"V&A waterfront" tag

V&A Waterfront announces R700 million ‘Canal District’

The British American Tobacco SA head office will be part of the V&A Waterfront’s new R700 million ‘canal districts’.

Cruise Terminal Development Update

Development of Luxury Cruise Terminal at E Berth in Duncan docks

A luxury Cruise Terminal will be developed at E Berth in Duncan docks.

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African cities and the future of public spaces : Why our thinking must shift | FUTURE CAPE TOWN

We look back at the event on African cities and their public spaces, as part of the ‘Future of Public Space’ event series.


Silo 3 & 4 mixed-use buildings under construction at V&A Waterfront

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 […]


Development of the Week: Cape Town Aquarium Expansion

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.

Cape Town’s Vertical Green Wall at the V&A Waterfront

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.

360 views of the V&A Waterfront’s ‘No. 1 Silo’ building construction site

First Polaris Climate Change Observatory set for Waterfront site by 2014

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.
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The V&A Waterfront’s first developments on the cards?

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 […]