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Steel for Life

Steel for Life was established in 2015 with the key purpose of communicating and disseminating the advantages that steel offers to the construction sector which make it the material of choice for a wide range of buildings, bridgeworks and other structures.

We look to do this by working with and supporting architects, engineers, contractors and the wider building supply chain by providing knowledge, support and tools for designing in Steel.

Some of the advantages of steel:


Structural efficiency
& lean manufacture

Competitive & effective
fire protection


Safety on site
& in the factory

Speed of


Acoustics &
vibration performance

Steel for Life is funded by the BCSA and sponsors and is managed by an independent Advisory Board. The Advisory board meets three times per year.

Steel for Life Sponsors

Headline sponsors

Gold sponsors

Silver sponsors

Barnshaw Section Benders Limited | Ficep UK Ltd | Hempel | Tension Control Bolts Ltd | Voortman Steel Machinery

Market Development Activities

New Steel
Construction Magazine

E Blue Book

Industry Supplements
and News


Continued Professional Development

Interested in sponsorship

Zoe Williams

Strategic Marketing Manager

Specialist areas:
Marketing Sponsorship Press and PR Events and Communications

Interested in more information on our activities

Chris Dolling

Marketing and Technical Development Manager

Specialist areas:
Bridges Technical Development Marketing and Communications