News Archive 2010

Steeline Truss and Frame Mount Gambier, now offers local residents the option of steel house framing and trusses made from TRUECORE® steel
26 Nov 10 Local business launches with steel framing
New company, Steeline Truss and Frame Mount Gambier, has launched to offer local residents the option of steel house framing and trusses. [Read more]
TRUECORE® steel
25 Nov 10 The growth of strong lightweight building materials
The pace of change within the Australian building industry is faster than ever. Today, almost one in every two new homes features a roof made from COLORBOND® steel and the demand for house framing made from TRUECORE® steel has never been greater. [Read more]
From the ground UP
25 Nov 10 Building with steel From the Ground UP
Four Australian couples will be building their dream homes in a new show to be aired on Channel Ten from October called From the Ground UP, with the help of roofing made from COLORBOND® steel and framing made from TRUECORE® steel. [Read more]
All roofs made from COLORBOND® steel now incorporate new Thermatech® technology
08 Sep 10 BlueScope Steel Helps to Open the Door to Home Sustainability
Australia's greenest homes will open their doors to the public for the ninth annual Sustainable House Day on Sunday 12 September. The homes are a showcase of the country's most environmentally sustainable and innovative homes. [Read more]
Better Homes & Gardens Competition Q & A
12 Jul 10 Better Homes & Gardens Competition Q & A
BlueScope Steel partnered with Clean Up Australia and the Carbon Reduction Institute (CRI) to run a nationwide competition in Better Homes & Gardens and offer one lucky reader the chance to win a $5,000 home consultation and a $10,000 cash prize to make their home more sustainable. [Read more]
Walling made from COLORBOND® steel offers a durable walling solution, as it has a superior oven-baked finish that resists chipping, peeling and cracking.
08 Jun 10 A Stylish Steel Exterior For The Home
Constant wear and tear on the exterior of a home can leave it looking tired, dull and uninspired. Wall cladding made from COLORBOND® steel can change that, whilst still offering the benefits of security and durability. [Read more]
BlueScope Steel is asking architects, building designers and specifiers to submit their ‘Cool Idea’ for a thermally efficient workplace in a new competition that could win them a cool A$20,000.
07 Jun 10 BlueScope Steel Offers Specifiers A$20,000 for ‘Cool Ideas’
BlueScope Steel is asking architects, building designers and specifiers to submit their 'Cool Idea' for a thermally efficient workplace in a new competition that could win them a cool A$20,000. [Read more]
Warranty Management System Homepage
14 Jan 10 BlueScope Steel Launches Online Warranty Management System
A new internet based system will provide a faster, more instantaneous way of managing warranty assessments and applications for BlueScope Steel products. [Read more]