When the bathrooms and kitchen areas are being upgraded, the contractors remove all the old plumbing. They then need to drill into the core of the building to install the new plumbing and feeder lines. Drilling into the core is a noisy job. It is not only felt heard on the floor where the drilling […]
Archive | January, 2014
The lift lobbies servicing the underground parking, will be upgraded. The work has been scheduled to run from Monday, 3 February until early March. All three lobbies in the tall South Tower and those of the Standard Bank North Tower will be upgraded. The lobbies will be done one at a time. During the process […]
In the process of upgrading the parking and basement of The Towers, new fire detection equipment has been installed in these areas. This state of the art equipment is in compliance with the latest SANS regulations. The detection system is managed by a software programme which will immediately locate the exact origin of the alarm […]
Pure Engineering drew up the engineering specifications for the new facade of The Towers. Five companies were invited to submit tenders for the manufacturing and fitting of the new windows. Each company was given a set of drawings and their submissions were evaluated on the basis of quality, capacity and, of course, cost. Murray & […]
Murray & Roberts will start work with a limited team on the Link building on Monday, 6 January. This is in an all out effort to complete the demolition of the Link building by the end of January 2014. Construction work with the full team will commence on Monday, 13 January 2014.