Category: Fusion News

5Sep

Fusion’s offsite solution scales up to volume housebuilding

Fusion Building Systems has completed its works on three residential housing projects in the south of England for Barratt Developments. St Mary’s Place, Felpham, West Sussex; New Quarter, Bordon, Surrey; and Cane Hill Park, Couldson, Surrey, are the first schemes to be delivered by the offsite manufacturer since it successfully completed a trial project for […]

24May

Balfour Beatty to speak at Fusion student accommodation open day

On Wednesday 27th June 2018, project directors from Balfour Beatty will speak at Fusion Building Systems’ student accommodation open day at its Northampton manufacturing facility. Dominic Groenen, Commercial Manager and Geoff Grant, Project Director will talk to the architects, contractors, developers and investors attending the day about their live 2,117 student accommodation project at the […]

30Apr

Open day: Offsite insight to student accommodation

On Wednesday 27th June 2018, Fusion Building Systems will be holding an open day at its Northampton manufacturing facility for architects, contractors, developers and investors working in the student accommodation sector to learn about the opportunity for light gauge steel as on offsite construction system. The open day will start with presentations given by Fusion, […]

10Apr

Fusion moves closer to MMC future with StrucSoft Solutions’ MWF Pro Metal

Fusion Building Systems, the offsite designer, engineer, manufacturer and installer of light gauge steel superstructures can now provide its clients with ‘as manufactured’ digital models of their completed structures, thanks to its integration of MWF Pro Metal software from StrucSoft Solutions. Running as an add-on to the widely-used Revit design platform, Fusion has invested in […]

14Mar

Fusion provides offsite insight to PRS

On Tuesday 13th March, architects, contractors and developers with an interest in the use of offsite construction methods for Private Rental Sector (PRS) projects, attended an open day at light gauge steel specialist Fusion Building Systems. The event was organised through Explore Offsite as part of their Inside Offsite Tour calendar. Around 60 delegates joined […]

28Feb

8000 student beds and counting

Fusion Building Systems, the designer, engineer and manufacturer of light gauge steel panelised superstructures has completed its 8000th student bedroom, making it potentially one of the biggest providers of offsite systems for this specialist accommodation sector in the UK. The landmark figure was reached by the Northampton-based business during its works on the new 2,117-bed […]

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 […]

23Nov

Stoke student contract awarded to Fusion

Offsite designer, engineer and manufacturer of light gauge steel (LGS) panelised superstructures Fusion Building Systems, has been awarded a 300-bed student accommodation project by SCI Contracts for the redevelopment of the former Irish Club site in Stoke on Trent. The split level, 0.97-acre site on North Street is being redeveloped by Alpha Developments, in a […]

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 […]