Project: Wonkmuntu Conference Centre

Location: Mthatha, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Completion Date: Sept 2012
Approximate Value of Contract: R 650 000.00

In 2012 Cintsa Thatching was commissioned to construct the highly engineered roof structure in poles, for the new thatched conference centre just outside of Mthatha in the Eastern Cape. Cintsa Thatching also thatched the “double” roof, and installed custom-made triangular windows into the thatch to allow more light to enter the building. You can see the thatched conference on your left hand-side as you drive past Mthatha Ultra City, towards Mthatha, on th N2.

Project: Mthatha Dam Conference Centre

Location: Mthatha Dam,Eastern Cape, South Africa
Completion Date: Main Roof July 2011/ Gatehouse April 2014
Approximate Value of Contract: R 1 050 000.00

In 2011 Cintsa Thatching won the tender to construct and thatch a highly engineered roof for the new conference centre at Mthatha Dam, working as a subcontractor under main contractor UWP Construction. The scope of works included installing custom-made triangular windows, application of thatch fire protection and the thatching of a small internal bar area. 2014 saw a thatched gated entrance added to the centre.

Project: King Sandiles Cultural Centre

Location: Eastern Cape, South Africa
Completion Date: Nov 2005
Approximate Value of Contract: R 1 400 000.00

In 2005 Cintsa Thatching were awarded the thatching and pole work at King Sandiles Cultural Centre. The project included thatching all accommodation units, the main house and a conference centre. Cintsa Thatching additionally built the mezzanine floor in the conference centre with railings, and designed and built the bar.

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