Media Partners

Timber IQ

Timber iQ - Design & Construction, a new industry-focused title from Trademax Publications, is a high-end, glossy magazine focusing on all aspects of timber design and construction in Southern Africa. Timber iQ engages industry leaders to bring to its readers the very best in industry insight, as well as in-depth project focus features that will showcase some of the most beautiful timber-infused architecture in Southern Africa. Timber iQ pays homage to timber, not only as a practical and green building material, but an aesthetically pleasing alternative to traditional building materials. Our market includes the architect, quantity surveyors, the developer, the designer, the contractor, the builder, the furniture manufacturer, as well as the owners of beautifully crafted and designed timber homes.

Published by Trademax

Tel: 0861 727 663
Fax: 0866 991 346
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SA Roofing

SA Roofing is the only publication in South Africa that is dedicated exclusively to the residential, commercial and industrial roofing and re-roofing industries. SA Roofing magazine reports on current issues and topics relating to both inner and outer roofing systems and is widely subscribed to by key people in the roofing and construction industries, as well as the public and private property development sectors. Architects, quantity surveyors and structural engineers form an integral part of our readership.

Forestry SA

Forestry South Africa (FSA) is South Africa's premier and largest forestry organisation representing growers of timber in South Africa. The Association’s membership includes all 11 corporate forestry companies active in the Industry, approximately 1 300 commercial timber farmers and some 20 000 emergent small scale growers who between them own or control no less than 93% of the total plantation area in the country. Given these credentials FSA is regarded by Government and the private sector alike as being the Industry’s “representative body”.

Tel: (021) 712 1151
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Construction Review

For nearly two decades, Construction Review has developed a readership of key decision makers and opinion leaders involved in the construction industry in Africa. With a circulation that is tightly controlled and constantly updated, Construction Review ensures delivery of relevant information to the optimum audience possible. The magazine’s strength lies in reaching key executives in businesses that command the direction of a region’s construction industry and its readership comprises of Architects, Engineers, Developers, Quantity Surveyors, Town Planners, Interior Designers, Project Managers, Contractors, Suppliers, Equipment Dealers, and many more. Construction Review is tailored to the needs of members of relevant associations, governmental bodies and other personnel in the building and construction industry as well as suppliers of plant & equipment, materials and services in Africa.

The Timber Frame Builder’s Association (TFBA) now the ITFB was established in 1982 with its main aim being to set and maintain high standards of quality and professionalism in the timber construction industry. It has as its mantra "The Seal of Controlled Quality" – thus compelling our builders to adhere to ethical building practices.

In conjunction with the National Housing Building Regulations Council (NHBRC) and the South African Bureau of Standards Code of Practice for timber buildings (SABS 082/88) now known as SANS 10082, our founder-members set about firmly establishing timber frame construction in the market, and today we boast a 29 year history with an unblemished track record. It remains the goal of the ITFB to increase awareness of the many benefits of timber buildings and to ensure that the high standards it set more than two decades ago are constantly upheld.

Tel: 021 845 4435 / Fax: 0865 400 808
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BUILDMART Africa, is Africa's prime importers guide for foreign products, equipment & machinery in the Building & Construction industry. "BUILDMART" provides an excellent opportunity to any commercial organization in the building and construction industry that wishes to expand its market to the giant and needy market of Africa. Such organizations could be as follows. Manufactures, Exporters, Traders, Distributors, Agents & Wholesalers. Builders, Contractors, Industrial project consultants Airlines, Hotels, Furnished apartments, Tourism & Cargo companies Free Zones, Financial & Investment companies, etc.

Expansion of market is a major concern for any firm today. Africa is a market which is huge and has not been conquered by competition as any other continents elsewhere. But, it is also the most difficult market to approach due to several reasons. BUILDMART provides an easy access for international companies to reach their prospective buyers/clients/partners in a very simple, economical but effective way.