The entrance and the booms for parking will be changing during the next three weeks. Monday, 25 May, vehicles on entering will be directed sharp right to the new boom position. We anticipate the new entrance to be completed and operational on 8 June 2015.
The new Link Building is progressing fast. The first five floors of the parking areas is almost complete. The building inside is spacious and open. All the parking areas will be on a continuous spiral ramp and the building will be 13 floors tall. The building was designed by Koos Smuts of Smuts & Boyes […]
The new link building will feature a very impressive atrium. The photo above gives us some sense of the scale. The building is currently up to the 6th of 12 floors. Watch out for the innovative A-frame of the megatruss which is currently taking shape.
Good progress is being made on all the basement levels and on the new Link building. The opening between the basement parking and the new parking in the Link building is the next big milestone. To assist the contractor in positioning required scaffolding for this event, Standard Bank’s access to their Despatch area has been […]
We are pleased to announce that the renovation of the lift lobby on P-1 has been completed. The lobby opened on Thursday 23 May, and the lift services to this floor have resumed. Good progress has also been made in the renovation of the rest of the P-1 floor. It is anticipated that in the […]
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 […]
Work on parking level P3 is nearing completion. The crew is hard at work in P3 in preparation for the handover back to tenants. The handover is scheduled for Friday, 29 November, at 1pm.
Alan Shepherd, the consulting electrical engineer from QDP Lighting and Design, informed us that the new light fittings on P3 are mostly done, and the difference in light levels is amazing. This will follow through to levels P2 and P1, as well as painting to the walls. This is a real positive improvement to the […]
Work in the basement parking areas are progressing well. There will be a phased handover of parking bays from the end of November. Samantha Lambert of Redefine will inform relevant parkers. The current parking areas under the towers will be redecorated. P3 will be washed down and painted after hours for completion by 13 December […]