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?
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...
I believe many African cities got a very beautiful skyline!
copy right of livingincanvas.co.za
Courtesy of Dirk Daniel
courtesy of Luis Paderla
copy right photography blogger!
No es "EL" proyecto, pero imagino que para Ituzaingo es relevante. Por eso abro el hilo.
Ubicación:Mansilla y Camacuá, Ituzaingo
Caracteristicas: 2 edificios de 7 pisos de perímetro libre de 21 metros de altura.
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
A decision on a cruise ship terminal in Durban is to be made by...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Name: Langa Sun Hotel
Use: Four or Five Star Hotel
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...