New Lightweight Building Solutions

Ohlhorst Africa is proud to present Lightweight Building Solutions, offering the commercial building and construction industry an array of green lightweight building solutions.

Our award-winning, lightweight building technologies allow freedom of architectural and technical designs. Using lighter, durable materials with improved thermal performance, we prefabricate construction elements according to your specifications, decreasing your construction time and structural weight loads.

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Mascom Head Office

The new Mascom Head Office in Botswana was nominated as one of the most architecturally advanced and electronically secure buildings in Botswana.

This Innovation hub was completed from March 2010 to August 2011 and serves as Mascom’s main Technical Centre, comprising an office administration block, as well as a state-of-the-art data centre with an Energy Centre capable of sustaining the facility in the event of a power failure.

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1 Protea Place

In architecture, especially when it comes to a company’s identity, first impressions are everything. At first glance, the space or building in which a business occupies tells a lot about the business itself and the people that work within it. Occupied by Cliffe Decker Hofmeyr, 1 Protea Place is an iconic structure that reflects the law firm’s progressive brand identity.

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Turning vision into reality

A long-standing association with Tiber and Zenprop, the developers of the 15 Alice Lane project, combined with decades of experience in the industry made Ohlhorst the logical choice when contractor, Tiber Bonvec Construction chose a specialist to handle the tiling. Incorporating approximately 10,000m² of glazed porcelain tiles, Ohlhorst MD, Rui Lavarinhas explains that the challenge of the project lay in supporting the vision of architectural firm Paragon, while ensuring that the job ran smoothly.

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