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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Shop ‘til you drop at Africa’s biggest mall

By Fiona Ingham

The long‑awaited Mall of Africa is here with more than 300 stores — enough to make even the most hardened shopaholic giddy. The 131 000m² mall, billed as the continent’s biggest mall built in a single phase, has a final value of R4.5‑billion. Property fund Attacq owns 80% and Atterbury holds the remaining 20%. Shopping centres in excess of 100 000m² are classified as “super regional”, allowing the Mall of Africa to fit into the category easily.

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New lease on life for the Castle of Good Hope

When one of South Africa’s oldest and most cherished landmarks needed new pipes, Water Damage Services had the perfect solution.

By Kelly-Ann Prinsloo

When the Castle of Good Hope, a national landmark, needed new pipes, Water Damage Services had the perfect solution.

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