• Tiered Seating
    Tiered Seating
  • South-East entrance to Studio A
    South-East entrance to Studio A
  • Panoramic view of Studio A looking towards the stage
    Panoramic view of Studio A looking towards the stage
  • The last portion of roof sheeting is put in place
    The last portion of roof sheeting is put in place
  • STOP and take a look at what God has done
    STOP and take a look at what God has done
  • Sunrise over the dome
    Sunrise over the dome
  • Sunrise over the dome
    Sunrise over the dome
  • View from the East London dry-dock entrance
    View from the East London dry-dock entrance
  • The North-West corner of the roof is closed in
    The North-West corner of the roof is closed in
  • Sunrise
    Sunrise
  • Lunch time for the construction view... with a birds eye view
    Lunch time for the construction view... with a birds eye view
  • Lunch time for the construction view... with a birds eye view
    Lunch time for the construction view... with a birds eye view
  • Aerial photos of construction site
    Aerial photos of construction site
  • Dome progress... birds-eye view
    Dome progress... birds-eye view
  • Dome progress... birds-eye view
    Dome progress... birds-eye view
  • Dome progress... birds-eye view
    Dome progress... birds-eye view
  • The view of the roof from the balcony of the 4th Floor Lounge
    The view of the roof from the balcony of the 4th Floor Lounge
  • The roof beams
    The roof beams
  • The new dome peeks out behind downtown buildings
    The new dome peeks out behind downtown buildings
  • The new dome peeks out between downtown buildings
    The new dome peeks out between downtown buildings
  • Workers are dwarfed by the encroaching cladding
    Workers are dwarfed by the encroaching cladding
  • The cladding slowly closes the support structure
    The cladding slowly closes the support structure
  • Roof Update: Day 473
    Roof Update: Day 473
  • Roof Update: Day 473
    Roof Update: Day 473
  • Roof Update: Day 473
    Roof Update: Day 473
  • Roof Update: Day 473
    Roof Update: Day 473
  • Roof Update: Day 473
    Roof Update: Day 473
  • Roof Update: Day 473
    Roof Update: Day 473
  • Roof Update: Day 473
    Roof Update: Day 473
  • Section of the cladding meet at the apex of the dome
    Section of the cladding meet at the apex of the dome
  • Isoaltion rolled out before cladding is fixed in place
    Isoaltion rolled out before cladding is fixed in place
  • Construction team putting cladding into place
    Construction team putting cladding into place
  • Progress on the cladding
    Progress on the cladding
  • Progress on the cladding
    Progress on the cladding
  • A portion of the insulation visible at top left
    A portion of the insulation visible at top left
  • A spiderweb of steel
    A spiderweb of steel
  • A spiderweb of steel
    A spiderweb of steel
  • The new roof sheeting being put in place
    The new roof sheeting being put in place
  • The new roof sheeting meets the centre support
    The new roof sheeting meets the centre support
  • East London Harbour mouth from construction site
    East London Harbour mouth from construction site
  • Aerial view of construction
    Aerial view of construction
  • A keepsake of the old and new
    A keepsake of the old and new
  • Sunrise over the dome
    Sunrise over the dome
  • Sunrise over the dome
    Sunrise over the dome
  • The dome construction peeking through the buildings
    The dome construction peeking through the buildings
  • Part of the new gutter waits to be bolted into place
    Part of the new gutter waits to be bolted into place
  • The North-East corner beams in place
    The North-East corner beams in place
  • A panoramic side view of the site
    A panoramic side view of the site
  • A criss-cross of beams and support greet the sunrise
    A criss-cross of beams and support greet the sunrise
  • The new structure peers out over the old
    The new structure peers out over the old
  • Like a piece of modern art the tied beams compliment the sky
    Like a piece of modern art the tied beams compliment the sky
  • A construction worker cutting parts of the old roof
    A construction worker cutting parts of the old roof
  • North-East Corner
    North-East Corner
  • Another day of peace... until the construction crew arrive!
