Marlenique, an estate owned by Boplaas 1743 in Simondium in the Western Cape, boasts lush fruit orchards, an exquisite wedding venue and – since February 2019 – a state-of-the-art, grid-connected, floating solar PV system that is the first of its kind on the continent. The floating solar panels installed by New Southern Energy (NSE) on one of the estate’s man-made… Read more →
The brief was certainly monumental… Barloworld Equipment, dealer for Caterpillar, was leaving Sandton and wanted a state-of-the-art head office on the R24 at Isando that reflected its corporate identity and accommodated staff in comfort. But beyond that, it wanted the development to include a flagship Caterpillar showroom for its earthmoving equipment – excavators, loaders, dozers and graders that build the… Read more →
As the demand on South Africa’s water resources increases, miners are starting to invest in technologies to help them conserve this precious asset and manage its use.