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?
I believe many African cities got a very beautiful skyline!
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Courtesy of Dirk Daniel
courtesy of Luis Paderla
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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...
This thread will cover developments taking place in Parktown. I will also showcase completed developments.
No information regarding these developments, so I will just show pics.
I think this is the extension of KPMG.
Site of Willington Restaurant is being cleared for new development.
So with the 2011 municipal elections fast approaching, what are your guys opinion on the DA taking our beloved Joburg? I haven't seen much speculation in the media regarding the possibility, and would be very interested to know if there is any chance of this happening.
IMO this is Joburg's only...
Speaking at a briefing for the South African Parliament's Water Affairs Committee, Mariette Liefferink, from the Federation for a Sustainable Environment, said rising mine water under the Witwatersrand posed an "enormous threat" to the city of Johannesburg, a threat which would become only...
START DATE: MAY 2011
COMPLETION DATE: FEBRUARY 2012
SIZE: 120 UNIT RESIDENTIAL APARTMENTS
VALUE: R320 MILLION
Richmond Ridge is an apartment complex situated on the Bedfordview ridge overlooking Bedfordview and the north of Johannesburg. The Development consists of two blocks...
Moolman Group is set to develop a flagship gymnasium in Glenvista for leading fitness group, Virgin Active. The 4,350sqm gym will be developed at a total project value of approximately R65 million. The completiondate has been set for November 2010. A remaining 2,550 sqm of bulk is...
Does anyone know anything about what's happening at 87 Bute Lane, Sandton? Bomax have this listed on their website, with the following information:
However, I took a look on Google StreetView, and this board was up on site when they took the photo:
More upmarket units for Jhb CBD
15 Jun 2010
The historic Stuttafords office building will be converted into 133 rental apartments in what is to be the first big residential development in the Johannesburg CBD since the economic downturn.
The building will also include a new McDonalds concept...
The Hill On Empire is ideally located on Empire Road and is close to shops, amenities and the BRT route. The Hill On Empire will comprise of five (5) office blocks totaling 33,756 m². Abland will begin development on the first phase (Building A) in November 2009 due for occupation in September...
WILLOW WOOD OFFICE PARK,PH. I, FOURWAYS
Willow Wood Office Park is situated along Cedar Road, between Broadacres Shopping Centre and Dainfern, at the intersection of Third Road, in Fourways. The intersection is controlled by a traffic light. The office park is clearly visible from Cedar Road...