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Zimplow Holdings Limited (ZIMW.zw) listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange under the Engineering sector has released it’s 2012 presentation For more information about Zimplow Holdings Limited (ZIMW.zw) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Zimplow Holdings Limited (ZIMW.zw) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Zimplow Holdings Limited (ZIMW.zw) 2012 presentation Company ProfileZimplow Holdings Limited manufactures and markets a diverse range of products for the construction, infrastructure and agricultural sectors in Zimbabwe. It also manufactures and distributes metal fasteners for the mining, construction and agricultural sector, and has interests in property management and leasing. The Farming division consists of three business units; Mealiebrand, Farmec and Afritrac which oversee the manufacturing of animal-drawn equipment and tractors, and spare parts for agricultural equipment. The Mining and Infrastructure division manufactures and distributes mining equipment, spare parts and related products through four divisions; Barzem, Mealie Brand, CT Bolts and Farmec. Zimplow Holdings Limited is a marketing and distribution agent in Zimbabwe for Massey Ferguson, Valtra, Caterpillar, Perkins, Falcon, Challenger, Vicon and Monosem. Zimplow Holdings Limited is listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange
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All Blacks fly-half Beauden Barrett, the World Rugby Player of the Year, explains the different kicks he employs LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS Head up: Beauden Barrett looks to find space with a kick against Australia. Photo: Getty Images Do some simple snaps. Drop-punt 5m to a friend and slowly up the length. Nail technique in a small space, then go longer.Once you have good technique on one foot, try to kick off the other.For a grubber, work on kicking the ball end over end. You don’t want it to roll on its belly.Work together with the other kickers, looking at different kicks. We either work on our kicking in a separate session or during the work-ons window, and it’s good to talk through different kicks and ideas.Focus on quality over quantity. I do about two hours a week practising different kicks. But it’s all about quality – not kick after kick after kick.This article first appeared in the May 2017 issue of Rugby World magazine.Follow Rugby World on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. “If there is space behind the defence and no cover, I’d go close to the line and kick in between them. You need to be really close to the line so the attack can run onto it. Target the space between two defenders, then get the ball and your foot through.”Top shot: Beauden Barrett uses the chip kick against France. Photo: Getty Images5. CHIP KICK“If the full-back is deep and there is space behind the front line, a chip is good. With a grubber you find a hole between players, with a chip you go over the top. It doesn’t want to be too high because you want to catch it before the defence recovers.”6. BANANA KICK“This is quite a risky kick but I’d say I try it once a game. You kick the edge of the ball, which takes the energy and allows the ball to arc out and cut out extra defenders. It goes straight and then curves later in the flight, rather than arcing at the start.”Practise makes perfect: New Zealand’s Beauden Barrett in training. Photo: Getty ImagesWHAT YOU COULD DO Beauden Barrett explains how to mix your kicksBeauden Barrett made the most metres (395) and beat the most defenders (24) in the 2016 Rugby Championship. Yet the All Blacks also kick more than any other Test team – and here Barrett explains why.1. FIND THE SPACE“Kicking is definitely positive,” says New Zealand fly-half Beauden Barrett. “It’s getting the ball to wherever the space is as quickly as possible. Whether you run, kick or pass, you just have to find a way to get the ball to where the space is.”Back yourself: Beauden Barrett recognises the importance of being decisive. Photo: Getty Images2. BE DECISIVE“What kick you use depends on where you want to hit it and how quickly you want it to get there. You look at the defensive shape or if the full-back is deep. Even if it’s a 50-50 call, you have to back your decision and commit 100%. Decide and do.”3. CROSS-FIELD KICK“I’d use this if the wingers are tight and the full-back is deep. You want a 15-metre window for your winger to run onto the ball. The key is you don’t want the ball in the air too long or the defence to have time to get there. It’s a low drop and a low kick.”4. GRUBBER KICK
