Category: Industry


Fusion Wins Best Use of Steel at 2020 Offsite Awards

Fusion Building Systems has been named the Winner of the Offsite Construction Awards 2020, Best Use of Steel Technology. The announcement was made at a virtual ceremony held on 22nd September which was celebrated remotely by hundreds of delegates from across the industry. Fusion won the Award in recognition of its work on the University […]


LSFA Announces Appointment of Inaugral Chair

The Light Steel Frame Association (LSFA) has announced Fusion Building Systems Director Mike Fairey as its new Chair. Since its introduction at the Focus on Framing conference in June 2019, the Light Steel Frame Association (LSFA) has grown in stature and numbers – now including some of the most prominent names operating in the sector. […]


Fusion shortlisted for 2020 Offsite Construction Award

Fusion Building Systems has been selected as a Finalist in the Best Use of Steel Technology category of the 2020 Offsite Construction Awards. Its shortlist status is in recognition of its work on the University of Sussex, East Slopes’ Residences project for Main Contractor, Balfour Beatty. Over 200 entries were received for this year’s Awards […]


Fusion achieves International Safety Award

Salvesen Insulated Frames Ltd, trading as offsite light steel superstructure manufacturer Fusion Building Systems, has been awarded an International Safety Award from the British Safety Council for protecting its employees from risk of injury and ill health at work. Fusion won the Award based on its application which demonstrated how the Company has progressed with […]


Fusion Celebrates Five Years of ISO Excellence

Fusion Building Systems has successfully passed its annual surveillance assessments of ISO9001 and ISO14001 and its transfer to registrar Approachable Certification, marking five years of management and environmental excellence since the business was first assessed in 2014. The ISO standards specifically for quality management and environmental systems are key to Fusion’s work in the offsite […]


NHBC accepts Fusion Building Systems

As part of its ongoing review of Modern Methods of Construction (MMC), the NHBC has accepted Fusion Building Systems light steel frame solutions for residential buildings up to and over 18m in height. Fusion Building Systems has recently undergone a new series of fire performance tests to demonstrate how its bespoke offsite manufactured light steel […]


Fusion supports The Housing Forum’s MMC guide for Affordable Housing Developers

A new guide argues that modern methods of construction (MMC) are key to increasing the supply of affordable homes in the UK. Published by The Housing Forum, MMC for Affordable Housing Developers, aims to help public sector organisations navigate the procurement, planning, design and post-build stages of MMC projects. It includes a detailed section on […]


Fusion joins Light Steel Frame Association

Fusion Building Systems, an established offsite light gauge steel manufacturer, has joined the newly-formed Light Steel Frame Association (LSFA). As a member, Fusion is showing its support for the light steel frame industry and associated supply chain partners, as the opportunity and preference for this choice of material in construction projects continues to grow. Already […]


Fusion receives Premier Approval

As offsite methods of construction become increasingly popular with volume housebuilders, PRS developers and investors, light gauge steel superstructure manufacturer Fusion Building Systems has achieved approval of its patented panelised system from Premier Guarantee. Following an established assessment process which took place over the past few months, the Fusion team was able to prove the […]


Fusion to speak on Golden Thread Thinking at Spotlight on Offsite

On Tuesday 4th December Robert Clark, Head of Business Development at Fusion Building Systems, will speak at the Spotlight on Offsite conference at the NCC, Birmingham about the ‘Golden Thread’ which will change the way the offsite and wider construction industry operates. Presenting to an audience of industry professionals, Robert will discuss a concept which […]