    Another day of peace... until the construction crew arrive!
  • Early morning over the Faith Dome
    Early morning over the Faith Dome
  • Telkom Tower towers behind the dome construction
    Telkom Tower towers behind the dome construction
  • Evidence of construction
    Evidence of construction
  • Panoramic view of the north face
    Panoramic view of the north face
  • Ps Ron (Builder Ron) shooting an insert for Faith Connect programme
    Ps Ron (Builder Ron) shooting an insert for Faith Connect programme
  • Busy filming the latest roof update
    Busy filming the latest roof update
  • Busy filming the latest roof update
    Busy filming the latest roof update
  • Busy filming the latest roof update
    Busy filming the latest roof update
  • Temporary set in Studio A for
    Temporary set in Studio A for "Benny Hinn Live"
  • Temporary set in Studio A for
    Temporary set in Studio A for "Benny Hinn Live"
  • Temporary set in Studio A for
    Temporary set in Studio A for "Benny Hinn Live"
  • View over East London harbour from the top of the dome
    View over East London harbour from the top of the dome
  • The structure at night
    The structure at night
  • The portion of the steel structure
    The portion of the steel structure
  • New steel beams covered by a printed tarpaulin
    New steel beams covered by a printed tarpaulin
  • Studio A in the moonlight
    Studio A in the moonlight
  • Studio A in the moonlight
    Studio A in the moonlight
  • The roof construction - a bird's eye view
    The roof construction - a bird's eye view
  • The roof construction - a bird's eye view
    The roof construction - a bird's eye view
  • The roof construction - a bird's eye view
    The roof construction - a bird's eye view
  • The roof construction - a bird's eye view
    The roof construction - a bird's eye view
  • The roof construction - a bird's eye view
    The roof construction - a bird's eye view
  • The roof construction - a bird's eye view
    The roof construction - a bird's eye view
  • Three-pronged corner support beams
    Three-pronged corner support beams
  • Remnants of the old wooden beams
    Remnants of the old wooden beams
  • Looking west, the new construction arches over old concrete pillars
    Looking west, the new construction arches over old concrete pillars
  • The south-west corner supports ready for new roof beams
    The south-west corner supports ready for new roof beams
  • The north-west corner trusses start to take shape
    The north-west corner trusses start to take shape
  • A jigsaw puzzle only understood by engineers
    A jigsaw puzzle only understood by engineers
  • Historic flashback - a 1996 Revival South Africa banner now serves as waterproofing for the new constructions... ministry come full circle
    Historic flashback - a 1996 Revival South Africa banner now serves as waterproofing for the new constructions... ministry come full circle
  • New construction grows out of the old building
    New construction grows out of the old building
  • Old and New Meet
    Old and New Meet
  • Seating Structure Taking Shape
    Seating Structure Taking Shape
  • Expansion joints get some
    Expansion joints get some "attention"
  • The Partnership Wall in Studio B
    The Partnership Wall in Studio B
  • An Article in the Local Newspaper on the Progress of the Project
    An Article in the Local Newspaper on the Progress of the Project
  • Old metal sheeting being dismantled
    Old metal sheeting being dismantled
  • Old metal sheeting being dismantled
    Old metal sheeting being dismantled
  • View from the top tiered seats (still to be fitted)
    View from the top tiered seats (still to be fitted)
  • The last portions of the old roof being removed
    The last portions of the old roof being removed
  • The new dome structure towers into the sky
    The new dome structure towers into the sky
  • The new dome structure towers into the sky
    The new dome structure towers into the sky
  • The progress in construction is constant
    The progress in construction is constant
  • The new dome structure dwarfs the people walking under it
    The new dome structure dwarfs the people walking under it
  • The seven supporting arches towers over River Park
    The seven supporting arches towers over River Park
  • View of the archers from East London Harbour West Bank
    View of the archers from East London Harbour West Bank
  • A still reflection
    A still reflection
  • Steel girders flow seamlessly into the tiered rakers
    Steel girders flow seamlessly into the tiered rakers
  • Construction workers scattered like acrobats across the steel girders
    Construction workers scattered like acrobats across the steel girders
  • Construction workers scattered like acrobats  across the steel girders
    Construction workers scattered like acrobats across the steel girders
  • Construction site view from under a portion of the old roof
    Construction site view from under a portion of the old roof
  • While construction happens the signal carrying the gospel continues...
