We can help our customers in improving energy efficiency, utilising renewable energy, reducing embodied carbon, using property certification systems and managing chemical composition in building products. In short, we do everything we can to help our customers build more sustainable buildings.
Energy consumption in the use of buildings
Our envelope solutions have been developed to provide extreme energy efficiency cost effectively. Ruukki's unique energy panel concept uses dynamic simulation tools to help our customers find the optimum balance between investment costs and energy efficiency through heat resistance and the air-tightness of envelope structures.
Embodied energy in structures
Reducing the impacts of buildings on the environment through leed and breeam systems
Environmental certification systems, LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) and BREEAM (BRE Environmental Assessment Method), have been created to support the building of environmentally responsible and resource-efficient buildings.
Because construction products cannot earn the points on their own we offer relevant product data and instructions on how our solutions can help our customers achieve high ratings.
Read more about BREEAM credits applicable to steel products
Read more about LEED credits applicable to steel products
Are you looking for sustainable building materials? Something that is also offering increased material performance?
Patented BT coating technology
In many of our products we use GreenCoat colour coated steel. GreenCoat is Bio-based Technology (BT) coating where a substantial portion of traditional fossil oil is replaced by Swedish rapeseed oil. GreenCoat products are highly resistant to corrosion, UV radiation as well as scratches. They provide builders with a lightweight material that is easy to work with even down to -15°C.Read more about GreenCoat
Environmental product declarations
Ruukki’s environmental product declarations demonstrate the environmental benefits of using Ruukki’s products.