Galvanised Roofing Sheets UK
Galvanisation or galvanization is the process of coating metal with zinc. This is to prevent rusting. It is a low cost technique that enhances durability and prolongs the life of the roofing depending on the environment it is constructed in.
Corrugated galvanised iron was invented in England in the 1820s by Henry Palmer. It was invented to meet the needs of construction at the time but it has itself passed the test of time and has endured into the 21st century.
Nowadays steel cladding is a highly automated task that reduces labour costs and increases productivity. Additionally the automation allows for faster lead times and higher quality end products after the manufacturing process has completed.