The Steering Committee consists of representatives of the major material suppliers
to the Light Steel Frame Building Industry (Mittal Steel, Everite, BPB Gypsum, Lafarge
Gypsum, Owens Corning and Brits), nominated profiler and other members, and representatives
of the Institute of Steel Construction. The Steering Committee meets monthly to
direct the activities of the SASFA committees, and to monitor the budget and progress.
Members of the Technical Committee consist of representatives of the major material
suppliers, nominated profiler and other members, a consulting engineer, and representatives
of the SABS, NHBRC, CSIR, Universities as well as the SA Institute of Steel Construction.
The Technical Committee oversees technical aspects of development work, such as
the drafting of the Light Steel Frame Building National Standard.
Training of practitioners and artisans is of vital importance in the development
of this new industry. This committee is responsible for the planning and compilation
of the necessary training programmes.