The goal of this study is to assess insulation panel’s thermal behavior and connections performance based on computer-aided simulation tools and high resolution IR thermal camera images of two study projects (Park City, UT and Hampton, NY) once in summer and once in winter. This will demonstrate the success and failures of the thermal envelope… Read More
From the minute you enter 2626 Larkin, the inventive and artful work of Architect Sandy Walker and Interior Designer Helga Horner becomes apparent. The design of the formal entryway captures the principles of the centuries old Golden Mean; the philosophy of perfect balance, a pendulum frozen in the middle of extremes, creating a spatial elegance… Read More
Today’s new generation of warehouses is sporting top-tier architectural features chosen for their ability to streamline logistics and generate other business benefits. This modern approach to warehouse design has made values like optimal performance, durability, and sustainability top priorities for new building projects. Here’s how the value of today’s warehouses is being maximized. Appealing Design… Read More
Our founder, Joss Hudson, was featured as a columnist in Northbay Biz. Full Article Featured in Northbay Biz Navigating the current construction marketplace will take patience and planning. Contractors are experiencing price increases in almost every building-related product in the industry, due to market forces and new tariffs. The California real estate and construction… Read More
California Community Lender, Inc., which allows people to invest in a revolving loan fund that gives a modest return on their investment, was created in the aftermath of the destructive North Bay fires to help with rebuilding efforts. The nonprofit is providing Mark West Community Preschool a loan to cover most of its rebuilding cost,… Read More
EcoSteel specializes in new luxury residential, commercial and retail construction from the ground up to completion in California. No project is too complex. We work with architects, builders and property owners to create a value-driven approach to steel construction.
These days, construction standards are higher than ever. Great building projects should now excel not only in terms of beautiful aesthetics and functional design, but also in sustainability and resilience. To achieve this level of excellence, you need to choose building materials that directly contribute to this goal. This is what makes EcoSteel’s architectural insulated… Read More
“Reflecting a growing interest in the use of metal is EcoSteel, a Southern California based supplier of prefabricated, pre-insulated building materials, which opened an office in Santa Rosa in 2017 and is working in partnership with E West Construction on several North Bay projects. Joss Hudson, founder of EcoSteel, explains that one of the key… Read More
The EcoSteel team was recently featured in a California publication.
California’s New Building Codes Finally Catching up to Residential Steel Systems from 1950s Building Pioneers California-based firm EcoSteel is leveraging the modern prefab housing movement with innovative building systems to meet zero net energy targets The state of California has established an ambitious goal that by 2020, all new residential homes will meet zero net energy… Read More