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News & Media

SCI's current and archived news including press releases and key coverage. Subscribe to our regular newsletter, Connect, and view our Linkedin and Twitter feeds here.

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SCI Assessed

Find out about SCI's versatile independent quality assurance scheme, and the companies who have achieved compliance with the scheme.

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Technical Training

SCI's courses keep engineers updated with the latest developments within steel design and equip them to design competently, efficiently and safely.

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New Steelbiz

New and improved with an enhanced user interface and dynamic search facility. Steelbiz provides access to a wide range of information including: technical guidance, design data, products and services, case studies, worked examples and CPD lectures.

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SCI Shop

Purchase all your technical publications and design guides at the SCI shop.

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Eurocode Support

SCI provides comprehensive on-line support to the Eurocodes:

The Steel NCCI website is a fully searchable database of Non Conflicting Complementary Information (NCCI), specifically for the steel sector.

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FABIG Guidance

The Fire and Blast Information Group (FABIG) is a non-profit, membership based organisation committed to promoting the protection of life, property and the environment through the development and sharing of expert knowledge on fires and explosions.

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News-Media

News & Media

SCI's current and archived news including press releases and key coverage. Subscribe to our regular newsletter, Connect, and view our Linkedin and Twitter feeds here.

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SCI Assessment

Find out about SCI's versatile independent quality assurance scheme, and the companies who have achieved compliance with the scheme.

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Courses

Technical Training

SCI's courses keep engineers updated with the latest developments within steel design and equip them to design competently, efficiently and safely.

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New Steelbiz

New Steelbiz

New and improved with an enhanced user interface and dynamic search facility. Steelbiz provides access to a wide range of information including: technical guidance, design data, products and services, case studies, worked examples and CPD lectures.

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Shop

SCI Shop

Purchase all your technical publications and design guides at the SCI shop.

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NCCI

Eurocode Support

SCI provides comprehensive on-line support to the Eurocodes:

The Steel NCCI website is a fully searchable database of Non Conflicting Complementary Information (NCCI), specifically for the steel sector.

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Research

FABIG Guidance

The Fire and Blast Information Group (FABIG) is a non-profit, membership based organisation committed to promoting the protection of life, property and the environment through the development and sharing of expert knowledge on fires and explosions.

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Advice

Members' Advisory Desk

SCI Advisory

Our Advisory Desk provides fast, independent,
authoritative advice on all aspects of the use of steel in construction. Questions are dealt with confidentially by our team of experts who include engineers, architects, and building physicists.

Typically Advisory questions are dealt with by phone or email, however in some cases clients commission SCI to provide more comprehensive support, site inspection, advanced analysis and design reviews.

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Advisory Topics

Advisory Topics

  • Clarification and explanation of British
    & European Standards
  • Guidance on design issues
  • Resolution of technical disputes
  • Advice on unorthodox situations
  • Advice on construction details
  • Advice on sustainability
    and building physics

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Advisory FAQs

SteelBiz - Online Resources

As a first point of call, why not see if your query appears in our FAQ section?

Free advice is a key SCI Membership benefit; contact SCI to discuss which membership option is best for you: Tel: + 44 (0) 1344 636560.

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Information

Technical Information

SteelBiz - Online Resources

New and improved with an enhanced user interface and dynamic search facility, Steelbiz provides the latest technical information on steel in building and construction and disseminates it through its own knowledge based website Steelbiz, publications and training events.

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SCI shop

SCI Shop

Purchase all your technical publications and design guides at the SCI shop.

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www.steelconstruction.info

Steel Construction Info - Online Resources

This 'encyclopaedia' or 'Wikipedia' for steel construction has been developed by the SCI, the BCSA and Tata Steel. The site comprises over 100 interlinked, freely downloadable articles written by industry experts, covering all aspects of best practice in design & construction with steel.

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Publications

SCI's high quality technical publications continue to be used as the definitive guidance within the sector, focussing on providing the latest and most accurate information to ensure best practice is maintained across every aspect of steel construction.

In addition to its own technical titles, SCI also writes and produces technical guidance and literature on behalf of a variety of companies and bodies throughout the steel construction industry including Tata Steel and BCSA.

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Events & Training

SCI continues to provide technical courses in the public arena, running a variety of in-depth courses throughout the UK and Ireland. Included in the course programme are a number of Eurocode related courses, together with the ever popular core courses such as portal frames, frame stability and connection design.

In-house and bespoke courses

Many clients opt for our flexible and cost-effective in-house training courses, which offer bespoke courses to suit individual organisations requirements and fill corporate training gaps.

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Consultancy

Consultancy Services

In essence, SCI Consultancy integrates specialist engineering expertise to guide and support you through three key stages of a product’s lifecycle.

We can help members and clients design and improve their products and assist in differentiating them in a crowded marketplace through product innovation and independent assessment.

Engineering support

Development

SCI helps improve products by providing essential engineering support, product development and sustainability services throughout your development activities.

We are committed to helping clients develop innovative solutions that will ensure steel maintains its leading role in economic, energy efficient, fire-safe and socially and environmentally responsible construction. These objectives are fully supported by our team of experts in engineering, building physics, design and fire safety.

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Assessment

Assessment

Our assessment services meet the increasing industry demands of current regulatory climate and compulsory CE marking for 2013. In addition, companies use assessment to assist product differentiation and market diversification in a competitive marketplace.

Assessment services

Specification

Specification

Our website and software design expertise allow us to develop IT solutions that can encourage uptake and market acceptance of your product.

Product specification

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