New Woolworths shines after many challenges

By: Ilana Koegelenberg – assistant editor

From having to chemically blast the dolomite slab to being forced to redesign the plantroom – the challenges on the new Woolworths in Jean Crossing was plentiful, but it call came together in the end

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State-of-the-art hospital opens in KZN

By: Ilana Koegelenberg – assistant editor

By simply switching to heat pumps, the Life Hilton private hospital in KwaZulu-Natal is saving about R45 000 a month

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Trumps Grill and The Big Mouth – made over in style

By: Ilana Koegelenberg – assistant editor

As part of the bigger Nelson Mandela Square refurbishment, the restaurants also got a revamp – from the beautifully redone Trumps Grill to the brand new The Big Mouth

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SA – the world’s fastest growing green building market

Nearly eight years ago green building in South Africa was considered as a ‘right thing to do’ for the environment. But more developers are heeding the call for sustainable building as they are becoming more mindful of economic benefits and the country is positioning itself as the fastest growing sustainable building country in the world.

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Locals to benefit from construction of Sol Plaatje University

Sol Plaatje University in Kimberley is on track for its student intake in 2016. The deputy minister of higher education and training, Mduduzi Manana, visited the construction site in the Northern Cape capital on 24 March, where four cranes were keeping the building programme on track. Manana said he was satisfied with progress made on infrastructure.

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Stats SA to get new R1,4b headquarters

Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) will join the ranks of many government departments and utilities that are consolidating their operations under one roof when it relocates to a new state-of-the-art R1,4 billion head office in 2016.

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