The low mass per m2 (between 2-10kg) of this roofing system ensures both savings on the supporting structure as well as on transportation and erection costs whilst also being vermin proof and non-combustible. Large sections of the roof can simply be pre-assembled on the ground and hoisted into position on the walls – making this one of the most viable systems with a large range of applications up to a clear span of 40m.
MiTek Top-Hat profiles are steel hat channel profiles, manufactured from galvanised steel for superior corrosion resistance. These cost effective steel battens & purlins are compatible with timber and steel trusses for either tile or metal sheeting applications
The appropriate choice in the type of roof structure for low-cost and affordable housing is very much based on cost and also specific requirements, with both the nail-plated timber trusses and the light gauge
Clotan Steel can supply all the light steel frame roof trusses, walls, panels and floors needed for your building project. The company offers an on-site production service. Light gauge steel is fast becoming a preferred alternative to the traditional building materials.
The quantum of entries in the Steel Awards is an indicator of how the industry is faring, while the floor area covered by the entries is a measure of how the industry has transformed since LSFB first became a category 10 years ago.
Light steel frame building is a building system where the main structural elements consist of structural wall frames, roof trusses and floor joists manufactured from cold-formed light gauge galvanised steel. GRS offers the full package for larger building projects.
- The roof is an innovative aspect of the Campus Square Extension project. The roof was designed according to the minimum requirements as specified by the code, resulting in a very light weight roof. Klip Lok 700 by Global Roofing Solutions was specified for the 8000sq.m roof.