Former ANC Shell House HQ converted into low-cost residential development

Paragon Architects South Africa (PASA), part of the Paragon Group of architecture and interior architecture companies, earlier this year completed the conversion of the former ANC Shell House headquarters in Joburg into a 563-unit affordable residential development for client HCI Properties, part of Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI). Managed on behalf of HCI Properties by Mafadi…

ShelterTech Accelerator programme makes its debut in Africa

The Habitat for Humanity Terwilliger Center for Innovation in Shelter’s ShelterTech Accelerator programme is making its Africa debut in Kenya, joining previous successful implementation in Mexico and current implementation in India. The programme aims to facilitate housing markets to better meet the needs of the low-income households and seeks to identify, nurture and accelerate Kenyan…

EOH: Harnessing the power of cloud, IoT technologies to realise smart city vision through PIMS

Imagine having the ability to control the infrastructure around you through a generic control framework for multiple Internet of Things (IoT) applications. To make this a reality, European leaders in smart city development, AccessFlow and Ziut, have contracted EOH in the Western Cape to co-develop the Public Infrastructure Management System (PIMS). PIMS enables dynamic, interactive…