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HENNIE BOTES TITLE OF PRESENTATION: Entrepreneurship – A Triathlon FAVOURITE QUOTE Invention creates, Innovation solves. WEBSITE www.moladi.co.za BIO Career highlights: 2006 – Housing Innovation Award Winner of the ABSA Bank and NHBRC (National Home Builders Council) national competition in South Africa - Link 2011 – moladi selected by the Smithsonian…

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Afrikaans Hoër Seunskool in Pretoria – affectionately known as Affies – has just unveiled its completed arts campus, a magnificent two-phase project developed over two years that perfectly blends a state of the art new facility with the iconic architecture of yesteryear. Architect Pieter Mathews from Mathews and Associates said…

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Real estate has always been a solid investment, and the development of it has therefor enabled the construction industry to become an important contributor to the GDP. By establishing proper Building Lifecycle Management (BLM) practices, the investment can be protected and grown. The risks during the design, construction and management…

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moladi - Solving problems The need for quality homes are not being addressed by the conventional masonry construction method. Addressing the lack of skilled artisans moladi designed a reusable mould to simply cast a monolithic reinforced structure insitu. The speed at which the structure is produced reduces the cost drastically.…

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While web design is traditionally thought of as an artistic way to show off a brand’s image, its benefits are really much more far-reaching than that. A well-designed website can lend a helping hand to SEO efforts, increase conversion rates, and improve interaction and engagement with site visitors. Thanks to…

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The movers and shakers of the architectural world in South Africa gathered at Shine Studios in Braamfontein on 2nd September to witness the presentation of the 2015/2016 Corobrik SAIA Awards of Merit for Excellence in Architecture to the cream of the profession. The seven best designs and a book earned…

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  Clay Brick has played an active role within the culture of architecture throughout the ages. When playing famous modernist architect, Louis I Kahn, actor Woody Harrelson said, “A common brick wants to be something more than it is,” In the early 1970s Kahn posed a question regarding bricks, that…

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One of the hardest decisions to make when renovating or building a home is to decide on the most suitable type of flooring. An important part of making this decision is knowing about the pros and cons of different flooring options. Many people opt for concrete as a flooring option…

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The elements of Life – Earth, Wind, Fire, Water and Spirit - reflect our deepest character and influence our preferences – from colours on our personal palette, to our favourite pastime, the type of holidays we enjoy, even our emotions.  Sometimes we are one, sometimes another, often we are of…

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