Project Brownes Crescent Units
Builder Sassella Constructions
Architect ArchEdge Design
Location Eltham, Victoria
Framing Used Multi-Level Wall, Joist and Truss Framing
THE PROJECT CHALLENGE / A lightweight and termite-proof system was required to work within the bored pier system and around larger tree roots which affected the property.
THE SBS STEEL SOLUTION /
In the builder’s own words:
‘Couldn’t speak more highly enough of the SBS product and process; it was excellent.’ Chris S. – Sassella Constructions
> The design smarts within the lightweight steel frame alternative eliminated unnecessary structural steel, contributing towards an easy install.
> Using steel guaranteed a termite resistant system with no additional protection or barrier required.
> Significant savings in the overall build cost were achieved through various time-savings including removing the need for ply bracing.
TOTAL L/M OF STEEL FRAME SUPPLIED / 10,684
TOTAL M2 OF SBS GROUP FOOTPRINT AREA / 725.29
FLOOR COUNT / 3