News Archive 2004

Create individual fencing solutions using COLORBOND®
09 Sep 04 Colour Your World
Looking for an easy way to freshen up your garden with a touch of colour? With a palate that includes rich Red Oak®, sophisticated TeaTree® and traditional Evergreen®, fencing made from COLORBOND® steel is available in a diverse range of fourteen designer colours to suit all tastes and environments. [Read more]
Fencing made from COLORBOND® steel in colour Grey Ridge®
09 Sep 04 Home's No Place For Dirty Rotten Fences
With a sturdy stylish fence made from COLORBOND® steel, there is simply no excuse these days for a dirty rotten fence blighting your backyard. [Read more]
Roofing made from COLORBOND® steel in the colour Shale Grey™ covers this Landcom Energy Efficient Home at Metford, near Maitland NSW.
08 Sep 04 Reduce Your Energy Bill By Building Smarter
Energy efficiency is becoming increasingly important to home owners looking to reduce their household energy consumption to save money on energy bills and reduce the impact on the environment. [Read more]
LYSAGHT NEETASCREEN® is easy to install, looks great, and provides privacy.
20 Aug 04 Top Fencing for the Top End
One of BlueScope Lysaght's premier fencing products, LYSAGHT NEETASCREEN®, is turning heads in the Top End. It's now available in Darwin, after having been specially developed to withstand the region's cyclonic conditions. [Read more]
The funeral parlour was designed specifying framing made from ZINCALUME® steel.
17 Aug 04 Demand for Steel Framed Housing Leads to Job Opportunities
Rapidly growing demand for steel framed homes has prompted one leading Australian steel frame producer, SBS International, to develop its own nationally accredited training program for steel fixers. [Read more]
Adelaide Profile Services
11 Aug 04 XLERPLATE® Essential for Adelaide Profile Services Business
After over two decades in business, local Adelaide business, Adelaide Profile Services, has its gaze set firmly on the future. Now, with 31 employees working from its brand new premises in Lonsdale, Adelaide Profile Services has come a long way from its modest but solid beginning in 1982. [Read more]
Fencing made by BlueScope Lysaght using COLORBOND® steel
10 Aug 04 No Need to Sit on the Fence when it comes to Home Safety
A safe and secure home has become an imperative for Australians in this age of increasing uncertainty, and one way of ensuring a totally secure environment is with a sturdy stylish fence made from COLORBOND® steel. [Read more]
COLORBOND® steel fencing made by Metroll in colour Grey Ridge®
09 Aug 04 Fencing that's Impervious to Barks
Many dogs bark because of an inbred instinct to guard their territory. These protective guarding breeds will naturally bark if they sense strange activity in the vicinity of "their" property. Restricting access to some areas of your property or screening off areas that constantly trigger your dog's barking can reduce her need to be constantly on guard. [Read more]
Western Australian firm, S & E Engineering
08 Aug 04 Pressing the Boundaries with XLERPLATE®
Established Western Australian firm, S&E Engineering, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. In today's fast paced and dynamic manufacturing industry, S&E Engineering's dedication to quality, integrity and innovation has stood the test of time. [Read more]
Newcastle engineering company Forgacs dump truck
08 Aug 04 Forging Ahead
When it comes to the heavy engineering industry, quality and reliability are paramount. So when leading Newcastle engineering company Forgacs commenced the fabrication of ten dump trucks for the Mount Arthur coal mine, they turned to BlueScope Steel and Bisalloy. [Read more]