Articles and Events

Navigating commercial risks under current trading conditions

It goes without saying that trading in the current South African economy and construction environment is a difficult and stressful task for most companies. Things were tough before COVID-19. Now they are even worse. I fear that we will still see a lot of casualties in the industry in the short to medium term. In
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Updated COVID 19 Guidelines

The National Intsitute of Occupational Health (NIOH) communicated the latest updates COVID-19 guidelines for symptom monitoring and management of workers for SARS-CoV2 infection (version 7: 10 August 2021) Cleaning and Decontamination of Workplaces in the context of COVID-19 (Version 2: 10 August 2021) Ventilation to prevent the spread of SARS-CoV-2 – from the National Department
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Construction industry’s compliance is ‘mindblowing’, says Department Inspector General

Tibor Szana, Inspector General: Department of Employment and Labour, says that the construction industry has a “mindblowing” compliance rate of 76% when it comes to health and safety and ranked in the top five sectors in relation to compliance. Szana was speaking at a virtual award ceremony for the Master Builders Association (MBA) North Construction
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September 2021 Tenders

Turnkey project to Design and Build of a Vector Protected Animal Facility Panel of Contractors: Upgrade and Renewal of Water Pipelines on an As and When Basis for A Period of 36 Months Ennerdale Waste Water Treatment Works Infrastructure Renewal Plan Diepsloot Sewer Pipeline and Bridges Repairs Bridge 2 SAPS: Repairs and Renovations at Alberton
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Women in the construction industry? Absolutely.

Meet some of SA’s women in construction, whose progress is helping to drive a culture of change in the industry. Eva Matjekana – Mopumo Holdings. Once a male-dominated industry, the construction sector is undergoing major changes with more and more women successfully assuming positions once considered ‘male’ roles. Overcoming outdated stereotypes takes time, however. According
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