    While construction happens the signal carrying the gospel continues...
  • Arches reflected in rain water puddles
    Arches reflected in rain water puddles
  • First of the rakers attached to the beams
    First of the rakers attached to the beams
  • A criss-cross of steel structures markes the working space
    A criss-cross of steel structures markes the working space
  • The old zigzag roof is dwarfed by the new steel arches
    The old zigzag roof is dwarfed by the new steel arches
  • Dramatic clouds hover over construction site
    Dramatic clouds hover over construction site
  • The centre arch being constructed
    The centre arch being constructed
  • The first arch towers above the building showing the new height of the dome
    The first arch towers above the building showing the new height of the dome
  • Panoramic view of the Roof structure
    Panoramic view of the Roof structure
  • New beam being placed in position
    New beam being placed in position
  • Daily view of construction and deconstruction
    Daily view of construction and deconstruction
  • Scaffolding towers stand like modern sculptures in the sun
    Scaffolding towers stand like modern sculptures in the sun
  • Panoramic view of the site
    Panoramic view of the site
  • Birdseye view from the top of the scaffolding tower
    Birdseye view from the top of the scaffolding tower
  • New beams being placed in position
    New beams being placed in position
  • 56 nuts and bolts to hold together a single section of beam
    56 nuts and bolts to hold together a single section of beam
  • Old wooden gutters being removeed
    Old wooden gutters being removeed
  • Photographer's feet... it's a long way to the bottom
    Photographer's feet... it's a long way to the bottom
  • Looking down at construction workers on the roof
    Looking down at construction workers on the roof
  • 3d Drawing from the architect
    3d Drawing from the architect
  • 3D simulation of the building
    3D simulation of the building
  • 3D drawing from the architect
    3D drawing from the architect
  • 3D simulation of the building
    3D simulation of the building
  • 3D simulation of the building
    3D simulation of the building
  • Current view of the building
    Current view of the building
  • 3D simulation of the building
    3D simulation of the building
  • Current view of the building
    Current view of the building
  • 3D simulation of the building
    3D simulation of the building
  • Current view of the building
    Current view of the building
  • Panoramic view of harbour from top floor of River Park
    Panoramic view of harbour from top floor of River Park
  • Panoramic view of site
    Panoramic view of site
  • Construction workers... not acrobats!
    Construction workers... not acrobats!
  • Construction workers... not acrobats!
    Construction workers... not acrobats!
  • Breaking down the old to make way for the new
    Breaking down the old to make way for the new
  • Hoisting machinery
    Hoisting machinery
  • Empty skies and scaffolding
    Empty skies and scaffolding
  • Outline showing the posiition of the new roof
    Outline showing the posiition of the new roof
  • Outlines indicating positions of 3 main studios
    Outlines indicating positions of 3 main studios
  • Aerial view of River Park showing roof construction in progress
    Aerial view of River Park showing roof construction in progress
  • River Park
    River Park
  • East London Harbour
    East London Harbour
  • Aerial view of River Park showing roof-construction in progress
    Aerial view of River Park showing roof-construction in progress
  • Aerial view of River Park showing roof construction in progress
    Aerial view of River Park showing roof construction in progress
  • The new steel cross-spars arriving from Gauteng
    The new steel cross-spars arriving from Gauteng
  • Portions of the crane used in lifting the steel beams 4 storeys p
    Portions of the crane used in lifting the steel beams 4 storeys p
  • Warning signs posted while the old roof is being lifted
    Warning signs posted while the old roof is being lifted
  • Ps Andre and Jenny with Harry Lewis (Project Manager)
    Ps Andre and Jenny with Harry Lewis (Project Manager)
  • The 1st bolts
    The 1st bolts
  • Ps Andre assisting the construction team
    Ps Andre assisting the construction team
  • Ps Andre assists in lifting the 1st steel structure into place
    Ps Andre assists in lifting the 1st steel structure into place
  • Ps Andre and Jenny filming a TV insert
    Ps Andre and Jenny filming a TV insert
  • The 1st steel support is bolted into place
    The 1st steel support is bolted into place
  • Construction evidence
    Construction evidence
  • Scaffolding and roof connect to create an abstract sculpture
    Scaffolding and roof connect to create an abstract sculpture
  • Last section of floor to be cast
    Last section of floor to be cast
  • Exposed beams
    Exposed beams
  • Old asbestos removed
    Old asbestos removed
  • Portion of the old roof visible at the top
    Portion of the old roof visible at the top
  • Tunnel on ground floor where wood is sorted and bundled
    Tunnel on ground floor where wood is sorted and bundled
  • Increasingly the sky becomes visible!
