Abland is developing Loftus Park, an impressive new mixed use precinct adjacent to Loftus Versfeld, where once stood the infamous Sinbin.
Building activity in the South African market for new private sector-financed housing (see explanatory notes) remained under pressure in both the planning and construction phases in the first eight months of 2017, based on data released by Statistics South Africa.
The Gauteng Department of Roads and Transport has spent over R3 billion undertaking heavy and light rehabilitation of the road infrastructure along various corridors in the province since 2014.
The Department of Transport and Public Works and the West Coast District Municipality have started a project to upgrade the gravel road between the R27 and R399 near St Helena Bay to a surfaced road.
Good progress is being made on a R156 million Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) project to rehabilitate and make design improvements to the R305 between Stilbaai and the N2.
Two key infrastructure projects – a 288 unit residential facility and the complete rebuild of the electricity substation – have been completed at the University of Zululand’s main KwaDlangezwa Campus.