In the August 2016 issues of Construction Namibia, Safintra details the benefits of Aluminium Zinc for the Namibian market. 
The use of aluminium-zinc coated steel as a practical cladding material is gaining popularity along the coast of Africa. Bounded by three oceans and the Mediterranean Sea, Africa has a vast coastline of 26 000km. Its deep rivers and natural ports have…
Sunday, 31 January 2016 10:18

Saflok 700

Today's trend for sustainable designs that reduce environmental impact is helping drive the metal roofing market to new heights. Understanding the engineering concerns fundamental to the proper design of metal roofing will enable specifiers to serve the long-term interests of their clients,…
Sunday, 31 January 2016 10:16

Good looks roofs meet great value

With a contemporary design, Safintra’s Trimflute® metal roofing profile is both visually appealing and cost-effective. A visually stunning and cost-effective metal roofing profile, Trimflute® is unique to Safintra Namibia. It has a subtle square fluted profile with a contemporary visual appeal, ideal…
Sunday, 31 January 2016 09:49

SAFLOK 700 – Value Engineering at Work

Today's drive to design buildings that reduce environmental impact is helping drive the metal roofing market to new heights. Most large roofs are concealed fix roof systems (also called secret fix systems). In principle, they provide some common benefits: The sheet is…
Detailed installation methodologies for insulated roof spaces are often over-looked at design stage. As a result the insulation performance may be negatively affected during the on-site installation process, and not achieve prescribed R-Value’s stipulated.  Of key importance, it is imperative that insulation…
Fasteners that keep metal roof sheets in place are just as important as the roof itself. As they are the only item actually securing the sheet to the substructure, there should be no compromise on quality to try to save costs. Fastener…