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NS BlueScope Malaysia Media Resources

Catch up with the latest updates from NS BlueScope Malaysia with the collection of our monthly Steel Stories and other media resources. 

Steel Connect Webinar

No Date Time Class/Topic Speakers Registration
1 24 Sept 21, Friday 10am - 11am Opportunity from Obscurity Guest Speakers:
Mr. Shafik Zaman, ShafikZaman (Architect)
Mr. Henry Heng, ShafikZaman (Architect)
Host:
Mr. Rocky Shet, Ns BlueScope Malaysia
*Subject to change

Steel Connect – June
2021

How to score green building points according to different rating tools for metal roof systems.

There seems to be a gap between the understanding of green product certificates and the existing green building rating tools widely used in different markets. In Steel Connect webinar, we will share some insights into different green product certifications and how they can be linked to the respective rating tools available.

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Steel Connect – May
2021

Which Coated Steel Should You Choose When All Steel Looks the Same?

When selecting the material for your next building design, do you recall asking yourself “Will a prefinished coated steel perform to my expectation?” or “How long will these colours last?”

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Steel Connect – April
2021

Accelerated testing vs outdoor weathering testing. Which is more accurate?

To determine a material’s durability against natural weathering, we have traditionally relied on simulated tests in labs to predict performance in actual weather. However, there have been discrepancies of specific accelerated tests towards the actual outdoor weathering tests.

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Steel Connect – March
2021

Common Influence of Smelting Plants and Palm Oil Mill on Buildings

The impact of high heat processes will have to do with how water behave around these processes and we will dive into details on where you should pay more attention to your cladding at these different industries.

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Steel Connect – February
2021

Common Influence of Poultry Farms and Fertilizer Factories on Buildings

Did you know, poultry farms and fertilizer factories are considered corrosive industries? Building components of these industries often show signs of corrosion that are difficult to explain.
In this session, we will dissect the issues behind why cladding of these industries corrode and how you can incorporate a longer-lasting cladding solution to address this common issue.

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Steel Connect – December
2020

Common Effect of Sea Water, Swimming Pools and Glove Factories on buildings

What do sea water, swimming pools and glove factories have in common? Chlorine. These environments are all classified as corrosive environments. In this Steel Connect webinar, we are going to share with you on how chlorine can potentially damage your building and what can you do to minimize this detrimental effects?

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Steel Connect – November
2020

How To Manage On-Site Quality Control and Installation of External Cladding

We’ve got another Steel Connect webinar in store for you. As we’ve covered selection of materials for the components that go with steel cladding previously, and we’ll be moving on to the next stage – installation and quality control on-site.

Now that we’ve got the right materials for our respective components, lets learn more on how to handle the materials and install them onto your building.

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Steel Connect – October
2020

How to Select Suitable Building Accessories And Materials During Specification Of External Cladding

In the previous webinar, we’ve highlighted the 4 criteria of external cladding design to extend its lifespan. However, once the design is determined, selecting the right materials to go along with the external cladding is important to ensure that the accessories can provide the same durability.

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Steel Connect – September
2020

4 Criteria of External Cladding Design to Extend its Lifespan

Have you ever wanted to use coated steel to build your vacation home near the beach? And wondered how to extend your external cladding lifespan through design?

In this episode of Steel Connect, we will bring you through the effect of external environmental factors on your external cladding lifespan and the 4 design criteria you can adopt to make it last longer.

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Steel Connect – August
2020

Steel Finishes and Functionality for Building Envelope

The direction for styles of building facades has radically changed over recent years. The appetite for a steel building facade is growing, as more architects and builders see great advantages in doing so. Current design trends not only look at colour choices, but also possibilities of different coating finishes. Join us as we dive into the design freedom and functional advantages of different finishes, especially the rarely promoted “textured” finishes in our free webinar. 

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Steel Connect – July
2020

Fire Test Requirements for External Cladding
What is the most updated fire requirements to determine suitability of your external cladding? Local fire safety enforcement agency a.k.a. BOMBA has enforced all external cladding to be tested against British Standard (BS 8414) and has co-developed test criteria to filter through façade system that might pose safety risks to city dwellers. In this session, we will share with you our observations of BS 8414 tests and what are the requirements. 
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Steel Stories – May
2021

Feature Story – Common Influence of Palm Oil Mill and Smelting Plant on Buildings

Environment can dictate how a building can deteriorate especially for factories that involves heat and moisture, such as palm oil mills and smelting plants.

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Steel Stories – March
2021

Feature Story – Tips & Tricks on Managing On-site Installation & Quality Control of A External Cladding

In our recent case study, the NS BlueScope team covers the tips and tricks to achieve long-term roof durability.

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Steel Stories – July
2020

Feature Story – VERMOE™ – Captivating Textured Beauty

Innovated with a unique texture on its surface, VERMOE™ steel is designed for new possibilities in architectural design as it adds a whole new dimension into how a building is visually projected.

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Steel Stories – March
2020

Feature Story – Living Proof of COLORBOND® Durability

KYB-UMW Malaysia plant has been built with COLORBOND® steel since 1997. This is a real case study proves that COLORBOND® steel is  the better steel to build with even in terms of long-term cost-efficiency.

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Steel Stories – January 2020

Feature Story – New 
COLORBOND® MATT, Stylishly Sophisticated 

Soft and natural, yet stylish and sophisticated, matte finishing on coated steel offers a design alternative that  is highly attractive and well-appreciated in the architectural industry today.

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Steel Stories – December 2019

Feature Story – twentyfive.7 A Vibrant Township, Made of Steel

A project that demonstrates the rising popularity of coated steel in Malaysia. Developed by Gamuda Land, the project incorporates COLORBOND® steel to build some of the most unusual residential homes.

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Steel Stories – October 2019

Feature Story – 3 Layers That Define  Quality

Coated steel is an integral part of our everyday lives. Three key areas which determine the overall quality of coated steel : Base MetalThickness (BMT), metallic alloy coating mass and paint dry film thickness.

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Steel Stories – August 2019

Feature Story – Going Green with Steel

Green and sustainability awareness has made its way to the mainstream for good reasons. In an interview on BFM 89.9’s Property Show, Ar. Dr. Tan Loke Mun talked about the role of steel in making buildings more ‘green’.

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Steel Stories – June 2019

Feature Story – Go Hardcore with TRUECORE®

In this issue, we turn the spotlight on TRUECORE®, BlueScope’s innovative solution that is designed as a high-strength structural grade building material.

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Steel Stories – March 2019 

Feature Story: COLORBOND® – A Family of Six Unique Variants

COLORBOND® has many unique qualities and ability to fulfil various project requirements with a family of six magnificient variants. In this issue, we will walk through each of these variants.

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The Edge Newspaper

A Decision Made Easier: Beautiful Buildings That Last

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Milestone Of A Caring Embarkation

  

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Steel For Modern Architecture

A Vibrant Township With COLORBOND®
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