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‘Steel Carports and Steel Price’

By Maggie StoleganThe price of steel is dropping, thanks to a steady influx of cheap Chinese imports.It’s a bit like a tidal wave that’s been building for decades, and steelmakers are bracing for it to pick up speed.¬†Weeks ago, a new steelmaking factory opened in the heart of the city, where steel producers make their…



What a year of steel: a look at the new and classic steel buildings in the U.S.

As steel construction booms, it’s no surprise that the number of steel-clad buildings in major U.K. cities is skyrocketing, too.The number of high-rise steel-frame buildings in England has jumped from around 50,000 in the 1980s to more than 1 million today, according to the UK government’s National Building Survey.In America, the total number of buildings…