Category: Fusion News


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Fusion provides offsite introduction for Constructing Excellence

Constructing Excellence, the independent platform for improvement across the construction industry, held the inaugural meeting of its new Offsite Forum at Fusion Building Systems’ design and manufacturing facility in Northampton earlier this month. On Thursday 3rd August, 17 members of Constructing Excellence (CE)’s new Offsite Theme Group met to learn about Fusion’s light gauge steel […]


Recent press coverage roundup

Below are links to some of Fusion’s stories which have featured in the news recently: OffsiteHub: Fusion completes on luxury student accommodation Fusion Building Systems has completed its work on Birmingham’s new high end student accommodation 88 Bromsgrove House, on behalf of Shaylor Group. TheBusinessDesk: On the move Nicola Rooney, an architectural Design graduate from […]


Rooney Ready for Offsite Role

Nicola Rooney, an Architectural Design graduate from the Isle of Man, is Fusion Building Systems’ newest recruit in its flourishing design team. Joining the Northampton-based offsite construction business with a 2.1 BSc Honours degree from the University of Wolverhampton and work experience as an architectural assistant, Nicola will help design light gauge steel superstructures for […]