The Steel Shed Awards are intended to recognise and promote excellence within the Steel Shed Industry.

The 2006 Awards are intended to reward a range of disciplines within the steel shed industry with a focus on application, design, innovation and industry skills.

Award Categories

1 Innovative design of a cold-formed steel building (residential)

This award is applicable for steel buildings supplied to a residential application and is based on the following criteria:

  • Innovative application of cold formed steel
  • Aesthetics of building
  • Design creativity & merit
  • Compliance with Australian Standards
  • Quality of documentation

2 Innovative design of a cold formed steel building (commercial/industrial)

This award is applicable for buildings supplied for industrial/commercial purposes and is based on the following criteria:

  • Innovative application of cold form steel
  • Design creativity & merit
  • Compliance with Australian Standards
  • Quality of documentation
  • Durability/serviceability of structure

3 Business Excellence Award for a steel shed company

This award is applicable for steel shed businesses based on the following criteria:

  • Active marketing of steel buildings (sheds) including displays, advertising and promotion
  • Design interface with consulting engineer
  • Training programs for employees, franchises (if applicable) & contractors
  • Quality of documentation provided for customers, certifiers and installers
  • Level of safety systems/procedures in place
  • Demonstration of compliance with Government regulations

4 Sales Excellence Award—Steel Shed salesperson

This award is applicable to individuals and is intended to recognize demonstration of high standards of sales professionalism and technical knowledge. The award is based on the following criteria:

  • Knowledge of product range and steel building products
  • Demonstrated professional sales approach
  • Technical knowledge of designs & council requirements
  • Achieving required level of sales
  • Customer feedback/testimonials