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Trimble has released SketchUp 2017, the latest version of its architectural modelling software, overhauling its core graphics pipeline, further updating its inference engine, and adding a new Extension Manager. Users of the paid-for Pro version of the software also get new tables functionality within its LayOut toolset, plus improved export of…

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The Private Box and VIP Betting areas of the Turfontein Race Course have recently been re-shod using Traviata’s  “IsoCore” – Swiss Oak Bern flooring.  Key to this installation was the technical innovation offered by the new IsoCore technology.  Firstly the “Drop-Lock 100” system allowed the more than 650m2 of flooring…

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Africa’s biggest food and hospitality platform set to capitalise on booming hotel and tourism sector with buyers from across the continent and suppliers from around the world Leading hospitality suppliers from around the world will be in Johannesburg for the inaugural The Hotel Show Africa, which will take place from…

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Fans play a major role in regulating the temperature of a room, offering a cooling effect and increasing ventilation. However with all the various options available these days, finding the right fan for your needs can sometimes be a daunting task.  This doesn’t have to be the case though, here…

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How to build social amenities faster and more affordably Future-of-construction-moladi Creating low-cost housing and social infrastructure is a challenge across the globe. A project to create much-needed courthouses in Tanzania may have shown a way ahead. The Moladi construction system replaces the cumbersome bricklaying process with an approach akin to…

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Davos | World Economic Forum | Future of Construction moladi - Future of Construction Strong population growth in many developing and emerging countries and mass urbanization – an estimated 40,000 people moving into African cities every day – create a strong demand for affordable housing. Beyond housing, many developing countries…

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The concept of a Heated Towel Rail (HTR) is relatively new for the South African market. Bathroom Butler is revolutionising how people perceive their bathrooms with the appliances and accessories they choose to install, including a heated towel rail (HTR), which is quickly becoming the appliance people can no longer…

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Going green has never been trendier, especially now that Pantone has named “Greenery” 2017’s official colour of the year. But there’s more to it than just slapping some green into your colour scheme, and it’s not exactly the easiest colour to decorate with. That’s why Retail Display Manager at Tile…

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Artistically sophisticated but with discreet sartorial taste, measurably elegant; in tune with the trends that define the most current furnishing trends. Italtile is ecstatic to launch of the Italian Tailorart collection in South Africa. Ceramica Sant’Agostino’s award-winning TailorArt 3-D tile collection fuses the glamour of fabric with the durability of…

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