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Vol 25.2 2024
Walls and Roofs Magazine
Big thinking for smaller firms. How can small to medium practices tackle large projects? A large project that is not managed properly can be devastating for a company, but Roelof Rabe, director of Roelof Rabe Argitekte, believes that big and small can compete... Page 108-109
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Nov 2023
Construction World Magazine
THE BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE (BMRI) AT STELLENBOSCH UNIVERSITY The scope was comprehensive and multifaceted and multi-phased. It aimed to create a cutting-edge research facility that would serve as a hub for biomedical research and innovation, encompassing a wide range of disciplines within the medical and health sciences field... Page 68-69
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Oct 2023
The Link Magazine
The Biomedical Research Institute (BMRI) at Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Medicine was recently awarded a commendation in the Architecturally Exposed Steelwork category at the SAISC Steel Awards 2023. Spanning five years of meticulous planning and four years of dedicated construction, the final result showcases the innovative use of steel in architecture, engineering and construction... Page 78-77
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May / Jun 2023
Architect And Builder Magazine
I am a strong believer that there is a place in the sun for everybody, but when it comes to selecting an architectural firm for your project, it normally makes sense to size the architectural firm in accordance with the size or complexity of the project... Page 12-13
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May / Jun 2023
Architect And Builder Magazine
The launch of its new state-of-the-art Biomedical Research Institute (BMRI) places Stellenbosch University (SU) at the forefront of biomedical sciences on the African continent... Page 30-37
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Vol 23.7
Walls Journal 7 2022
Architects, Roelof Rabe Architects, received a brief from the client, Stellenbosch University, to take their existing, ageing Biomedical Research Facility at their Tygerberg Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, redo and revamp the existing building, doubling the size from +- 14,500m2 to +- 30,000m2, and turn it into one world class research facility. The work was to be carried out whilst the various research departments and laboratories carried on functioning... Page 62-66
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February / March 2021
Architect and Builder Magazine
Roelof Rabe Architects received a brief from the client, Stellenbosch University, to take their existing, ageing Biomedical Research Facility at their Tygerberg Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, redo and revamp the existing building, doubling the size from +- 14,500sqm to +- 30,000sqm, and turn it into one world class research facility...
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By Marlette Krige | Roelof Rabe Architects
7 Myths about professional architects
'So, what is it you do for a living?' It's a balmy Saturday afternoon, and we are visiting new friends for a braai. I take a small sip of my Chenin and answer the man with the goatee. 'I'm a professional architect.'...
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February / March 2019
Architect and Builder Magazine
Roelof Rabe Architects, received a brief from the client, Stellenbosch University, to take their existing, ageing Biomedical Research Facility at their Tygerberg Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences...
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September 2017
African Design Magazine
The Elective Student Entertainment Facility by Roelof Rabe Argitekte is a welcome addition to International Student Housing at Stellenbosch University...
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