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16 September 2019 Showcasing earthmoving equipment and a head office in one design
How do you design a world-class showroom for earthmoving equipment while also accommodating a corporate head office in the same structure? This was the challenge posed to Paragon Group by developer Eris Property...
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2 September 2019 Call for smart citizens to transform dysfunctional urban environments
Is South Africa, and indeed the entire continent, ready for its first so-called smart city? South African President Cyril Ramaphosa certainly thinks so, using his State of the Nation Address on 20 June to refer to...
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26 August 2019 Technology, workspace trends continue to impact property sector
A lot of property developers have adopted a cautious ‘wait-and-see’ approach given the current economic climate. In addition, vacancy rates remain stubbornly high, and there is a definite slump. There are, however,...
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22 August 2019 SAfm - Women in architecture
A discussion about the strides women are making in the profession of architecture. The unacceptably low number of women in South Africa’s demanding profession of architecture needs urgent attention if the current...
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20 August 2019 LIQUIDRed launches Inspired Design Challenge with Greenside Design Center and Paragon Interface
LIQUIDRed, a manufacturer of beautifully-crafted bathroom accessories, tapware, and towel ladders, has launched the next phase of its Inspired Design Challenge in conjunction with leading design school, Greenside...
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19 August 2019 Preetya Bhikha's journey as a female architect
Master of Architecture, Master of Philosophy in Architecture & Planning as well as Bachelor of Architectural Studies , these are only some of the many qualifications that our next guest boasts and did we mention...
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15 August 2019 Young architects breathe fire at Paragon Group
Architects do not only have to be able to design, but must also have project management and client liaison skills. It is for this reason that Paragon has adopted a pod structure to ensure that its younger architects...
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31 July 2019 Pod structure boosts quality and innovation at Paragon Group
The secret to Paragon Group’s ongoing success as a leading architecture and interior architecture practice in South Africa is its talented staff. The group has been behind some of the most iconic projects in the...
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24 July 2019 Passion and innovation drive culture of diversity at Paragon Group
Since its inception in 1997, the Paragon Group has always celebrated diversity and inclusivity, with just under half of its employees being women. “We have a passion for what we do, which translates into us being...
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16 July 2019 Paragon adds South African flair to Sage fit-out in Waterfall Gateway West
The space planning, interior design, and service coordination for the new Sage head office in the Gateway West building in Waterfall, Midrand has been carried out successfully by interior architecture company...
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