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SNIPPET: BONKE - THE YOUNG BLOOD

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During youth month, Gearhouse is introducing a fun new mascot in the shape of a rather unique looking Zebra called Bonke. Bonke is representative of the “young blood” in the organisation. His persona is fun and funky reflecting the dynamic personalities of the 55 students currently working within the company.

Jun 22, 2017 Read More

SPOTLIGHT: ASSISTANT CHALEKO

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This month we are featuring Assistant Chaleko. He is 29 years of age and was born in a small-town called Lichtenburg just outside Mafikeng in North West. Engaged to a lovely woman named Nthabiseng with a baby boy who is 2 years and 3 months old; Assistant spends his spare time passing time with his friends and family over a nice glass of wine or listening to old music. 

Jun 22, 2017 Read More

GEARHOUSE SPONSORS MEDIATECH

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An event where people and brands raise their creative potential

Prominent South African technical and event equipment supplier Gearhouse, a partner to the preeminent trade show, Mediatech, has confirmed its intention to again align itself with the biennial event for the sixth consecutive year. A robust partnership that has been in place since 2007, Gearhouse adds significant value to the three day media and entertainment technology trade show that attracts over 7,500 visitors - and this year will be no different.

Jun 22, 2017 Read More

WHO LET THE DOG OUT?

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Collaborating to Raise Awareness for a good cause

Sets,Drapes,Screens (SDS) was able assist Ana Martins, one of the Draughting team at Gearhouse South Africa’s Johannesburg offices to fulfil a project that was close to her heart. She had heard through her partner at Beswick & Fellowes that their team was intending to participate in the Office National X-treme Chair Race. The reasons behind their decision struck a chord and she immediately volunteered her time and creative input to the cause.

Jun 22, 2017 Read More

MERLINS CREATE MAGIC FOR GEARHOUSE

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Gearhouse South Africa has taken stock of two Robert Juliat Merlins purchased through DWR Distribution.

“It’s a pleasure for the crew to work with the Merlins,” comments Peter Abrahamse, Acting Lighting Workshop Manager. “No longer do you need four people to lift a big, bulky followspot as it is totally possible to move it around with only two people, saving us time on load in and load out.

Jun 22, 2017 Read More

KENTSE MPAHLWA STUDENTS PREPARE FOR FIRST SUMMATIVE ASSESSMENT

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35 1st year learners at the Gearhouse Kentse Mpahlwa Academy have spent the first six months of 2017 involved in workshop rotations and doing on-site practical training as part of the National Certificate: Live Event Technical Production Services in South Africa – a qualification developed by the Gearhouse field experts and delivered at the Group’s offices around the country. A stringent interview process reduces hundreds of keen applicants to a select 15 in Johannesburg and 10 each in Cape Town and Durban each year.

Jun 22, 2017 Read More

KEEPING UP WITH RUNNING EVENTS REQUIREMENTS

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A new trend in running has seen several new events popping up across the country, catering to the increasing demand for short, fast and fun foot races with a strong social element. Stillwater Sports, a lifestyle sports event specialist, offers an exciting array of top sporting experiences across South Africa, amongst which are some of the most anticipated events on the South African running calendar. Events like the FNB Cape Town 12 ONERUN and FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN, The Sanlam Cape Mile and the Fedhealth XTERRA offer fast, flat race events with the added benefit of encouraging a community spirit in whichever city they take place.

Jun 22, 2017 Read More
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