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Palisade Fencing; a strong physical barrier

Published on August 13th, 2018
Palisade fencing has long been the front-runner when it comes to securing property or land. Palisade fencing offers a strong visual deterrent to possible trespassers. Its sturdy construction creates a strong physical barrier that is tough to break down even with force. The lack of footholds and sharp edges increase the deterrence factor, as they are hard to climb. This style of fencing also offers relatively low maintenance due to it’s galvanized finish. If you opt for a powder coated finish then the fences can come in a range of colours …
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Palisade Security Fencing

Knostrop Sludge Treatment facility benefits from Access Metalwork

Published on July 31st, 2018
A project at the Knostrop waste water treatment works includes four new 25 metre high concrete sludge digester tanks. Steelway supplied and installed a whole range of safety critical access metalwork for the new construction. Yorkshire Water is continuing to invest in the Knostrop waste water treatment works in Leeds. The new state-of the-art sludge treatment facility contributes to a commitment for renewable energy. As we as a nation continue to look at ways to become more efficient and self-sufficient. We supplied and …
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Knostrop access metalwork

Why choose metal railings?

Published on July 3rd, 2018
There is a wide range of applications where metal railings have become a popular solution. They can provide perimeter security to residential and commercial spaces whilst also offering a low maintenance option. The versatility of metal allows for a huge selection of styles to suit the specific application.Mild Steel is often the material of choice due to its durability and versatility. Combining aesthetic charm and an imposing perimeter security solution metal railings can provide a robust line of defence without affecting curb appeal.Benefits …
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Green Hollow Bar Metal Railings

What is galvanising?

Published on June 25th, 2018
Our customers often ask us, what galvanising means. The process of galvanizing involves applying a protective zinc coating to steel or iron. It is one of the most widely used methods of protecting metals from corrosion. Galvanised metals are often used for construction materials as the process provides protection for metal exposed to atmospheric conditions. Why choose galvanised metal? Metal, which is exposed to the elements, will oxidize and corrode much faster than protected metals. Galvanising is the best solution for corrosion …
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Galvanised metal

A safe outdoor play space with a ​MUGA

Published on May 16th, 2018
The importance of outdoor play for children is fundamental for a child's development. A series of multi-sensory experiences await them as they explore the outdoors. Sometimes however due to the changeable climate within the UK outdoor play is cut short. This is why schools and councils have looked at finding solutions such as multi use games areas (MUGA) and covered play spaces. We have looked at some of the issues surrounding outdoor play and how products like our MUGA can be the solution.A decline in outdoor playSadly, there is an increasing …
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MUGA at a school