This project is a renovation and replaced South African Railways & Harbours Grain Silo

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Official Name Zeitz MOCAA
Other Names Grain Silo Building, The Silo
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country South Africa
City Cape Town
Street Address & Map Silo Square, V&A Waterfront
Postal Code 8001
Building Function hotel / Museum
Structural Material composite
Construction Start 2014
Completion 2017

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer V&A Waterfront
Design Heatherwick Studio
Architect of Record Rick Brown Associates ; Jacobs Parker Architects; Van Der Merwe Miszewski Architects
Structural Engineer
Design Arup; Sutherland
MEP Engineer
Design Arup; Solution Station
Project Manager Mace Limited
Main Contractor WBHO
Other Consultant
• Acoustics SRL
• Civil Sutherland
Façade Arup
• Fire Arup; Solution Station
• Interiors Liz Biden
• Preservation Nicolas Baumann Urban Conservation & Planning
• Property Management Zeitz MOCAA; The Royal Portfolio
• Quantity Surveyor MLC Quantity Surveyors
• Security Diversified Security Engineering
• Vertical Transportation MovvéO Ltd.; Solutions For Elevating


Reinventing Heritage
31 May 2018 – Mark Noble, Victoria and Alfred Waterfront; Mat Cash, Heatherwick Studio

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