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  During March 1993 a vision was birthed in the construction industry. This month Chris Howes Construction is 20 years old. With constant nurturing, hard work and the tenacious drive to succeed, Chris Howes Construction (CHC-SA) has become known for delivering products and service of the highest quality. Identifying the niche of concrete flooring within …


Strategic Partnership

PT-Pave is a dynamic venture between Amsteele Systems and Chris Howes Construction, aimed at providing a complete package/one-stop-shop for posttensioned concrete pavements, also known as post-tensioned slab on grade. Amsteele Systems’s beginnings date back to the late 1960’s, with CCL (SA) being the forerunner for Amalgamated Prestressing, who merged with Steeledale Systems in 2000 to …


Daecher Epoxy Floor- Port Elizabeth

CHC-SA Floor Polishing DIvision Contractor: Joubert Contruction Client: Securi-lid (Automotive industry) Size: 1200m2 Coating: Epoxy system Supplier: SIKA SA Scope of Work:  1)Do pitting repairs. 2)Repair joints and fill with semi-rigid joint sealer. 3)Prepare existing floated concrete floor, to receive a 1.5mm epoxy system. 4)Prime 5)Coat  


Woolworths, Laborie, Paarl

Project: Woolworths Laborie, Paarl (Western Cape) Main Contractor: Remey Construction Contracts Manager or Remey: Charl Bruce Supplier: Lafarge (Artevia) Architects: R&L Architects This floor was cast our experienced Concrete Placing and Finishing Team. The concrete was cast as a 60mm-80mm thick bonded overlay, on top of the existing concrete surface. For diamond polished concrete to …

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TAVCOR AUDI – Port Elizabeth

Project: TAVCOR AUDI, WILLIAM MOFFAT, PORT ELIZABETH – WORKSHOP FLOOR Main contractor: SBT Construction Architect: Lukas Nel, Winterbach Pretorius Letele (WPL) Architects  The floor is a 30Mpa, 70mm overlay, cast on top of a suspended basement slab. It has a Light Grey, dry-shake floor hardener that is applied to the surface, while the concrete is …