Category Archives: Decorative


Name: L`Ormarins Estate Location: Franschoek Date: 2005/6 Category: Civil/Decorative Area: 37,700 m² Description: Coloured and exposed concrete roads Special Feature: Mild exposed concrete were placed in large quantities to the client’s specific requirements. The project received a Commendation at the Fulton Awards in 2007 References: Client: L`Ormarins Estate; Johan Bouwer Engineer: De Villiers & Hulme; Continue Reading

Neil Ellis

Name: Neil Ellis Wines Location: Helshoogte, Stellenbosch Date: 2010 Category: Decorative Area: 314 m² Description: Charcoal coloured concrete for reception and wine tasting areas Special Feature: Low shrink concrete, Extensia was used to reduce control joints and create a uniform look References: Client: Neil Ellis Wines; Neil Ellis Engineer: WJB Enterprises, Johan Biesenbach Architect: Rick Continue Reading


Name: Soneike Shopping Centre Location: Kuilsriver Date: 2008 Category: Decorative, Commercial Area: 1600 m² Description: Concrete surface beds to shops Special Feature: Coloured concrete walkways References: Architect: Stauch Vorster Main Contractor: Abcon; Mike Gardner Supplier: Lafarge Artevia


Name: Jonkersdrift Location: Jonkershoek,Stellenbosch Date: 2011 Category: Civil, Decorative Area: 5200 m² Description: Exposed aggregate concrete roads References: Engineer: Bart Senekal Inc; Bart Senekal Main Contractor: Kualani Civils; Stan Mitchell Partners: Able Sealing; Willy Bodenham Supplier: Lafarge Artevia

Rust en Vrede

Type: “Access road, parking and walkways” Finish: Roads – “Sandstone coloured concrete with Hexriver aggregate, mild exposed.” Walkways – Sandstone coloured concrete. Area Roads: 2693m2 Area Walkways: 401m2 Rust en Vrede Estate – Jèan Engelbrecht – 021-881 3881 Civil Contractor – Marais Construction – Francois Marais – 021-782 1256 Supplier: Lafarge – Pieter de Bod Continue Reading

Stellenbosch Square

Type: Courtyard Finish: “Peach coloured concrete, woodfloated” Area: 920m2 Date: Nov-08 Architect: Boogertman & Partners – Marthinus Potgieter – 021-930 9210 Main Contractor: Grinaker LTA – Gerry August – 021-703 1040 Engineer: Liebenberg & Stander – George Clainos – 021-487 4900 Supplier: Lafarge – Pieter de Bod – 021-508 8000

Waterstone Village

Name: Waterstone Village Location: Somerset West Date: 2005 Category: Commercial, Decorative Special Feature: Coloured hardener to walkways References: Client: Oakdale Trust Engineer: Mastakimu; Gerrit Steyn Main Contractor: WBHO, Eddie Ryan Supplier: Lafarge, Basf

Woolworths Food Stores

Name: Woolworths Foodmall Location: Kuilsriver Date: 2008 Area:300 m² Description: Charcoal coloured finish to surface bed Special Feature: Charcoal dry shake hardener, sealed and buffed to high gloss References: Client: Woolworths Architect: RL Architects; Geof Sales Main Contractor: Abcon Partner: Cretecolors SA Supplier: Lafarge, Basf

Driveway in Camps Bay

Name: House Goodman-Bhyat Location: Camps Bay Date: 2010 Category: Decorative Area: 150m² Description: Coloured exposed concrete driveway Special Feature: The steep slope of this driveway required special techniques and features to place and finish the concrete to the desired finish References: Client: Zaheer Goodman-Bhyat Engineer: Henry Fagan & Partners; Andrew Parkman Architect: Kate Otten Architects Continue Reading