Red Bracket

Steel Over Timber

STEEL OVER TIMBER

Apartment Block

A superior alternative to a timber frame. The developer needed an alternative to timber frame to prevent costly delays and increased on-site costs, light steel framing was the solution.

Lighter, quicker and more stable LSF delivered these apartments on time and to budget whilst exceeding the client's requirements.

MATERIALS: 75mm and 100mm Load Bearing SFS wall frames along with 250mm deep lattice joists to form floors and roof.

AREA: 9500m²

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Case Studies

Goods Corner

Located in a prominent area of Edinburgh the scheme consisted of 3 blocks of student accommodation. Frameclad supplied all of the frames and floor cassettes to form the three-storey structure. The developer was keen to use some of the previous buildings stonework which were incorporated in the external cladding of the cottage building.

Goods Corner

Oakmere – Chester Road

Oakmere OAKMERE Chester Road This project is an excellent example of how loadbearing light steel framing can be used to great effect in residential housing. Frameclad…