The Opera House will be given a R29 million facelift including a new contemporary extension. Construction is expected to begin in the first quarter of next year. Source: The Herald
PetroSA has given the go-ahead for Project Ikhwezi which will exploit new gas fields in the seabed off Mossel Bay thus giving a new lease of life to the gas-to-liquids (GTL) refinery in Mossel Bay. Source: The Herald
The total combined dam levels currently stand at 89.3% of capacity. Source: Metro Minutes
A group of Chicago based art buyers have been touring the Eastern Cape in search of talented artists to showcase their artwork at an exhibition at the Guichard art gallery later this year.
Andre and Francis Guichard met with local township artists...
Environmental Health practitioners in the Municipality’s Public Health Directorate are currently being trained as Law Enforcement Officers to allow them to issue spot fines to people who allow privately owned properties to become overgrown. The...
Eskom is to fund a feasibility study for waster-to-energy projects in Nelson Mandela Bay. It is anticipated that the study will start beginning of September and be completed in Frebruary next year. Source: Metro Minutes
A report submitted to the Budge and Treasury Committee states that ratepayers will be advised on the new valuations on their properties in February 2013. Source: Metro Minutes
Walmer is to get a new sub-station which will replace the one that blew up in 2008. The total cost of the new sub-station is R40 million and it is hoped that it will be operation in four years time. Source: Metro Minutes
The approval for a major development at Parsonvlei has been granted. The development will include 3,600 housing units and provision for a number of business sites. Source: Metro Minutes
The Operations Director of the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber, Samantha Venter, was last night (5 June 2012) named the winner in the Corporate Category of the Regional Business Achievers Awards of the Business Women’s Association in Port...
- Facelift for the Opera House
- PetroSA given go-ahead for Project Ikhwezi
- Dam levels at 89.3%
- Young artists developed as emerging exporters
- Law Enforcement Officers to issue spot fines privately owned properties that have become overgrown
- Feasibility study for waster-to-energy projects
- New property valuations known in February 2013
- New sub-station for Walmer
- Major housing development at Parsonvlei
- Chamber Operations Director a corporate winner