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Business Worldwide magazine votes Dr.L Roets

SA’s most innovative CEO


Find out the benefits of high performance / energy efficient glass



Glass Rite - voted Acquisition Internationals

Most innovative company

High performance (energy efficient) windows and glass are critical to a whole structure’s sustainable energy usage.

Unfortunately, ordinary windows do have a very high unwanted heat loss and gain. This causes strain on the structure’s energy efficiency performance.

The answer here is to utilize high performance windows to boost the total structure’s energy efficiency performance. There are specific contributing factors that will always play a role here.

Understanding Energy Efficient Glass

Windows are a complex and interesting element in residential and commercial design. New window products and technologies have changed the performance of windows in a radical way. Issues such as climate, orientation, shading, and window area all effect the energy performance, but human factor issues such as access to fresh air, daylight, and natural views impact the comfort of a structure.

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The benefits of High Performance (Energy Efficient Windows) are being proven globally.

With a reduction in condensation and fading, these windows also improve the comfort of the inhabitants of any building. Find out more about high performance windows and how they can assist with lower heating, ventilation and air conditioning costs, while saving the environment!

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Glass Rite is a proudly South African company with branches in Pretoria and Cape Town and has been installing glass and aluminium doors and windows for almost 19 years.  Currently rated BEE Level 3 and a member of AAAMSA, SAGGA and The Master Building Association of the North.

Named Acquisition International's most innovative company in South Africa for 2016, Glass Rite specialises in the manufacture, supply and installation of quality glass and aluminium products for domestic & small business; large corporations & industrial projects. Recently completed projects include: Menlyn Park; Menlyn Maine; Newcastle Civic Centre; Mall of the South; Meadowdale Mall; Virgin Active - Sandton and the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit building.

The driving force behind the company is CEO Dr. LJP Roets, Business Worldwide Magazine's (BWM) Most Innovative CEO of the Year, South Africa for 2016. Dr Roets has achieved a PhD doctorate in Business from the Confederation of International Accreditation Commission, an MBL in Business Leadership from the University of South Africa and a B.Com. from the same institution. With a commitment to the values of integrity; professionalism; quality and reliability, Glass Rite aims to supply new and existing clients with only the best quality products, installations and service under his leadership.

Dr. Roets is supported by a highly qualified team, including two brothers Dirk and Danie Joubert. Danie is a senior operations manager and Dirk is senior site manager. Glass Rite is part of a group of companies. This group includes a signage and branding partner, Visual Direct. The manager of this section is Cedric Pillay who has been with Glass Rite since 2012.

Future plans include an In-House Structural Facade & Engineering division that will be under the direction of Sunette Verster. Sunette studied B Eng. Civil Engineering at the University of Johannesburg and completed a post graduate diploma in Business Project management at the University of Cape Town. She has worked with numerous companies as a planning consultant, project procurement manager and a civil engineer. Currently she is Project Manager for Glass Rite at Table Bay Mall. Glass Rite will be completing their contract for the construction of this mall by the 30th July 2017 more than a month ahead of schedule.

Innovation and technology also play a part in driving Glass Rite’s successful growth. Currently 12 highly qualified installation teams are in constant contact through company issued iPads. With a comprehensive Cloud hosted management system, updates and feedback on all sites can be accessed by any team member. This program includes the capability to manage all projects from inception through to completion. Correlating stock, time management procedure and progress updates. Working hard to achieve project goals the installation teams partner with the principal contractor to do whatever is needed to make the client’s vision a reality.  We give professional feedback and support so that architects and clients are always informed of rules and regulations in the industry.  

A strong marketing strategy has been set in place by Dr. Roets and is managed by Andrew Alexander, N. Dip. – Graphic Design (TUT), N. Dip. - (National College of Photography), Google Adwords Management (Leading Edge) and Lariza Vermeulen, Fine arts & design (TUT) - N. Dip. Textile Design(TUT), Hootsuite Social Marketer Certified. The creative team ensures brand awareness for Glass Rite as well as Visual Direct online. Each company has a Google Adwords promoted website and several social media platforms that gets updated daily.

With clearly defined core capabilities, a strong effective strategy and an efficient operational effectiveness the Glass Rite group is standing stronger than ever as a market leader.

From Strength to Strength -

Glass Rite keeps growing.