The Architect Africa Network is an autonomous news and information broadcasting network focused on being Africa’s leading business and research information system for built environment specialists.
Global GreenTag South Africa Certification is a world first, third party, green building product rating system underpinned by rigorous scientific and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), Health, Ecotoxicity, Greenhouse Gas Emission and Biodiversity assessment processes. It’s advanced, robust ‘beyond LCA’ certification methodology is independently verified as an ISO 14024 compliant Type 1 Eco label recognised by the Green Star® rating tool in several countries for interiors and cleaning product sectors.
Leading Architecture & Design, a bi-monthly magazine targeting South Africa’s design professionals, endeavours to immerse its readers in the passionate and diverse world of architecture. Featuring top local projects and material related features that recognise the multiplicity of issues that affect this industry and the varying needs of professionals, the magazine aims to be a useful aid for all practicing architects and designers.
Website address: www.leadingarchitecture.co.za
The South African Institute of the Interior Design Professions (IID) is the only professional body representing the Interior Design industry in South Africa. It operates nationally with representation in Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern and Western Cape. The Institute is dedicated to establishing, promoting and maintaining expertise, professionalism, sound business practice and high standards throughout the industry. Membership of the IID indicates your status as a qualified, experienced and ethical practicing professional. The IID is a Voluntary Association Member of SACAP, the South African Council for the Architectural Profession. Our mission statement is to promote excellence in the practice of interior design; to improve the profession; to protect the rights of its members, to grow the organisation and to expand the contribution of the profession to society.
The Institute for Landscape Architecture in South Africa (ILASA) is a voluntary organisation registered with the South African Council for the Landscape Architectural Profession. ILASA has three regional bodies, one in the Western Cape (ILASA Cape), one in KZN (ILASA KZN) and one in Gauteng Province (ILASA Gauteng), that represent members countrywide. ILASA’s mission is to advance the profession of Landscape Architecture, uphold high standards of professional service to its member and furthermore to represent the profession of Landscape Architecture in any matter which may affect the interests of the members of the Institute.
SA Building Review is a national annual resource handbook with its central focus on the identity of building products and services within the built environment in South Africa. It allows the supplier and manufacturer the opportunity to be identified and exposed in a more detailed and comprehensive manner to the building, architectural and design industry.
SA Building Review’s main focus is on advertorial, therefore giving it a more informative and personal approach to the targeted audiences.
“An advertorial is an advertisement that is written and presented in the style of an editorial or journalistic report”
This allows the reader more insight and knowledge of the products and services offered.
SA Building Review is ABC Certified.
SA Décor & Design is a media house specialising in the publication of an annually released hardcover sourcing guide for the Décor & Design industry, as well as a content rich website and blog which work in tandem to support our diverse selection of advertisers. Our platforms have been thoroughly utilized in the South African market and abroad for the past 20 years.
Interest in recent years in the use of traditional wood floors and the newer generation laminate flooring in commercial and domestic buildings prompted responsible local business concerns to form an industry representative body.
This initiative is in line with comparable organisations throughout the world, many of which have been active for a considerable length of time. This can be seen in the established European and other national standards bodies that have contributed enormously to high standards in refined products. These high standards are now synonymous with the South African wood and laminate industry.
Solid Green Consulting
Solid Green Consulting is a young and energetic company enthusiastic about advancing sustainability in the built environment. With a wealth of experience at our disposal, we offer property developers and building professionals a sophisticated range of consulting services to assist in achieving their green building goals.
Through green building consulting, Green Star consulting and building simulation, we drive and guide design teams to create comfortable, healthy buildings that are highly effective in their energy, water and resource utilization.