Category: Construction Projects

19 November

Why You Need to Hire a Construction Lawyer Construction law is necessary to be implemented for various reasons, one of which is the importance of the collaboration between the parties involved in a construction contract agreement for each construction project. Parties involved often include contractors, architects, investors, as well as the home/ property owners. Considering […]

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14 November

What Do Basic Construction Contracts Entail? Basic construction contracts or agreements are documents that specify a commencement and completion date for any given construction project. The contract is necessary to be drawn up and agreed on by all parties involved in the process of the construction project. Generally, the contract agreement gets executed between the […]

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12 November

Construction Companies Lack of Compensation for Completed Projects Adding to a Bigger Problem in SA According to Master Builders SA, between the period 2014 and 2017, up to 506 construction firms have already faced liquidation due to poor economic times in South Africa. This, of course, includes many corporations, both small and big, that have […]

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08 November

The South African DMRE Grants a Mining Right to MC Mining The SA Department of Mineral Resources & Energy (DMRE), granted the mining right for 74% of MC Mining’s owned Generaal coking & thermal coal project, situated in Limpopo. A mining right was granted to the Generaal Project as the next step to unlocking more […]

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07 November

Scaw Metals Opts for a More Sustainable Solution Scaw Metals Scrap Processing Division has decided to shift towards a more sustainable solution for their daily operations. The company has opted for Sennebogen material handlers, a German-manufactured machine brand that joined Babcock’s premium construction equipment range in southern African countries. Sennebogen’s 830E electric material handlers have […]

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05 November

Phase Two of the Largest Housing Development for Students Currently Underway The biggest student housing project in South Africa to date has been designed and recently, has commenced with its construction phase. This project is being developed for the University of Fort Hare (UFH), a public university, and developed by STAG African, a student accommodation […]

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05 November

Construction on Two Massive Wind Farms has Finally Started A major construction project on two major farms, the Soetwater and Kurusa wind farms, has commenced, after much anticipation being stirred up about solutions for regarding the future energy supply in South Africa. Each farm is designed with 140MW total capacity each and is developed by […]

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31 October

Desperate Productivity Increase in the Building Industry Required to Sustain the Construction Sector South Africa has suffered one of the worst declines in its history of economic activity, which unveiled itself particularly during the first few months of 2019. Two of the biggest sectors contributing to this decline are the construction and mining industries. Although […]

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30 October

The Process of Planning a Successful Building Project As a construction professional, whether you’re a builder, a contractor, supplier, or whatever profession you may have, you definitely have the upper-hand on how to go about planning and constructing a brand new building project. For construction building projects, it doesn’t matter whether you’re a professional, building […]

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30 October

The Importance of Distinguishing Between Different Construction Projects As a construction professional, it’s required that one has a vast knowledge when it comes to certain things in construction, as it allows you to build up credibility, assures both your co-workers and clients of your ability when it comes to knowing what you’re doing and altogether, […]

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