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Ulwembu’s Smart Integration steps up office automation offering

Smart Integration, a wholly owned Ulwembu Business Services organisation, has achieved KNX Certified Partner status, which will further empower the company in offering true integration within the office automation space. “KNX is an open protocol that is rapidly moving up on the list of required certifications named by companies operating in the building automation industry,” […]


Decision Inc. enhances insights for property management group

Attacq contracted Decision Inc. to assist with enhancing the MyBuildings mobile app with data analytics and reporting capabilities, to ensure it accurately and effectively manages its tenants and building needs across South Africa. The ability to methodically and consistently generate high levels of service delivery are a distinguishing characteristic for any business enterprise. About Attacq […]


Autodesk helps Atkins provide access to project and design data

An Autodesk Enterprise customer since 2013, Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, is a frequent user of Autodesk technologies, including Autodesk, AutoCAD, BIM tools and a mix of 2D/3D solutions. But as the company seeks to raise its profile in Africa’s competitive design and construction market, Atkins has initiated a company-wide Digital Transformation to […]


Microsoft partners with Africa-IDG to create Blockchain applications

Microsoft USA partnered with Zimbabwean company Africa Infrastructure Development Group (Africa-IDG) in a strategic move to create cutting-edge Blockchain applications that are set to revolutionise the building environment. Various meetings with key government and private sector stakeholders have already been conducted and the outcomes have been positive. “The Blockchain movement is one that we must […]


Introducing cloud ERP for construction thanks to Acumatica solution

One Channel, Africa’s fastest growing cloud business solutions provider, has announced the release of Acumatica Construction Edition, an end-to-end cloud business management system for general contractors, home builders, subcontractors, speciality contractors and land developers. It is the latest fully integrated cloud solution from Acumatica, furthering its advances in domain-specific workloads and following fast on the […]


One Channel announces release of Cloud ERP for construction industry

One Channel, one of Africa’s fastest growing cloud business solutions provider, has announced the release of Acumatica Construction Edition, an end-to-end cloud business management system for general contractors, home builders, subcontractors, speciality contractors and land developers. The Construction Edition is the latest fully integrated cloud solution from Acumatica, furthering its advances in domain-specific workloads and […]


BIM is here to stay, according to dormakaba South Africa

Adopting building information modelling (BIM) solutions should be a priority if the construction sector is to keep pace with technological innovation, according to dormakaba South Africa. Its range of customised BIM solutions comply with regulations and enable bespoke development to enhance design and architectural work. According to international research, large construction projects take 20% longer […]


Acumatica cloud ERP ranked highest for usability by Nucleus Research

Nucleus Research has ranked Acumatica Cloud ERP highest for usability in its ERP Technology Value Matrix 2017. Acumatica, the world’s fastest-growing cloud ERP company, has announced multiple enhancements to its latest product release as the disruptive company continues expanding into markets underserved by larger, less innovative competitors. One Channel, Africa’s leading cloud ERP solutions provider […]


Customisation in BIM drives dormakaba South Africa approach

According to dormakaba South Africa, the customised building information modelling (BIM) solutions it provides help differentiate the company in a fast-growing market that is transforming design and construction. BIM is a 3D model-based process that delivers the insights required to more efficiently plan, design, construct and manage buildings and infrastructure. It is widely considered to […]


BIM compliant solutions essential for dormakaba South Africa

Dormakaba South Africa, an internationally recognised provider of smart and secure access solutions, says its product data is readily available to be imported and is compliant with the building information modelling (BIM) process in the construction section. This enables professionals to plan, build and maintain buildings with greater efficiency using a secure, and customisable product […]


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