Charlotte Maxeke Nurses’ Quarters get a steam upgrade

Charlotte Maxeke Nurses’ Quarters get a steam upgrade

By Ilana Koegelenberg

Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital (formerly Johannesburg General Hospital) is refurbishing ageing infrastructure and is opting for a more modern vertical hot water system to run on the steam it generates on site.

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Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital – sophisticated sustainability

Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital – sophisticated sustainability

 By Ilana Koegelenberg

The new, modern Netcare Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital in Cape Town doesn’t just boast the latest technology in health care, but also an impressive wet services installation to match.

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Warming up the student body

By Fiona Ingham

The Witbank Student Accommodation building has been completely refurbished, and houses a gobsmacking 50 000 litres of hot water used as the heating medium and features the latest in technology with the biggest heat accumulation system on the continent.

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Sasol gets pumped in Sandton

By Fiona Ingham

Sandton’s city centre is being transformed with slick and cosmopolitan-looking high-risers going up, set to tickle the bellies of the overhanging clouds. One of these is Sasol’s new corporate head office.

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Chris Burgess: we want to be ‘the wind beneath people’s wings’

A glance at the company website shows that Burgess and Partners Plumbing Services is not a run-of-the-mill plumbing company. It also offers specialist services, such as leak detection, high-pressure jetting, bulk water supply, and other specialist projects. They are a member of no fewer than four reputable bodies: Institute of Plumbing SA, Sustainable Energy Society of Southern Africa, Master Builders Association North, and the South African Institute of Facilities Management.

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Stainless reputation for Karan Beef

By Fiona Ingham

Karan Beef has an excellent reputation for high standards, and in 2014 management decided to beef up the ablution facilities for its 1 200 workers.

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