Category: Building

18Dec

Offsite starts on site for Nottingham extra care facility

Work started on site last week (commencing 11th December) for the installation of Fusion Building Systems’ offsite light gauge steel superstructure at the new Winwood Heights development in Sherwood, Nottingham. Contracted by Willmott Dixon for Nottingham City Homes and Nottingham City Council’s new retirement village in the north of the city, Fusion’s patented panelised system […]

15Nov

Fusion on site for new student accommodation project at University of Sussex

Fusion Building Systems, the offsite engineer, designer, manufacturer and installer of light gauge steel panelised superstructures, has started on site at the new 2,117-bed student accommodation project at the University of Sussex for Balfour Beatty. Fusion was awarded the contract in 2015 following a competitive tendering process to design, manufacture and build superstructures for 29 […]

13Nov

Fusion is first in UK to use Dalux Field app

Fusion Building Systems, an offsite manufacturer of light gauge steel panelised superstructures has become the first company in the UK to use exclusive, interactive site management software developed by Danish company, Dalux. Already in use on three of its developments in Durham, Leeds and Birmingham, Fusion invested in the Dalux Field app after seeing the […]

19Sep

Offsite steel selected for Durham sustainable campus build

Fusion Building Systems has been contracted by Keepmoat Regeneration, part of the ENGIE group, to supply offsite-manufactured light gauge steel panelised superstructures, for the sustainably-designed Neville’s Cross student campus at Durham University. The Northampton-based offsite construction company started work on site earlier this summer, erecting the 274 high quality en-suite studio bedrooms which will make […]

21Aug

Fusion moves from trial to live with Barratt

Following its successful completion of an offsite trial project with Barratt Developments last year, Fusion Building Systems is now working on its first live site with the residential housebuilder. Work started on site for Fusion at Barratt’s Cane Hill Park development in Coulsdon, Surrey in June. Over the past eight weeks, the designer and manufacturer […]

4Jul

Modern methods of construction provide perfect solution for historic renovation

Work has started on the redevelopment and extension of Horsforth Mill in Leeds where Fusion Building Systems is designing and manufacturing a light gauge steel superstructure for 50 luxury apartments, contracted by Landstock Developments (Northern) Ltd. Horsforth corn mill is a Grade II listed building dating back to the 1770s. Sadly neglected for decades, planning […]

20Mar

Fusion off to a flying start at Shorey Bank

After starting work at the Shorey Bank extra care facility development in Blackburn in February, Fusion Building Systems has already scooped two awards from community regeneration specialist Keepmoat – ‘Contractor of the Month’ and ‘Employee of the Month’. Fusion earned the title ‘Contractor of the Month’ based on the quality of product it supplied to […]

3Nov

Fusion branches out for topping out ceremony

After recently completing its works on a £15million older people’s housing scheme in Northampton, light gauge steel company Fusion Building Systems was invited to design and build a steel tree for the development’s topping out ceremony. To mark the highest point of the structural build being reached for the Foxfields extra care scheme in Upton, […]

3Sep

Fusion delivers on promise for Willmott Partnership Homes

In its first project under a new sole supplier framework agreement with Willmott Partnership Homes (WPH), the residential arm of construction company Willmott Dixon, Fusion Building Systems has delivered on time and on budget. The light gauge steel frame company was contracted to work on WPH’s Sayer Court development in Royal Leamington Spa. Comprising 81 […]

16Jun

Offsite manufacturing is perfect fit for Addleston

As excitement builds for the £70m regeneration of Addleston town centre in Surrey, Fusion Building Systems reports excellent progress on its design and delivery of steel frame structures for a key residential element of the scheme. Working offsite from its premises in Northampton, the light gauge steel frame company is working on the design and […]