Exxaro HQ achieves 6-star As Built GBCSA rating

Developed and owned by Growthpoint Properties, the new Exxaro head office building in Centurion, Gauteng, has achieved a six-star As-Built rating from the Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) under the Green Star New Build certification system. Exxaro head office building in Centurion, Gauteng Exxaro’s 18,500m2 head office is the second development in Growthpoint’s portfolio…

Construction critical to post-Covid economic recovery in SA

Traditionally, the development of risk management plans is tailored to address assessed and quantified risks. There is, however, always the ‘the unknown factor’, according to Michael Viterenwa, senior broker in Aon South Africa’s Construction & Engineering Broking Centre. Enter the Covid-19 pandemic. Michael Viterenwa, senior broker in Aon South Africa’s Construction & Engineering Broking Centre…

Fusing people-centric design, technology intergral to transforming public transport

Dr Gustav Rohde, CEO of engineering consultancy Zutari, was part of the recent online ITSSA Smart Mobility Conference lineup. During his presentation, titled “Re-imagine mobility in the digital age beyond Covid-19: Are we transforming fast enough?”, he noted that the public transport sector needs to embrace technology in order to meet its users’ needs better…