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  1. Transport and Infrastructure
    Things are a bit quiet in these pandemic times, so let's start a photo thread on South African freeway interchanges. I'll start here with a pic of the Buccleuch interchange in the north of Johannesburg. Am I alone in finding interchanges things of beauty?
  2. Transport and Infrastructure
    So, I finally managed to get my hands on renders of the proposed N2/N3 Spaghetti Junction upgrade, and thought it deserved its own thread given its iconic status as Africa's first 4-level interchange. As has been previously announced, the upgrade will involve an arch support and cost in the...
  3. Durban
    Anyone with information about the current upgrade taking place at Montclair Mall, South of Durban
  4. Skyscrapers
    I believe many African cities got a very beautiful skyline! Durban copy right of Cape Town Courtesy of Dirk Daniel Luanda courtesy of Luis Paderla Cairo copy right photography blogger!
  5. AMBA / La Plata
    No es "EL" proyecto, pero imagino que para Ituzaingo es relevante. Por eso abro el hilo. UBICACIÓN Ubicación:Mansilla y Camacuá, Ituzaingo Destino: residencial. Superficie: 8500m2. Caracteristicas: 2 edificios de 7 pisos de perímetro libre de 21 metros de altura. Desarrollador: ROMAY...
  6. Transport and Infrastructure
    Good to see the plans getting tighter, but 2015 is still a way off! Cruise terminal plan for Durban May 12 2011 at 10:25am -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Suren Naidoo A decision on a cruise ship terminal in Durban is to be made by...
  7. Africa: Photo Galleries
    A Rate our Talls thread was opened and was successful (thank Dennis, he actually started the thread, not me.) I want to open a Rate our Skylines thread to see how it goes. Post pictures of skylines of any African city over 150,000. Make sure there are at least 10 -15 posts between each skyline...
  8. General Discussion
    The city of Durban has undergone radical changes in the past 10 years. A large part of the business sector has moved to Umhlanga Ridge in the North, which in turn has exploded with new developments, both commercial and residential. So it turns out that not all sectors of the housing market have...
  9. General Discussion
    The old waterworld site is owned by the city. they currently have plans to develop it after the world cup. its an enormous piece of land opening right onto the new promenade with an amazing beach in front of it. what do you think should happen to the site? hotels? apartments? towers or dense low...
  10. Transport and Infrastructure
    New year, new thread... Part 2 can be accessed here -
  11. Africa: Photo Galleries
    It seems like our fellow African brothers do not know this city or have just heard about it, so I took an opportunity to show what is happening.
  12. Urban Showcase
    I spent 3 nights with my family in the City of Durban in South Africa from the 24th to the 27th of September 2009. The weather w!!!as not on our side most of our time. Enjoy!!!
  13. Cityscapes and Skyline Photos
    Wikipedia : Durban (Zulu: eThekwini) is the second most populous city in South Africa, forming part of the eThekwini metropolitan municipality. It is the largest city in KwaZulu-Natal and is famous as the busiest port in Africa. It is also a major centre of tourism due to the city's warm...
  14. Transport and Infrastructure
    As there is so much happening on our roads, thought it was perfect time to start this one locally as well...
  15. Durban
    Name: Durban Station Location: Durban CBD Use: Multimodal transport hub (Rail and Bus) Architects: Sakhisizwe Architects The redevelopment is currently underway to the value of R100m. This is for use during the 2010 world cup as well as long thereafter. This train station is opposite Kingsmead...
  16. Durban
    Name: Langa Sun Hotel Use: Four or Five Star Hotel Floors: 32 Status: Proposed Location: Situated on old Alexandra Hotel site in the Durban Point (former site of the San Raphael apartment tower development that was canned two years ago) Luxury hotel boost for Point Suren Naidoo -- The...
  17. General Discussion
    lets start over Last thread
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