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Weight, time and cost savings at stunning waterside development

Designated for high-quality, residential-led development by Chelmsford City Council, Chelmer Waterside is a large expanse of land situated alongside the River Chelmer to the south-east of the city centre and within walking distance of the city’s amenities. The Council’s vision is to create an area of high-quality homes in a sustainable city centre context, promoting … Read more

SFS delivers on Dutch courage

In a departure from the more common local habit of using timber, Dutch developers have used SFS steel framing systems from UK-based voestalpine Metsec to provide infill for the varied shapes, sizes and profiles of a major new development in Amsterdam. Rising from the flat landscape of Amsterdam’s Zuidas central business district is Amsterdam Valley, … Read more

voestalpine Metsec positioned front & centre at Offsite Expo

Occupying a prime space directly in front of one of the show’s main entrances, voestalpine Metsec’s 12m x 6m stand at Offsite Expo will not only be easy to find but promises to provide visitors with an immersive experience of the company’s pre-panelised framing solution, Metframe. The stand is organised neatly into two distinct areas: … Read more

EPD underlines voestalpine Metsec commitment to sustainability

voestalpine Metsec has recently published an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) covering its purlins and framing systems. Verified by independent EPD authority, EPD Hub, the declaration provides designers, specifiers and developers with comprehensive information to include in a project’s sustainability assessment. Assurance of a system’s environmental credentials comes from a manufacturer’s Environmental Product Declaration (EPD). Compiled … Read more

SFS provides passport for success in city centre development

voestalpine Metsec SFS has been used in the construction of a major new city centre redevelopment project in Durham. Situated along the banks of the River Wear in the centre of Durham City, Milburngate is a 450,000 square-feet mixed-use redevelopment of a site previously occupied by HM Passport Office and National Savings & Investments. The … Read more