Brendan van der Merwe

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Residents encouraged to comment on revised Urban Design Policy

History made as first electricity wheeled via Cape Town’s grid


“Membership is open to all the property owners within the Blackheath CID footprint who are encouraged to apply for membership, so that they may exercise their right to influence the business of the Blackheath CID. Membership cannot be denied and the property owner is then entitled to attend, participate and vote at the members meetings …

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Potential 18 Month DEDAT Artisan Development Programme

IJ and Man Diesel – 27 May 2016 The Western Cape Provincial Government has started a programme to place artisans with companies at their own cost in order to facilitate artisan training programs and specifically skills development in the workplace. Your company could benefit from this programme! Please follow the underlying link to the presentation …

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BCID Annual Survey

Dear Members We are writing to you to request your participation in our Annual Survey to Property Owners in Blackheath Industria. The questionnaire is a very brief document that will only take about 5 minutes to complete and return to us and is an essential tool for us to ensure that we serve you well. Please …

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GreenCape 2016 Market Intelligence Reports & green economy growth

We are proud to announce the publication of GreenCape’s 2016 market intelligence reports, covering green economy opportunities in the utility-scale renewable energy, energy services, agriculture, waste and water sectors. Utility-scale renewable energy Energy services Agriculture Waste economy Water The reports are aimed at green technology and services companies and investors that are currently active or …

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About the NCPC-SA The National Cleaner Production Centre of South Africa (NCPC-SA) is a national programme of government that promotes the implementation of resource efficiency and cleaner production (RECP) methodologies to assist industry to lower costs through reduced energy, water and materials usage, and waste management. It is hosted by the CSIR on behalf of …

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Doing Business in South Africa 2015

    COMPARING BUSINESS REGULATIONS FOR DOMESTIC FIRMS IN 9 URBAN AREAS AND 4 MAJOR PORTS WITH 188 OTHER ECONOMIES Click Here for further information © 2015 International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank 1818 H Street NW, Washington, DC 20433 Telephone: 202-473-1000; Internet:    

Eskom Newsflash – January 2016

        South African Leaders in Energy Management Eligible for New Global Award Organisations certified to ISO 50001 standard to elevate South Africa’s profile in clean energy The South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI), is proud to support a prestigious new awards program to recognise companies or organisations that use an ISO …

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Blackheath City Improvement District (BCID) Newsletter – August 2015

This has been an exciting time for the Blackheath Industrial Area with the realisation of essential infrastructure and capital Projects that have been fought for, planned and saved up for over many years.  The Non-motorised Transport project was rolled out through most of the Blackheath Industrial Area by the City of Cape Town and this …

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