,

A look At Stats SA’s R1.4 Billion New Head Offices In Pretoria


Stats SA concept
Stats SA concept image source: businesstech.co.za

If you venture onto Stats SA’s website you will be met with a full-page notification that the stats body has moved into its new R1.4 billion offices in Pretoria.

Under construction since 2014, the new offices were a joint venture between government and JSE-listed Wilson Bayly Holmes-Ovcon (WBHO). Of the R1.4 billion construction cost, R600 million was supplied by government, with over R800 million coming from WBHO.

The tender to build the offices was won by Dipalopalo Consortium, of which WBHO is a shareholder. The other shareholders in the consortium are Vulindlela, Fikile and Crowie Concessions.

Nedbank Capital acted as the mandated lead arranger and funder of the project.

The building was designed by GLH Architects (who has done work on Multichoice’s offices and Rivonia Towers) and achieved a 4 Star – Green Star SA Office rating from the Green Building Council of South Africa.

ALSO READ  President Zuma To Launch First Locally Manufactured Train

It is expected to house about 3,000 Stats SA employees who currently occupy a number of buildings in Pretoria.

The land the new building occupies is a 60,000 square metre piece of government-owned property between Koch, 6th Street and Pretoria Station in Salvokop.

While the Stats SA staff have moved the building, it will only get its official opening in the coming weeks.

Here is a look at the building’s concept art, as well as how it looked under construction.

Stats SA concept 2

Stats SA concept 3

Stats SA concept 5Stats SA concept 4

Stats SA construction 2

 

Stats HQ under construction

Stats SA logo

Stats SA moving in

 

 

 

Source: Business Tech

Loading...

What do you think?

0 points
Upvote Downvote

Total votes: 0

Upvotes: 0

Upvotes percentage: 0.000000%

Downvotes: 0

Downvotes percentage: 0.000000%

Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Loading…