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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
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
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
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
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
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