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The extraction and consumption of raw materials. Using materials more efficiently. Producing less waste and avoiding adding to landfills.
April 28, 2022
How interoperability can improve resilience in MMC supply chains and drive wider adoption of DfMA   Modern methods of construction, or MMC, are at the heart of helping the built environment to play…
April 20, 2022
For the construction industry to meet its goals of better sustainability and a safer built environment, it must continue to pursue digitalisation. Better data management and information sharing has already…
April 19, 2022
Carbon – or more accurately CO2 emissions – is the new currency for the design and construction of structures. In time, mechanisms such as the emissions trading scheme and carbon border adjustment mechanism…
April 12, 2022
Trust and communication between product manufacturers and specifiers has never been more important to deliver durable and sustainable buildings.
April 11, 2022
We are undergoing a quiet revolution in the way energy is captured, stored and used – the energy transition. This is being driven by many technological innovations and giving rise to what will become a new…
April 8, 2022
The global biodiversity emergency is every bit as urgent and important as the climate emergency. This has been clear for some time: 2010 was declared the International Year of Biodiversity by the United…
April 6, 2022
Demand for construction products and building solutions that can demonstrate better sustainability credentials are being seen in specifications and throughout the supply chain. In-keeping with net zero…
April 6, 2022
Changes to Part L of the Building Regulations over the next few years will significantly impact the specification of building envelopes, including a likely need to accommodate a certain amount of solar…
April 4, 2022
Comprehensive manufacturer guarantees help to promote a ‘systems approach’ to construction, by giving specifiers the confidence that the chosen combination of products comes from a reputable and traceable…
April 4, 2022
Compared to a precast concrete floor, a composite floor deck constructed using a steel profile offers advantages in terms of speed and safety of construction, and adaptability. It is also lighter, which…
March 24, 2021
A composite floor deck provides a structurally strong and lightweight floor, whose efficient use of materials provides a host of benefits in terms of building performance and sustainability. They are usually…
March 24, 2021
A new innovative fire rated wedge nut anchor, developed at Tata Steel’s request, has been designed specifically for suspending services for our ComFlor® 60 and ComFlor® 80 composite floor decking profiles.
March 15, 2021
When designing buildings, the prevention and control of fire is a key consideration. Building Systems UK has welcomed the use of a new addition to the fire protection arsenal that adds an extra layer of fire…
March 15, 2022
Sustainable in every sense   As one of the world’s leading steel producers, we are dedicated to both managing our operations responsibly and to continuous improvement. We are driving our class leading…
January 19, 2022