Light Steel Frame News

New Steel Association is Attending Modular Conference

15th October 2019
The Light Steel Frame Association will be attending Modular Matters this October to highlight the importance of steel frame technology in the modular sector as it continues to grow. Taking place at the National Conference...
 

GARDINER PLACE – ASPIRATIONAL DESTINATION COMBINING LUXURY LIVING AND BOUTIQUE SHOPPING

15th October 2019
A select group of construction professionals were invited to attend the EOS site study tour of Gardiner Place, Henley-onThames - a new multi-million-pound retail, leisure and living destination in the heart of the town centre. ...
 

ENABLING GREATER OFFSITE TECHNOLOGY UPTAKE

14th October 2019
On the eve of Offsite Expo 2019, Hadley Group hosted a Roundtable Event to discuss issues surrounding the ways offsite technology can be better promoted to the wider construction sector and what obstacles are still proving barriers to greater...
 

MAKING A STEEL MARK IN MILLBAY

11th October 2019
voestalpine Metsec's pre-panelised light-gauge steel framing system, Metframe brought a new dimension to a vibrant waterfront development in Plymouth and delivered a huge range of building and performance benefits. The £215million...
 

NEW STUDENT ACCOMMODATION FOR COVENTRY

10th October 2019
The Oaks is a 382 Bedroom Student Accommodation in Coventry built on the site of a former college building that was demolished to make way for this new development. The building has two wings of student accommodation over four to six storeys...
 

Mythbusting guide to MMC seeks to solve affordable housing crisis

3rd October 2019
A new guide argues that modern methods of construction (MMC) are key to increasing the supply of affordable homes in the UK. Published by The Housing Forum, MMC for Affordable Housing Developers, aims to help public sector...
 

EOS – The Focal Point of Offsite Expo

3rd October 2019
Following a packed two days at Offsite Expo, the team at EOS has returned from the inaugural exhibition with a wealth of new prospects and partnership opportunities. As winners of numerous Offsite Awards, the experts from EOS used their steel...
 

New machine adds significant capacity to Hadley Group's capabilities in the steel framing market

1st October 2019
Following the acquisition of Hadley Steel Framing (HSF) in 2018, Hadley Group has further strengthened its position and improved its capabilities in the steel framing market by investing in a new purpose-built machine at its Oldbury production...
 

Global Light Gauge Steel Framing Market 2019-2028: Consumption Growth Rate, Market Drivers and Opportunities

1st October 2019
Light Gauge Steel Framing Market Insights 2019, is a skilled and in-depth study on the present state of the worldwide business with a focus on the Global market. The report provides key statistics on the market status of Light Gauge Steel Framing...
 

HADLEY GROUP’S STEEL FRAMING STRUCTURES OFFERS LIGHTWEIGHT AND EFFICIENT SOLUTION FOR COVENTRY MODULAR HOUSING PROJECT

30th August 2019
Hadley Group's rollformed light gauge structural framing systems have recently been incorporated in the design and build of two pre-fabricated homes. Constructed by Totally Modular in their Cradley Heath factory, the houses were then transported...
 

John Sisk & Son acquires offsite construction company Vision Built Group

28th August 2019
Sisk is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Vision Built group of companies, based in Galway. Vision Built manufactures 2D Light Gauge Steel panels in a factory in Galway for supply to its customer base in both Ireland and the...
 

HADLEY GROUP TO BRING ITS COLD ROLLFORMED LIGHT GAUGE STEEL SOLUTIONS TO THE MOST DYNAMIC OFFSITE EVENT OF THE YEAR

28th August 2019
Leading cold rollforming manufacturers, Hadley Group, will be bringing its expertise in light gauge steel framing solutions to stand C1 at the OFFSITE EXPO this year, as well as being a gold sponsor of the dynamic event. Taking place...
 

Just in time - thanks to Tekla and modular construction

16th August 2019
Intelligent Steel Solutions Ltd (formerly known as Icarus LSF) used modular methods during the construction of Vita Student Westgate, as well as Trimble's Tekla software to assist with the designing and manufacturing of the building. ...
 

Cladding: Expertise and engineering

16th August 2019
Andrew Way, Associate Director at the Steel Construction Institute (SCI), discusses issues surrounding light steel framing with continuous masonry cladding. Masonry cladding is commonly used on load-bearing light steel framed...
 

New rules to design by

15th August 2019
EOS recently hosted one of our regular roundtable events - at the heart of the discussion was design for manufacture and assembly (DfMA), the growth of digital design and how these new tools are playing a huge part in the growth of offsite...
 

 

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