    Increasingly the sky becomes visible!
  • Safety signs adorn the walls of the construction site
    Safety signs adorn the walls of the construction site
  • The lifting of the old asbestos roof progresses
    The lifting of the old asbestos roof progresses
  • A ship enters the harbour as the off-loading of new steel rakers continue
    A ship enters the harbour as the off-loading of new steel rakers continue
  • The old and the new collide
    The old and the new collide
  • En route to River Park
    En route to River Park
  • Ready for delivery and installation
    Ready for delivery and installation
  • En route to River Park
    En route to River Park
  • Truck arriving
    Truck arriving
  • Truck with new steel trusses parked next to wood of old floor
    Truck with new steel trusses parked next to wood of old floor
  • Steel, wood and concrete, the ingredients of construction
    Steel, wood and concrete, the ingredients of construction
  • Old fire pipes making way for new
    Old fire pipes making way for new
  • "Organized chaos"
  • Crew fastening steel supports for new concrete floor
    Crew fastening steel supports for new concrete floor
  • Old floor boards being sorted for shipping
    Old floor boards being sorted for shipping
  • South-east corner of building on outside
    South-east corner of building on outside
  • South-east corner of building on the inside showing new concrete floor
    South-east corner of building on the inside showing new concrete floor
  • Complex support structure underneath the new floor
    Complex support structure underneath the new floor
  • Organized 'chaos' between old and new
    Organized 'chaos' between old and new
  • New shuttering being put in place at south-west corner
    New shuttering being put in place at south-west corner
  • Progress updates on floor
    Progress updates on floor
  • Progress Chart on the floor
    Progress Chart on the floor
  • Prayer Chapel conceptual plan
    Prayer Chapel conceptual plan
  • The old floorboards packed, stacked and ready for transport to Cape Town
    The old floorboards packed, stacked and ready for transport to Cape Town
  • Prayer Chapel 3D conceptual rendering
    Prayer Chapel 3D conceptual rendering
  • All the stages of the current construction: dump truck with wet cement, cast floor, exposed reinforcement steel bars and part of the old wooden floor and beams
    All the stages of the current construction: dump truck with wet cement, cast floor, exposed reinforcement steel bars and part of the old wooden floor and beams
  • Fresh concrete being poured in the new floor sction
    Fresh concrete being poured in the new floor sction
  • Portion of the new floor being cast while steel girders are put in the background
    Portion of the new floor being cast while steel girders are put in the background
  • Current roof structure exposed through lifted floor
    Current roof structure exposed through lifted floor
  • Equipment, rubble and building material stored on 3rd floor
    Equipment, rubble and building material stored on 3rd floor
  • Lower central East London being transformed on both sides of Settlers Way. River Park to the left and a new shopping mall to the right.
    Lower central East London being transformed on both sides of Settlers Way. River Park to the left and a new shopping mall to the right.
