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TDS Projects Construction to install 13km pipeline at Nkomati mine

TDS Projects Construction will build a 13km tailing pipeline at one of the largest nickel reserves in South Africa

6 hours ago

ArcelorMittal SA appoints new CE

ArcelorMittal SA has appointed Hendrik "Kobus" Verster as its new chief executive, replacing Wim de Klerk who in retiring in January

By Andries Mahlangu 1 day ago

Fairfax drops plan to buy PPC stake

PPC's share price fell 3% to R6.40 on Monday, 11 December, after it notified shareholders Canadian financier Fairfax would not proceed with a formal offer

By Robert Laing 1 day ago

Shipping containers and commercial property - a sign of the times

The development of shipping containers in the 1950s transformed the face of the transport industry

By Leon Breytenbach 2 days ago

It's time to recognise how harmful high-rise living can be for residents

The fire at Grenfell Tower has catapulted high-rise social housing into the public consciousness, in a way not seen since the 1960s

By Royce Turner and Andrea Wigfield 2 days ago

Barlow Park Campus in Sandton to be redeveloped

In one of the major unlisted real-estate transactions of 2017, Barloworld, Atterbury and African Rainbow Capital have partnered as co-investors in the redevelopment of the prime Barlow Park Campus, located at 180 Katherine Street, Sandton

By Alistair Anderson 8 Dec 2017

Engineering research in Africa is growing but it's still a patchy picture

Africa's vast land mass and rich natural and mineral resources make it strategically important and an increasingly significant global player

By Swapan Kumar Patra 8 Dec 2017

Who knew pee was valuable?

Liquid gold has been discovered at the University of Cape Town

By Dave Chambers 7 Dec 2017

Jilted PPC slides in morning trade

PPC's share price fell 3.5% to R6.65 on Thursday morning, 7 December, after it informed shareholders it had been jilted on Monday by one of its three suitors, Dublin-based CRH

By Robert Laing 7 Dec 2017

Asrin begins construction of Chapel Towers in Zonnebloem

Asrin Property Developers has begun construction on the Chapel Towers development in Zonnebloem, Cape Town

6 Dec 2017

Made-in-Rwanda Expo ends with calls to buy local

The fourth edition of the annual Made-in-Rwanda Expo concluded yesterday with a call from leaders to embrace locally produced products

By Julius Bizimungu 6 Dec 2017

UCT game-changers scoop first place in Greenovate Awards

Along with the inaugural Greenovate Engineering Award, environmental game-changers from the University of Cape Town (UCT) took first place in this year's Greenovate Awards

6 Dec 2017

Giuseppe Plumari named Nedbank Business Person of the Year

CEO of Steyn City Properties Giuseppe Plumari was recently named Business Person of the Year at this year's Nedbank Business Excellence Awards

5 Dec 2017

Drought levy is about our survival‚ De Lille tells Capetonians

Cape Town's proposed "drought charge" will pay for the survival of Capetonians‚ says mayor Patricia de Lille

By Aphiwe Deklerk 5 Dec 2017

Let us not reinvent the wheel in the water sector, Nomvula Mokonyane urges

The call for private sector investment in the water sector does not mean the government has changed its policy

By Neels Blom 5 Dec 2017

Sustainable re-use and recycling work for heritage buildings and places too

The desire to preserve the special character and historical significance of unique places and buildings is at the heart of heritage preservation

By Jason Byrne and Tony Matthews 4 Dec 2017

Cape Town's City Hall closed for renovations

Cape Town's City Hall is undergoing a major makeover and will not be available until July 2018

4 Dec 2017

Discovery lets your ideas take flight in 3D

To match its 5-Star - Green Star rating by the Green Building Council South Africa, Discovery's global headquarters in Sandton Central houses a striking 3D artwork that has people talking

1 Dec 2017

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International

Can a tech company build a city? Ask Google

Sidewalk Labs, the urban innovation startup owned by Google's parent company Alphabet, has announced a partnership with the City of Toronto to develop a new waterfront precinct. Time to ask Google: can you build a city?

By Sarah Barns 20 Nov 2017

Jordan plans new city to ease crowding and congestion

Jordan has announced plans to build a new city east of the capital Amman in order to ease rising population density and traffic congestion.

7 Nov 2017

Saudi 'giga projects': tall ambitions, high risks

From a holographic lion to talking robots and flying taxis, Saudi Arabia has dazzled investors with plans for hi-tech "giga projects" - but sceptics question their viability in an era of cheap oil.

30 Oct 2017

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