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HOTT3D at the Mining Indaba 2013 – SHELL & DELOITTE

  The HOTT3D team were commissioned by Shell and Deloitte to create a corporate platform for their exhibits at Mining Indaba 2013. Work began on these designs well before the end of 2012 due to the proximity of the event to the start of the new year. The late release of the final floorplan by the organizers meant a redesign of Shell in the new year. Both booths were full custom exhibition designs. Both stands utilized interactive features such asRead More

Architects announced for CTICC Expansion

Via Scoop.it – Exhibitions, Conferences & Trade Shows – South Africa   CTICC Chief Executive Office Rashid Toefy announced that an award-winning Cape Town trio of architects – Piet Bakker of Stauch Voster Architects, Anya van der Merwe of Van der Merwe Miszewski Architects and Mokena Makeka of Makeka Design Lab – have been awarded the contract for the design of the new expansion of the convention centre. “It is the goal of the CTICC to be the best long-haulRead More

SARS zero rates VAT for EXSA members only? – Expo South Africa News

Expo News South Africa – Updated 20 March 2012 Excellent News for the “little” companies in the South African Exhibition and Trade Show Industry This reply just on from SARS “A VAT Ruling is issued on the facts and circumstances of a specific vendor or class of vendors. Should your client(s) feel that the facts and circumstances are the same as those vendors referred to in a ruling, they are welcome to apply for a ruling.” Rodney Govender Legal & Policy:Read More

Design Indaba

Via Scoop.it – Exhibitions, Conferences & Trade Shows – South Africa Design Indaba Expo begins this Thursday 01st March at the CTICC in Cape Town. The 01st is purely a trade only day. From Friday 2nd March until Sunday 4th March it will open to the public.    The HOTT3D crew will be onsite from tomorrow installing an Exhibit for Woolworths. “Design Indaba drives a better world through creativity with conferences, expos, magazines and projects that improve the quality ofRead More

AfricaCom 2011 photos

The 3D-HOTT3D as well as our BudgetExhibits division crew completed over 38 individual projects on AfricaCom including   1. Large Scale Custom exhibits 2. System built exhibits 3. A variety of graphic print services 4. Graphic Design & Venue direction signage planning and implementation 5. Rigging of all hanging signage 6. The design and setup of the AfricaCom Awards in conjunction with Gearhouse 7. Conference Stream design and branding   Our small, but dedicated team spent a year planning AfricaComRead More

Cape Town Convention Centre Expansion Plans

Construction work is expected to commence by mid-2013, and will be completed at the end of 2015. The development will cost approximately R4.5 billion, adding an additional 49 000m⊃2; of lettable space to the Cape Town Convention Centre (CTICC). CTICC management have already secured the 10 000-delegate strong 35th International Geological Congress for August 2016, which will require use of the full expanded convention space soon to be built. This sets a firm deadline for the completion of construction work.Read More

AfricaCom 2011 Awards

The 4th annual AfricaCom Awards took place at The Lookout in the V&A Waterfront on the 9th of November 2011. Celebrating companies that contribute towards telecoms in Africa the event was bursting at the seams with attendee’s from the concurrent AfricaCom conference and exhibition that was taking place at the CTICC on the 9th and 10th of November.   Linking with GearhouseSA, The H3D-HOTT3D crew created temporary infrastructure  to bring across both the event and sponsor branding and also to createRead More

Pharmaplan SASUOG Expo Stand

Based on a 6m x 2m floorspace this expo stand was an offshoot of an exhibit built previously for the Gyneacology division of Pharmaplan. It made use of existing graphic panels.  Products on display included Smecta, Linola, Cosmofer, Cathejell and Lomexin. SASUOG was held at the Upper Eastside Hotel in Woodstock, Cape Town. The exhibit used the following finishes 1. Raised tongue and groove timber flooring 2. Octanorm aluminium structure 3. Stretched fabric prints 4. Custom bar counters with backlit graphic panelsRead More

R605m expansion for CTICC – MediaClubSouthAfrica.com

Via Scoop.it – Exhibition Stand Design The Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) will undergo a massive expansion drive, the Western Cape provincial government has announced. A multimillion-rand investment in refurbishments at the centre was revealed in the city on 30 March 2011. The exact amount secured for the expansion project is R605-million, according to CTICC spokesperson Zeenat Parker. The development will form part of the R4.5-billion Cape Town CBD regeneration project. The expansion of the convention centre will includeRead More

Event and Exhibition Tips: Security

Event and Exhibition Tips: Security The sad reality is that theft at South African exhibition and conference venues  is endemic. Both stand builders and other contractors as well as exhibitors are constantly besieged. As a stand building company we constantly have a steady trickle of theft onsite. Power Drills, small tools, ladders, wrapping material, furniture (how do you walk off with a 3 seater couch?)…even our lunch is thieved. Insuring for this type of site work is prohibitively expensive, reactive and soRead More