  • Wooden floor to the left, new concrete floor the the right, and a gaping hole showing steel girders exposing in the floor below
    Wooden floor to the left, new concrete floor the the right, and a gaping hole showing steel girders exposing in the floor below
  • Panoramic view from the South East corner of Studio A
    Panoramic view from the South East corner of Studio A
  • Floor against the wall facing the harbour being removed
    Floor against the wall facing the harbour being removed
  • Boots lined up and ready for next concrete pouring
    Boots lined up and ready for next concrete pouring
  • Meeting with engineers and architects to iron out challenges
    Meeting with engineers and architects to iron out challenges
  • Site of a future smaller recording studio underneath Studio A
    Site of a future smaller recording studio underneath Studio A
  • View for underneath Studio A floor
    View for underneath Studio A floor
  • Shafts of sunlight add a dramatic effect to the construction site
    Shafts of sunlight add a dramatic effect to the construction site
  • Shuttering is placed for section in floor
    Shuttering is placed for section in floor
  • Third season in new floor is cast
    Third season in new floor is cast
  • Progress on the new floor
    Progress on the new floor
  • Light falls on the organized chaos surrounding the floor renovation
    Light falls on the organized chaos surrounding the floor renovation
  • The new satellite dish being installed
    The new satellite dish being installed
  • The new satellite dish being installed
    The new satellite dish being installed
  • Steady progress on the floor
    Steady progress on the floor
  • Floor beams being removed
    Floor beams being removed
  • Floor beams being removed
    Floor beams being removed
  • Section preparation for new floor
    Section preparation for new floor
  • Remnant of Studio A sound desk
    Remnant of Studio A sound desk
  • Second slab cast and ready
    Second slab cast and ready
  • Concrete pourer next to satellite dishes
    Concrete pourer next to satellite dishes
  • Preparing the shuttering and reinforcement for second slab
    Preparing the shuttering and reinforcement for second slab
  • An old conference poster declares what is to come
    An old conference poster declares what is to come
  • The first portion of the floor is cast
    The first portion of the floor is cast
  • Dr Bernardt Roebert signs the Bible to be placed in the floor
    Dr Bernardt Roebert signs the Bible to be placed in the floor
  • Ps Andre in a lighter mood!
    Ps Andre in a lighter mood!
  • Ps Andre and Jenny - the project managers
    Ps Andre and Jenny - the project managers
  • Faith Connect being filmed on site with the whole team attending
    Faith Connect being filmed on site with the whole team attending
  • On Faith Connect set - Ps Andre holds up the signed Bible
    On Faith Connect set - Ps Andre holds up the signed Bible
  • On Faith Connect set - all the pastors praying for the project
    On Faith Connect set - all the pastors praying for the project
  • Getting ready for the first pouring of concrete
    Getting ready for the first pouring of concrete
  • The dumpster arrives with the first load of concrete
    The dumpster arrives with the first load of concrete
  • Getting ready to lay the signed Bible in the first concrete
    Getting ready to lay the signed Bible in the first concrete
  • Ps Andre shoveling in the first spade of concrete
    Ps Andre shoveling in the first spade of concrete
  • Placing the signed Bible in the concrete
    Placing the signed Bible in the concrete
  • Kenneth Copeland preaching in Studio B
    Kenneth Copeland preaching in Studio B
  • Kenneth Copeland on set in Studio B
    Kenneth Copeland on set in Studio B
  • Kenneth Copeland with Ps Andre Roebert
    Kenneth Copeland with Ps Andre Roebert
  • Behind the scenes in Final Control
    Behind the scenes in Final Control
  • The clock continues...
    The clock continues...
