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Sustainability of steel in housing and residential buildings

Catalogue Reference: P370 Author: R M Lawson

This publication summarises the requirements for sustainability in construction and presents the broad sustainability benefits of steel technologies used in housing and residential buildings. It shows examples of current housing and residential projects using steel. It was prepared with support from Corus and the light steel framing industry through the Steel Homes Group.

In just 24 pages, it packs in essential information for planners and decision makers. It addresses the following topics:

  • Steel components in housing and residential buildings
  • Key drivers for steel construction in the residential sector
  • Steel technologies in housing and residential buildings
  • Sustainability check list for the use of steel in residential buildings.

    Non-member £20 (plus P&P)
    Member £10 (plus P&P)
                                                                   Full colour, 24 pp, A4, self-cover brochure, September 2007 

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