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BCSA is the national organisation for the steel construction industry: its Member companies undertake the design, fabrication and erection of steelwork for all forms of construction in building and civil engineering. Industry Members are those principal companies involved in the direct supply to all or some Members of components, materials or products. Corporate Members are clients, professional offices, educational establishments etc. which support the development of national specifications, quality, fabrication and erection techniques, overall industry efficiency and good practice. The principal objectives of the BCSA are to promote the use of structural steelwork; to assist specifiers and clients; to ensure that the capabilities and activities of the industry are widely understood and to provide members with professional services in technical, commercial, contractual, quality assurance and health & safety matters.
T: +44 (0) 20 7839 8566

Steel for Life

Steel for Life is a wholly owned subsidiary of BCSA, created in 2016, with funding provided by sponsors from the whole steel supply chain. Steel for Life’s key purpose is to communicate and disseminate the advantages that Steel offers to the construction sector which make it the material of choice for a wide range of buildings, bridges and other structures. By working together as an integrated supply chain for the delivery of steel-framed solutions, the constructional steelwork sector will continue to innovate, educate specifiers and clients on the efficient use of steel, and market the significant benefits of steel in construction. It does 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.
T: +44 (0) 20 7839 8566


SCI (the Steel Construction Institute) has been a trusted, independent source of information and engineering expertise globally for over 30 years, and remains the leading, independent provider of technical expertise and disseminator of best practice to the steel construction sector. SCI support everyone involved in steel construction; from manufacturers, consulting and design engineers, architects, product managers, commercial directors right through to industry groups and peers. SCI works in partnership with clients, members and industry peers to help build businesses and provide competitive advantage through the commercial application of knowledge and is committed to offering and promoting sustainable and environmentally responsible solutions. The SCI Advisory Desk provides members with fast, independent, authoritative advice on all aspects of the use of steel in construction. Questions are dealt with confidentially by a team of experts who include engineers, architects, and building physicists.
T: +44 (0) 1344 636525