 yr. high of 42 index points in 3Q2012, the FNB/BER construction confidence index fell to 36 in 4Q2012.

Published in Construction Industry

In today’s economy, tighter budgets mean that the demands around projects are more intense than ever before. To this end, the specialised skills of a project manager are extremely valuable when it comes to managing and controlling the variables that will influence the timeous and cost effective delivery of the project.

Published in Construction Industry
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 10:39

Recovery in construction gains momentum 3Q2012

Although construction activity has consistently improved over the past two years, the growth in activity ratcheted up more significantly over the last six months.

Published in Construction Industry

At a time when many construction companies are struggling and downsizing, Big Ben Construction, a niche operator based at Century City, has not only survived but has more than tripled its turnover

Published in Construction Industry
Tuesday, 28 August 2012 10:31

State construction co proposal - for real?

Before taking any decision to start a state-owned construction company to build houses for the poor there should be a thorough investigation of why the present system of using contractors has left the country with a R50 billion account to repair shoddy buildings, says the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Published in Construction Industry
Wednesday, 16 May 2012 02:00

'Tilt-up' success at Newcastle Mall

Aveng Grinaker-LTA's R245-million construction contract was undertaken in just 12 months using an innovative construction method that is not for the faint hearted

Published in Construction Industry

Considered the most remote island in the world, St Helena may have its first airport by 2015 thanks to local construction giant Basil Read

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Stanlib, Old Mutual, Sanlam and Coronation support Murray & Roberts' proposed rights offer.

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