Feenstra - Varsity Stay Student Accommodation

Another successful student accommodation construction project completed, another fantastic timelapse project finished for Feenstra Group. Known for their innovative developments in the Pretoria CBD, Feenstra finished their newest student apartment building early in 2021, after breaking ground in October 2019.

Located in Hatfield, Pretoria this is yet another one of their fantastic developments situated conveniently for students attending various forms of education. It was great fun putting this together in a creative edit.

Some interesting stats on the development:

  • Start date: Oct. 2019
  • End date: Feb. 2021
  • Duration: 503 Days / 1 year and 4 months
  • Floors/stories high: 12 Floors – 13 if you include the roof common area
  • Concrete used: 8200 m3
  • Bricks used: 1,087,955 bricks
  • People on site: +/- 750 people


Produced by: TimeLapse SA / The Construction Timelapse Company
Directed by: Joe Louw / Jonelle Louw
DP: Joe Louw / Danie van der Westhuizen
Offline editing & grading: Jonelle Louw / Jennifer Pillinger
Online editing & Graphics: Danie van der Westhuizen - Westhouse Film Company
Intro Animation: Dylan du Plessis – Takbok Studios