METALS FOR BUILDINGS is an alliance of European or International metal trade associations active in the building sector. It represents the interests of the metal industry towards European institutions and relevant stakeholders as far as the sustainability and recyclability credentials of metals in buildings are concerned.
The alliance was established in 2012 and became an ASBL in March 2013 under Belgian law.
Current members are
The European Steel Association (EUROFER)
European Copper Institute (ECI)
International Zinc Association – Europe
European Coil Coating Association (ECCA)
Federation of European Window and Curtain Walling Manufacturers’ Associations (FAECF)
European General Galvanizers Association (EGGA)
European Association for Panels and Profiles (PPA Europe)
The board is composed as follows of
Alain Dufour, President, Alvance Aluminium group, member of European Aluminium
Olivier Vassart, Vice-President, ArcelorMital, member of EUROFER
Bernard Gilmont, Treasurer, European Aluminium
Sabina Grund, International Zinc Association – Europe
Angela Vessey, European Copper Institute
Mark Mistry, Nickel Institute
Day-to-day management is undertaken by Christian Leroy.