Ruukki Construction and Sales & Business consultancy M4C Ltd, based in Northumberland, is pleased to announce their strategic collaboration to develop the UK market for Ruukki’s range of high-quality steel based composite products for walls & roofs of both commercial & residential buildings.

M4C was founded in 2018 by Managing Director Matthew Curtis and has been providing strategic consultancy and business support to the Construction, Engineering & Chemical Sectors. Prior to M4C Matthew was Managing Director of Trimo (UK) LTD a similar business to Ruukki that was involved in supply of building envelope materials to projects such as Manchester Airport terminal 2 transformation and Aberdeen Exhibition & conference centre. For more than 20 years Matthew has worked in the sector for organisations such as Saint Gobain, Hilti, Akzo Nobel & Syntha Pulvin so knows the sector well.

Matthew commented “I am delighted to be able to partner with Ruukki and to assist them to grow their UK market share. I believe the market is open to working with suppliers that are pro-active and reliable.” M4C have been granted permission to trade in the UK as Ruukki UK on behalf of Ruukki Polska Sp Z o o.

Ruukki Construction is a supplier of steel-based building products and services for roofs and walls for sustainable buildings. We employ around 1,500 people and have 11 specialized manufacturing sites. Our strong presence in 10 European countries enables us to serve customers locally with our main brands Ruukki and Plannja. Our comparable net sales in 2021 were around EUR 590 million. We are of Nordic origin, part of SSAB, sharing values, and long experience in steel and construction industry. www.ruukki.com

SSAB is a Nordic and US-based steel company with employees in over 50 countries. SSAB is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm and has a secondary listing on Nasdaq Helsinki. www.ssab.com