MBSA CONGRESS 2022
The Master Builders SA Annual Congress is a major highlight on the construction industry calendar which is attended by leaders and owners of established and emerging businesses in the sector, senior government officials from sector departments, representatives from local government, financial institutions, suppliers in the construction industry and
TREATING AND TRANSFORMING EXTERIOR WALLS
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THE RESTORATION OF AITON COURT
Mayat Hart Architects & Heritage Consultants from Johannesburg recently won in the category Educating Practices at the international 16th Docomono Rehabilitation Awards (DRAW21). This category refers to pioneering studies and low budget interventions that have contributed to raising awareness of the need to preserve modernist architecture in challenging locations and conditions
SAFE TRENCHING AND EXCAVATION
It can happen in an instant. Workers are down in a trench when, suddenly, the trench walls collapse, burying them under potentially thousands of pounds of soil. These types of incidents are tragic – but also preventable.
DOUBLE THE FATALITY RATES
The fatality rate for excavation work is 112% higher than the rate in general construction...
KEEPING IT SIMPLE: AUTONOMOUS BUILDING EQUIPMENT AND VEHICLES
Labour, machines and materials – the three critical elements of any infrastructure construction effort – have begun to realign in a way that will forever change the way infrastructure is built… and probably operated. While some might be sceptical, the future of autonomous...