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Bim Technology Arrives At Metaldeck

BIM (Building Information Modelling) will now be used on all Metaldeck Steel Decking contracts after parent company Raised Floor Solutions made a significant investment in the state-of-the-art technology. BIM allows all parties collaborating on a project to ‘virtually construct’ a building prior to physically constructing it. All parties input critical information into a ‘live’ intelligent 3D model, which Read More

Hoesch Additive Flooring from Metaldeck

Hoesch Additive Flooring, the long spanning steel floor deck developed for use in car park construction, can be supplied and installed by steel decking contractors Metaldeck. Following its acquisition of ThryssenKrupp Construction, original manufacturers of Hoesch Additive Flooring, Kingspan has launched a new brochure to highlight the benefits of the long spanning steel floor deck. Hoesch Additive Flooring can be Read More

Car Park Contract for New Leisure Quarter

Raised Floor Solutions has secured the contract to provide steel decking for a high profile new retail and leisure quarter in Northwich. Costing £80M and creating around 1500 new jobs, Barons Quay will include shops, a multi-screen cinema, restaurants, cafes, new public realm spaces and parking for just under 1200 vehicles. Raised Floor Solutions’ trading Read More

RFS on Board with Sailing Academy Contract

Wynne Construction has awarded Raised Floor Solutions the contract to provide composite flooring for the construction of the £4.2m Welsh National Sailing and Events Centre in Pwllheli in North Wales. The prestigious new centre will provide a venue for national and international sailing events as well as indoor and outdoor facilities for the local community. Read More

Is Your Steel Decking Contractor BS1090 & CE Compliant?

Raised Floor Solutions Ltd, and its decking division Metaldeck, is the first UK steel decking contractor to achieve CE marking in accordance with BS EN 1090-1 for the design and procurement of composite steel floor decking up to Execution Class 3 From 1st July 2013 all construction products covered by a harmonised standard must be CE marked and from Read More

Key Facts About the Steel Industry

The industry directly employs more than two million people worldwide, with a further two million contractors and four million people in supporting industries. India, Brazil, South Korea and Turkey have all entered the top ten steel producers list in the past 40 years. Steel is the main material used in delivering renewable energy – solar, Read More

Kingspan Multideck MD40-V3 Launched

Kingspan Multideck 50-V3 floor decking system has been launched and Metaldeck, the steel decking division of Raised Floor Solutions, is already installing it on four new projects. Metaldeck will supply and install 10,665 sq m of Kingspan Multideck 50-V3 for the construction of a new Virtus Data Centre in Middlesex, 1,736 sq m for a Read More

Metaldeck Win Steel Decking for Sixth Form Centre

Steel decking specialist Metaldeck has been contracted by J Greenwood Builders Ltd to design, supply and install steel floor decking in a new sixth form centre at Manchester High School for Girls. Work on the new state of the art building at Manchester High School for Girls, is currently underway and is anticipated to be Read More

Use Of Kingspan Md146 Long Span Steel Deck On The Up

Floor decking specialists Metaldeck has seen a dramatic increase in the popularity of Kingspan MD146, a steel multideck composite floor decking with two new contract awards secured on the back of the deck being specified. This popular high performance steel decking offers the longest clear span (up to six metres without propping) compared to other Read More

NEW £18M METAL DECK CONTRACT

Metaldeck is an established steel decking contractor that offers unmatched expertise, service and cost efficiencies when it comes to the design and installation of metal decking. Working with parent company Raised Floor Solutions Ltd and sister trading division Metcon concrete flooring contractors, it offers a complete floor solution. Our professional team can apply a vast Read More