2011 Kyneton Residence / Intermode Pty. Ltd photographs: Derek SwalwellPhotographs: Derek Swalwell, Courtesy of Intermode Pty. LtdSave this picture!© Derek SwalwellRecommended ProductsEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesFranken-SchotterFacade System – LINEAEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesRodecaRound Facade at Omnisport Arena ApeldoornEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesAlucoilStructural Honeycomb Panels – LarcoreEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesIsland Exterior FabricatorsCurtain Wall Facade SystemsText description provided by the architects. This residence was built on a challenging block of land in Kyneton. It is situated on the site of a former stone quarry on a steep hill where very little flat land existed. Kyneton’s Residence’s owners were keen to build a modern home on their block but an affordable one. Nearing retirement, and having had a bad experience with cost overruns on a previous project with another architectural practice, the owners wanted to minimise their financial risk. Save this picture!© Derek SwalwellThe Kyneton Residence alleviated fears of over expenditure as it was designed and built to a fixed price and within a set time frame of 20 weeks. The Intermode design was also perfectly suited to the site as little excavation was required onsite to accommodate the very flexible housing modules that can be adjusted to suit complicated spaces. Save this picture!© Derek SwalwellThe design brief was based on four key zones: 1.a kitchen and dining area 2.a living area 3.a master-bedroom suite featuring bathroom, bedroom and study 4.guest bedrooms and bathroom Save this picture!© Derek SwalwellA generous outdoor entertaining deck is accessible from both the kitchen and living area to take advantage of the views towards Mt Macedon. Included in the fixed price for the project were high-end fixtures, fittings and finishes meaning that the client didn’t have to continually evaluate choices against their budget. The home has a minimum six star energy rating. Save this picture!© Derek SwalwellThe client was impressed by the flexibility of Intermode modules and features and the fact that the final design and finishes reflected those of a bespoke architectural house. To quote the client directly, “The wash up- a beautiful home, built within budget, finished on time AND exactly the type of home that at one stage seemed way beyond our means.” Save this picture!Courtesy of Intermode Pty. LtdProject gallerySee allShow lessCube House / Studio SchiattarellaArticlesHow to Make It: Implementing Green Practices in Your DesignsArticles Share Architects: Intermode Pty. Ltd Area Area of this architecture project Area: 418 m² Area: 418 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Kyneton Residence / Intermode Pty. LtdSave this projectSaveKyneton Residence / Intermode Pty. Ltd Save this picture!© Derek Swalwell+ 8 Share Year: “COPY” CopyHouses•Kyneton, Australia “COPY” Photographs ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/283758/kyneton-residence-intermode Clipboard Year: Houses 2011 Projects ArchDaily ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/283758/kyneton-residence-intermode Clipboard Australia CopyAbout this officeIntermode Pty. LtdOfficeFollowProductsWoodGlass#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesKynetonHousesAustraliaPublished on October 24, 2012Cite: “Kyneton Residence / Intermode Pty. Ltd” 24 Oct 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
Photographs: Courtesy of DOS ArchitectsSave this picture!Courtesy of DOS ArchitectsText description provided by the architects. Ensconced in a beautiful, leafy corner of Brook Green, DOS Architects turned two classic Victorian terraces into one outstanding family home. The client’s vision was a bright, modern and spacious home which we achieved by retaining the overall structure of the house and creating an ambitious rear extension. The result is a gracious double-height void which connects the kitchen and dining room on the lower floor to the rest of the public areas of the house. Save this picture!Courtesy of DOS ArchitectsThe glass box is flanked by a cantilevered shear wall, serving to realign the house on a north-south axis. The new volume of the house is a natural continuation of the house’s existing geometry, and we used material contrasts to create a smooth but visually exciting contrast between the indoor and outdoor spaces. We are very proud of this entirely liveable, comfortable and yet definitively stylish home which our clients tell us they now never want to leave.Save this picture!Floor PlanProject gallerySee allShow lessHaus Fontanella / Bernardo Bader ArchitectsSelected ProjectsCETICOM Jaén / ER Arquitectos + non ArquitecturaSelected Projects Share “COPY” Save this picture!Courtesy of DOS Architects+ 20 Share Souldern Road / DOS Architects ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/468639/souldern-road-dos-architects Clipboard ArchDaily Architects: DOS Architects Area Area of this architecture project Souldern Road / DOS ArchitectsSave this projectSaveSouldern Road / DOS Architects Projects “COPY” Houses CopyHouses, Refurbishment•Greater London, United Kingdom Area: 425 m² Area: 425 m² Photographs United Kingdom ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/468639/souldern-road-dos-architects Clipboard CopyAbout this officeDOS ArchitectsOfficeFollowProductsGlassSteelConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesRefurbishmentGreater LondonHousesRefurbishmentUnited KingdomPublished on January 22, 2014Cite: “Souldern Road / DOS Architects” 22 Jan 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
