Key players in the engineering industry are taking legal action against the Department of Public Works (DPW) and the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA), alleging that the appointment of the new ECSA council is unlawful.
Government is demanding nearly R200m from companies that allegedly inflated prices in refurbishing the parliamentary precinct, ministerial houses in the Western Cape and other prestige projects.
The movers and shakers of the architectural world in South Africa gathered at Shine Studios in Braamfontein on 2nd September to witness the presentation of the 2015/2016 Corobrik SAIA Awards of Merit for Excellence in Architecture to the cream of the profession.
Construction inside the Bethelsdorp police station has been temporary halted after occupational health and safety inspectors issued a prohibition notice to stop interior building.
The completion of the regeneration and reconstruction of the Agrivaal building in December last year has revitalised Tshwane’s Central Business District with its unique style.
The South African Council for Project and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP) and The National Home Builder Registration Council (NHBRC) will be signing a groundbreaking Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the 27th of November 2015.
South Africa’s oldest building is being entrusted to specialists in the construction, renovation and recycling of buildings, GVK-Siya Zama, for repairs and maintenance.
The Minister of Public Works is calling for the public to comment on the proposed amendments to the regulations published under the Construction Industry Development Board Act 2000 (CIDB Act).