Engineering News – ONLINE
24 October 2014
Construction of a R170-million Giant Flag project, in the Camdeboo municipal area of the Karoo, is scheduled to start early next year, creating more than 700 jobs in the area.
The 66 ha South African flag would be made up of 2.5-million coloured succulents and a 4 MW solar field. The project area would also house a conference centre; boutique hotel; a small, medium-sized and microenterprise (SMME) hub; a nursery; and an underground reservoir for groundwater harvesting.  Read more…