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steelwork sustainability

As energy costs rise and carbon emissions continue to become an increasing concern, the way the construction industry works is changing for a more sustainable future. With the construction and operation of buildings being responsible...

With its sustainable qualities, steel is the most recycled material on Earth. As a non-combustible material, it provides long-term safety benefits and performs well during earthquakes, hurricanes and other extreme events. With this in mind,...

With the war in Ukraine affecting everyone’s lives in the UK and across the world in an emotional sense we are also all experiencing the inflation backlash of the conflict. With oil prices at an all...

Construction professionals will be aware of Intumescent paint but may not know the most efficient and effective way to apply it to steel materials on large projects. Since the Grenfell Tower fire in 2017, there has...

The Black Country has become synonymous with steel production since the turn of the Industrial Revolution. In around 1760, when the Industrial Revolution began in Great Britain. The period saw developments in hand production methods, chemical...

In memory of iconic architect Richard Rogers, we celebrate one of his most famed designs that propelled high-tech architecture into the spotlight, the Pompidou Centre. Roger was a pioneer of high tech in architecture, buildings typically...