Contract awarded for new luxury high-rise in Sandton
The Legacy Group has announced that it had awarded multidisciplinary construction and engineering group Aveng Grinaker-LTA the Leonardo contract to construct a four-level basement and a 150-m high-rise building at 75 Maude Street, in Sandton.
The new building, to be developed in phases, will include retail, offices, a 4 000-m2 garden terrace with a gym, spa, crèche and restaurant above it, as well as luxury apartments and penthouses.
It is within walking distance of the JSE, the Sandton Convention Centre, Nelson Mandela Square and the Gautrain station.
Construction activities for the basement development include placement of 17 500 m3 of reinforced concrete,1 380 t of reinforcing and 40 000 m2 of formwork, as well as laying 350 000 stock bricks, 8 000 m2 of plaster and 2 000 m2 of screed.
“Aveng Grinaker-LTA is building a strong presence in Sandton, with a number of prime construction projects under way in the area,” says company building division MD Marc Meire.