New supplement released: Steel Construction – Floor Vibrations

Steel for Life has published a new supplement; Steel construction – Floor Vibrations. This guide provides a gentle introduction to a complex subject, introduces the new web-based Floor response calculator, and demonstrates that steel-framed buildings can easily meet floor vibration design requirements. To download a copy digital copy please use the link below Steel Construction […]

New Steel Construction Magazine – April 2016

The April edition of New Steel Construction Magazine featuring news, project case studies, technical articles and updates has been published in both hard copy and digital format. Highlights of this issue include: Dublin pushes design boundaries Complicated cantilever in Essex New dynamic for city block Fabric first design for Silsoe school New Steel Construction – […]

Sale of Tata Steel long products welcomed by constructional steelwork sector

The British Constructional Steelwork Association (BCSA) welcomes the announcement of the sale of Tata Steel’s Long Products Europe business to Greybull Capital. While BCSA had been assuring the construction sector that issues around UK steel making would not affect the structural steelwork sector’s delivery of current and future projects, the Association says that a UK […]

Supply of UK Structural Steelwork Assured

The British Constructional Steelwork Association (BCSA) continues to assure the construction sector that the ongoing issues around UK steelmaking will not affect the structural steelwork sector’s delivery of current and future projects. BCSA says that procuring constructional steelwork from a UK or Irish steelwork contractor is the best way to support UK steelmaking: UK and […]

Building’s Steel Insight includes interview with the BCSA Director General and President

The fifteenth edition of the Steel Insight released in Building magazine on Friday 26th February includes: An interview with the BCSA Director General and President The latest cost update information from Gardiner and Theobald Two Education focussed case studies; Holywell School, Flintshire and Wick Community Campus. A copy is available to download on Steel […]

Steel for Life gathers pace as advisory board members announced

Steel for Life will have an independent advisory board which  will be comprise the following BCSA members and headline sponsors. Roy Eshelby, ArcelorMittal Commercial UK Ltd James Barrett, Barrett Steel Limited Simon Bingham, Caunton Engineering Ltd Fiacre Creegan, Jamestown Ian Lawson, Severfield Plc Wendy Coney, Shipley Structures Ltd Andrew Bellerby, Trimble Solutions (UK) Ltd Tom […]

Steel for Life announces sponsors

The first sponsors have signed up to the constructional steelwork supply chain’s new market development programme, Steel for Life, which has been established to ensure that steel maintains its position as the preferred framing solution for key construction markets. To ensure construction industry specifiers have all they need to make designing in steel straightforward and […]

New Market Development Company Created To Drive Forward The UK Steel Construction Industry

BCSA is committed to maintaining a robust and effective market development programme in the UK. It has established a new wholly owned subsidiary to deliver steel market development, with funding provided by sponsors from the whole supply chain. This industry wide approach provides significant benefits including: Improved effectiveness Use of BCSA’s committee structure to generate market facing ideas […]