Department of Communication

This facility was designed as part of the Pretoria Inner City project. The main aim of the project was to group the various government departments, spread throughout the city, together. The chosen site is unused land to the west of the Union Buildings. The facility was split into three office blocks with various heights to…

Hatfield Gardens Office Complex

This office complex consists of seven buildings designed to have a park atmosphere with landscaping spaces on ground level between buildings and the majority of parking located in the basement. Two, three and four storey buildings were designed to blend into the residential environment. Verandas around the buildings act as sunscreens, in all seasons, during…

Comair Operational Building

When Comair Ltd had to relocate to a site close to Oliver Tambo International, the operational building was part of the first phase of development. The building operates 20 hours per day and the daily briefing and de-briefing of all flight personnel takes place here. Space is also provided for training of pilots and flight…

ARC Headquarters

WMS Architects were instructed to design the new Agricultural Research Council headquarters in Hatfield Pretoria. The ARC has different research institutes located across the country, with regular conferences being held at the head office, therefore the design includes offices and a big conference facility with break-away rooms for group discussions.   The main auditorium can…