Save this picture!© Alejandra Valenzuela+ 37 Share “COPY” Projects CopyHouses•Puerto Montt, Chile Architects: Apio Arquitectos Year Completion year of this architecture project “COPY” Chile House on Todos Los Santos Lake / Apio ArquitectosSave this projectSaveHouse on Todos Los Santos Lake / Apio Arquitectos ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/768455/casa-en-el-lago-todos-los-santos-apio-arquitectos Clipboard ArchDaily Houses Year: 2014 Manufacturers: Casablanca, Cintac®, Home Contro, Neltume, Tupemesa, Ventanas MeloresConstruction:Cristian Rodríguez Ruiz – TagleSustainable Development Technology:Home Control Architect In Charge:Angie Chadwick StuardoCity:Puerto MonttCountry:ChileMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Alejandra ValenzuelaRecommended ProductsStonesFranken-SchotterFlooring and Wall Tiles – Dietfurt LimestoneDoorsdormakabaEntrance Doors – Revolving Door 4000 SeriesDoorsSky-FrameInsulated Sliding Doors – Sky-Frame ArcDoorsAir-LuxPivoting DoorText description provided by the architects. This single-family weekend residence is located in the south shore of Todos los Santos Lake in southern Chile, surrounded by native forests and several volcanoes, where the only access is by boat. The terrain is quite unique and extreme: it is located on a high slope edge with a rocky shore and has over 1.5 meters of topsoil on its surface, which required us to have a strategy regarding the choice of materials and construction system, to facilitate water transport and installation by hand without the use of heavy machinery. Save this picture!Sección+ 37With these factors as preliminary conditions, coupled with the idea of respecting and intervening the natural terrain as little as possible, a construction system of pillars and steel beams was proposed, allowing us to perch above the line of relief and generate minimal contact points and foundations, thus avoiding the excavation of the hill. On this base metal structure, the floor made of impregnated dry pine wood was mounted, receiving the light volume with the program of the house.Save this picture!© Alejandra ValenzuelaA distance between the ground and the artifice is thus generated, and a volume that overlooks the lake with its full facade.Inside, the rooms are arranged around a central common and continuous space with the kitchen-dining-living room, leaving two living areas at each end.Save this picture!© Alejandra Valenzuela+ 37To optimize resources, all the furniture was manufactured from surplus building materials (metal frame profiles and wood)All interior walls are clad in natural wood, which gives a very warm atmosphere typical from southern Chile.In terms of cladding, it should be the same on roofs and walls, a water resistant material, a reinterpretation of the old shingles. It had to be sufficiently neutralto create a harmonious dialogue with the landscape.Cintac metal cladding plates, PIT model, allowed light transport, easy assembly and low maintenance.In terms of building services, the company Home Control Facilities developed a comprehensive energy efficient lighting and energy project based on a LED lighting system and audio distribution by areas.Save this picture!© Alejandra ValenzuelaProject gallerySee allShow lessEnglish Heritage Launches Competition for “Structurally Daring” Bridge DesignArchitecture NewsAu Bon Coin / Ramdam ArchitectesSelected Projects Share House on Todos Los Santos Lake / Apio Arquitectos Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/768455/casa-en-el-lago-todos-los-santos-apio-arquitectos Clipboard CopyAbout this officeApio ArquitectosOfficeFollowProductsWoodSteel#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesPuerto MonttChilePublished on June 25, 2015Cite: “House on Todos Los Santos Lake / Apio Arquitectos” [Casa en el Lago Todos Los Santos / Apio Arquitectos] 25 Jun 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
ArchDaily CopyHouses, Houses Interiors•Turkey CopyAbout this officetheCATworkOfficeFollow#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesInterior DesignResidential InteriorsHouse InteriorsTurkeyPublished on January 31, 2019Cite: “A 602 / theCATwork” 30 Jan 2019. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.