Swiss cement group Holcim and French rival Lafarge are to merge creating a dominant supplier of cement for concrete to the global construction industry.
Nuclear industry expert says the state and Eskom have not resolved where to get the R1-trillion needed for the nuclear build and may have to look at models using private capital.
Statistics South Africa (StatsSA) has announced that the seasonally adjusted real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at market prices for the fourth quarter of 2013 increased at an annualised rate of 3.8 percent.
In his recent State of the Nation Address, president Jacob Zuma said, "In 2012 we unveiled the National Infrastructure Plan, led by the President through the Presidential Infrastructure Coordinating Commission.
Murray and Roberts executive director of sustainability Andrew Skudder chats about the group's decision to use a third of its net profit on skills development.
Emerging contractors, led by the Black Business Council in the Built Environment, believe the construction sector is one of SA's least transformed.
Construction industry has taken a dip since the boom brought on by the 2010 Soccer World Cup, says PricewaterhouseCoopers.