Light Steel Frame News

Fusion Celebrates 20 years in Offsite

9th October 2020
Fusion Building Systems is celebrating 20 years of offsite construction excellence, building more light steel frame superstructures over the past two decades than probably any other supplier.  Fusion was founded in Ireland in 2000 when a...
 

Adding Longevity to the Safety Versus Sustainability Debate

9th October 2020
It is a fundamental of good design that buildings and structures should be safe and that measures to enhance their environmental performance should not compromise this essential requirement. Here Steve Thompson, Managing Director for specialist...
 

Howick adopting AR to give customers an edge

1st October 2020
Howick is continuing to evolve its offering with smart technology.   With a diverse range of Howick machines used in the construction industry world-wide, it is vital that support is never a world away, even in a pandemic. As a result,...
 

Tata Steel develops kit of parts for schools

21st September 2020
Seismic II has been selected as one of the UK’s key demonstration projects in offsite construction. It represents an important milestone in the industry’s journey towards Modern Methods of Construction (MMC). The project aims to...
 

Sigmat Announce Partnership With RED Systems As They Launch Luxury Homes Division

15th September 2020
UK leaders in light steel gauge framing (LGSF) form strategic alliance with Cheshire based architectural glazing specialists…. With an ever growing portfolio spanning residential, leisure and the education sector, LGSF giants Sigmat are now...
 

LSFA Strengthens Steering Group

2nd September 2020
On the back of appointing Mike Fairey as its new Chair, the Light Steel Frame Association (LSFA), has also welcomed Melanie Davies, Market Manager for supply chain member Etex Building Performance to the Steering Group.  With a UK turnover...
 

100% ISO Success for EOS

25th August 2020
Quality, testing and certification are central to the Etex business, it is therefore with great pride, that EOS announce that the team has successfully completed three quality badge audits with 100% success and zero non-conformances. Steve...
 

HADLEY GROUP & HADLEY STEEL FRAMING UPDATE – AVAILABLE TO READ ONLINE NOW!

18th August 2020
Hadley Group & Hadley Steel Framing have released their latest update - providing insight into their latest product and project developments for Offsite and Modern Methods of Construction (MMC) – available to read online HERE. Hard...
 

The LSFA Announces the Appointment of Inaugural Chair

12th August 2020
Since its introduction at the Focus on Framing conference in June 2019, the Light Steel Frame Association (LSFA) has grown in stature and numbers – now including some of the most prominent names operating in the sector.  As the...
 

The Technical Design Services Group joins Stellar, Maximising MMC Impacts for SMEs & Social Housing

29th July 2020
TDSG has joined Stellar, a consortium of academic, technical, industry and end user stakeholders, that will work together is supporting SMEs and Social Housing Providers to embrace MMC (Modern Methods of Construction). Created and lead by Totally...
 

Focus on Framing Seminar - Call for Speakers

20th July 2020
We are pleased to advise that the LSFA hosted Focus on Framing Manchester seminar is still set to go ahead later on this year and we are carefully following guidelines to ensure the event can be run as safely as possible. Taking place on 12...
 

Sigmat strengthens leadership team with appointment of new Sales Director

13th July 2020
Sigmat are pleased to announce that Ryan Simmonds has been appointed as the new Sales Director. Ryan will be responsible for developing Sigmat's sales strategies and operations nationally. In charge of all sales activity, new market opportunities...
 

LSFA Member Release Their Leading Fabrication Management System - STRUMIS V10.4

22nd June 2020
New Light Steel Frame Association supply chain members, STRUMIS are delighted to announce the release of their most comprehensive and feature rich version of STRUMIS V10.4 - the world leading steel fabrication Management Information System for steel...
 

EOS Launch New Case Study Videos

18th June 2020
The team at EOS are proud of their award-winning achievements and to showcase the outstanding projects they have been involved with – have launched a series of case study videos featuring: Advanced Manufacturing Building The pioneering...
 

Steel and the Practical Impact of Changes to Part L1A & Part F

12th June 2020
The impending changes to Part L1A and Part F of the Building Regulations for new dwellings will increase energy efficiency requirements for new homes. Trevor Richards, Operations Director of offsite experts Cogent, discusses the potential...
 

 
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