The British American Tobacco SA head office will be part of the V&A Waterfront’s new R700 million ‘canal districts’.
We look back at the event on African cities and their public spaces, as part of the ‘Future of Public Space’ event series.
Makeka Design Lab in joint venture with VDMMA have been appointed for the design of Silo 3 and 4, two mixed use buildings consisting of retail and high-end residential apartments. The buildings form part of the Silo District Developments surrounding the Zeitz MOCAA situated at the heart of the Precinct. Silo Square will provide a […]
The Two Oceans Aquarium, one of the top tourist attractions in Cape Town, is expanding for a brand new predator exhibit. The construction begins now and aims to open the new exhibit in time for the holiday season at the end of 2014.
The V&A waterfront have recently introduced their first ever vertical garden as an integral part of the new Silo No. 1 development. This is the first building site & construction project in South Africa that has incorporated vertical gardens into its site hoardings.
Why Cape Town?
Cape Town is the perfect location for the first Polaris Climate Change Observatory, bringing together the ingenuity of one of Africa’s premier cities with a revolutionary concept which will change the way visitors understand the world, the changing climate and ways in which humanity can take responsibility and make decisions for the future.
According to EWN, Growthpoint’s Etienne de Klerk has said that while still in the early days, they are in the planning stages for new developments. I find this confusing as the developments he mentions were already on the cards before the sale of the V&A Waterfront, and to some extent had clearly gone beyond the […]