keyboard_arrow_upInteresting background to Sun Arena Menlyn Maine
keyboard_arrow_downInteresting background to Sun Arena Menlyn Maine

Time Square Sun Arena was the Commercial Category Winner at the recent Steel Awards. What’s interesting is that the original project wasn’t envisaged in steel but in concrete. For practical reasons, this was later changed to steel. Read on to find out more. The Sun Arena at Time Square in Menlyn Maine is the biggest […]

keyboard_arrow_upConsolidated Steel Industries acquires Robertson Ventilation Industries
keyboard_arrow_downConsolidated Steel Industries acquires Robertson Ventilation Industries

The directors of CSI are pleased to announce that an agreement has been reached with the directors of RVI that sees CSI acquiring the two trading divisions of RVI comprising the Smoke and Heat Exhaust Ventilation Systems Division (SHEVS) and Architectural Solution Division (AS). The SHEVS Division offers turnkey solutions to the South African fire […]

keyboard_arrow_upSpectacular execution on risky project named Overall Winner at SAISC Steel Awards 2017
keyboard_arrow_downSpectacular execution on risky project named Overall Winner at SAISC Steel Awards 2017

The BMW H-EMS Roof Lift project was announced as the Overall Winner as well as the Winner of the Innovation Category at the SAISC Steel Awards 2017 event, which took place on 13 September at Emperors Palace Gauteng, Table Bay Hotel in Cape Town and The Mount Edgecombe Country Club in Durban. Leading metal roof […]

keyboard_arrow_upHistoric KZN warehouse revamp wins SAISC Steel Award 2017
keyboard_arrow_downHistoric KZN warehouse revamp wins SAISC Steel Award 2017

The historic Dunlop Factory in Cato Manor, KwaZulu-Natal, opened its new 12 5000m2 warehouse and distribution facility in 2016. The project was recently announced as the Winner of the Factory and Warehouse Category at the 36th edition of the Southern African Institute of Steel Construction (SAISC), which was held in September 2017. Global Roofing Solutions […]

keyboard_arrow_upThe C-Tile – a steel roofing tile
keyboard_arrow_downThe C-Tile – a steel roofing tile

The C-Tile by Clotan Steel is a shaped steel roof sheet that looks like roof tiles. It is a convenient, durable and affordable option for contractors and home owners.

keyboard_arrow_upConcealed fix roof sheeting incorporating transverse stiffener ribs technology
keyboard_arrow_downConcealed fix roof sheeting incorporating transverse stiffener ribs technology

The patented transverse stiffener ribs system on Klip-Lok and Klip-Tite roof sheeting from Global Roofing Solutions offers a number of benefits:

keyboard_arrow_upThe future of roofing in Africa
keyboard_arrow_downThe future of roofing in Africa

Global Roofing Solutions is re-positioning itself to become the major manufacturer of concealed and pierced fix roof sheeting in South Africa, as well as the African continent. In order to facilitate this move the executive team took a decision to amalgamate the two major well known brands, Brownbuilt and HH Robertson, and place them under one roof. The business is now situated in Boksburg, under 30 000m2.

keyboard_arrow_upSpecialist technical support in steel supplies
keyboard_arrow_downSpecialist technical support in steel supplies

Providing added value in its customer services is high on the agenda for JSE-listed steel manufacturer BSi Steel. The company has contracted technical and metallurgical consultant, Bruce Saxby, not only to provide in-depth product and technical training to its sales staff, but also to offer a comprehensive technical support and advisory service to clients. 

keyboard_arrow_upNew supplier of steel roofing
keyboard_arrow_downNew supplier of steel roofing

JSE-listed steel processor and supplier, BSi Steel, established a dedicated roofing division in May last year, based at the company’s central steel processing and distribution centre in Kliprivier, Midvaal.  The BSi Steel Group has seen strong growth over the past year and Alan Havenga, manager of the roofing division says, “Roofing is an important aspect of the steel industry. Creating this division is a logical step forward for BSi Steel, to support the company’s plans for expansion into the structural steel industry.”

keyboard_arrow_upA cool roof eight years on
keyboard_arrow_downA cool roof eight years on

Since its commissioning in 2003, the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) has proven to be one of the most popular business facilities in the Mother City and has shown great year-on-year growth.

keyboard_arrow_upStrong growth for steel products supplier
keyboard_arrow_downStrong growth for steel products supplier

Contrary to the general slowdown in the construction sector, BSi Steel has experienced substantial growth over the past financial year and has come to be recognised as an industry-leading distributor of steel products.  Started in 1986 as a backyard business in Pietermaritzburg, BSi Steel is today a JSE AltX-listed company and employs more than 600 staff in its operations across sub-Saharan Africa.

keyboard_arrow_upNew colours in steel roofing
keyboard_arrow_downNew colours in steel roofing

Clean Colorbond™ steel, the leader in innovative roofing materials, has introduced a new colour range together with technological advances, across the new standard colour palette, that provide an improved level of thermal performance for residential and commercial buildings.

keyboard_arrow_upLong-life steel roofing for award-winning building
keyboard_arrow_downLong-life steel roofing for award-winning building

Clean Colorbond™ Ultra steel, from multinational supplier BlueScope Steel, was the roofing product selected for the new South African Container Depot (SACD) facility at Cape Town harbour.

keyboard_arrow_upUltra steel roofing for Cape Town harbour depot
keyboard_arrow_downUltra steel roofing for Cape Town harbour depot

Clean Colorbond Ultra steel, from multinational coated steel roofing material supplier BlueScope Steel, was used recently in the finishing of the new South African Container Depot (SACD) at Cape Town harbour.  With the worldwide swing to sustainable building practices, roofing systems should provide the owner with optimum levels of performance and lifespan.