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10 Important Construction Trends to Watch Out For In 2017

From cutting-edge building technologies to innovative construction methods and better decision-making systems, projects are getting smarter. Given the rapid development of emerging construction opportunities, owners should demand faster projects, lower…

Four New Challenges Facing the South African Construction Industry

Africa is developing fast, but unfortunately, not everyone in the construction industry is smiling. In particular, South Africa’s construction and engineering sector is in a bad cycle, with an index…

Chapmans Peak Drive: A History of Road Engineering Innovation

Cape Town’s Chapman’s Peak Drive is one of the most scenic roads in the world. Carved into the mountainside a century ago, it winds for 9 kilometres along the coastline…


Modern Construction: Innovative Homes of the Future

“Good design right now is not about trend or style but about a design approach that fully analyses the context of a project and encompasses a design that optimises all…

Sun City Launches After Costly R1 bil. Upgrade

Government Ministers, business people, and representatives from the media joined a host of entertainers; including fire-throwers, stilt walkers, dancers, and a scattering of Miss South Africa’s, past and most likely…

Key considerations before embarking upon a building project

It is vitally important, when inviting tenders and appointing contractors, that each tenderer’s track record, financial standing and recent references be reviewed by the consumer or their duly appointed professional…


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Construction Projects That Broke the Bank! – Construction news

The Chunnel or Channel Tunnel, is a series of 31-mile long tunnels underneath the English Channel that connect England and France. This is probably the most reasonable project on the list…

China Telescope

China Completes World’s Biggest Radio Telescope – Interesting Engineering

China has put the finishing touches on the world’s biggest radio telescope, whose 1650-foot-wide dish will scan the heavens for signs of intelligent alien life, among other tasks, of course. On…

Business in Africa

Africa is becoming a tougher place to do business – Construction commerce

In certain places in Africa, doing business is becoming harder, according to a number of banks and credit guarantee bureaus operating in Africa. Many of countries have seen a deterioration…


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10 daily items to not skimp on spending – Commerce

The cost of living is high – and climbing. A large portion of us are experiencing great difficulty in making ends meet. Every month something has to get trimmed from…