  • Behind the scenes with graphic and video editors
    Behind the scenes with graphic and video editors
  • Work in progress
    Work in progress
  • Construction site entrance
    Construction site entrance
  • Studio A abandoned stage
    Studio A abandoned stage
  • Underfloor supporting beams are removed
    Underfloor supporting beams are removed
  • Supporting column in process of being removed
    Supporting column in process of being removed
  • Shuttering in place for the casting of the floor
    Shuttering in place for the casting of the floor
  • Studio B final touches applied
    Studio B final touches applied
  • Ps Andre and team finalizing layout on Studio B stage
    Ps Andre and team finalizing layout on Studio B stage
  • Some serious deliberations on Studio B stage
    Some serious deliberations on Studio B stage
  • Studio B stage construction of lighting trusses
    Studio B stage construction of lighting trusses
  • Studio B view from stage
    Studio B view from stage
  • Studio B stage construction in full swing
    Studio B stage construction in full swing
  • The remnant of Studio A - stage in the background and uplifted floor boards
    The remnant of Studio A - stage in the background and uplifted floor boards
  • Studio A wooden floor and beams being uplifted
    Studio A wooden floor and beams being uplifted
  • Studio B stage nearing completion
    Studio B stage nearing completion
  • Frenetic activity in breaking Studio A and moving into Studio B
    Frenetic activity in breaking Studio A and moving into Studio B
  • Studio A starting to empty out of equipment and furnishings
    Studio A starting to empty out of equipment and furnishings
  • Nostalgic morning - Studio A being prepared for the last broadcast
    Nostalgic morning - Studio A being prepared for the last broadcast
  • Last broadcast in Studio A complete
    Last broadcast in Studio A complete
  • Studio B stage steelwork nearing completion
    Studio B stage steelwork nearing completion
  • Studio B stage progress
    Studio B stage progress
  • Architectural Plans - Side Profile
    Architectural Plans - Side Profile
  • Architect's impression (view from Pontoon Rd)
    Architect's impression (view from Pontoon Rd)
  • Studio A from above showing stage and audience raked seating
    Studio A from above showing stage and audience raked seating
  • Architect's impression viewed from Pontoon Road
    Architect's impression viewed from Pontoon Road
  • Architect's impression viewed from East London Harbour entrance
    Architect's impression viewed from East London Harbour entrance
  • Artist's impression of Studio A viewed from the stage
    Artist's impression of Studio A viewed from the stage
  • Artist's impression of Studio A view towards stage
    Artist's impression of Studio A view towards stage
  • Studio B stage progress
    Studio B stage progress
  • Cutting, welding, packing and lifting... Studio B taking shape
    Cutting, welding, packing and lifting... Studio B taking shape
  • Architect's impression of River Park facade viewed from Pontoon Road
    Architect's impression of River Park facade viewed from Pontoon Road
  • Ps Andre discussing final details of the roof project
    Ps Andre discussing final details of the roof project
  • Studio B stage taking shape
    Studio B stage taking shape
  • Ps Andre Roebert signs the construction agreement with Avalon Steel Projects during a live television broadcast
    Ps Andre Roebert signs the construction agreement with Avalon Steel Projects during a live television broadcast
  • Steel structure for stage started
    Steel structure for stage started
  • Ps Andre and Jenny inspecting and discussing progress with staff
    Ps Andre and Jenny inspecting and discussing progress with staff
  • Inside view of current Studio A showing sawtooth steel and asbestos roof structure
    Inside view of current Studio A showing sawtooth steel and asbestos roof structure
  • Stage view of current Studio A showing sawtooth steel and asbestos roof structure
    Stage view of current Studio A showing sawtooth steel and asbestos roof structure
  • Inside view of current Studio A showing sawtooth steel and asbestos roof structure
    Inside view of current Studio A showing sawtooth steel and asbestos roof structure
  • Outside view of current Studio A showing sawtooth steel and asbestos roof structure
    Outside view of current Studio A showing sawtooth steel and asbestos roof structure
  • View from the back of the stage towards the harbour
    View from the back of the stage towards the harbour
  • New stage layout on floor of Studio B
    New stage layout on floor of Studio B
  • Studio B in preparation for major renovation
    Studio B in preparation for major renovation
  • A criss-crossing of old and new
    A criss-crossing of old and new