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Profile of registrant


Identification number in the register: 84976288959-87
Registration date: 18/06/12 11:36:21

The information on this organisation was last modified on 22/05/14 10:55:13
The date of the last annual update was 22/05/14 10:55:13

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: METALS FOR BUILDINGS
Legal status: ASBL
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Patrick Le Pense
Position: General Manager - ArcelorMittal Construction Engineering Office

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Bernard Gilmont
Position: Building & Transport Director - European Aluminium Association

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 12 Avenue de Broqueville c/o European Aluminium Association, Mr Christian Leroy
P.O. box: 6th floor
Brussels 1150
Telephone number: (+32) 27756340
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: METALS FOR BUILDINGS is the alliance of European Metals Associations active in the building sector that promotes the unique strengths of metal products for recyclable and sustainable buildings. Metals are essential in buildings thanks to their highly valuable qualities of strength, stiffness and recyclability.

- EUROFER, European Steel Association
- ECCA, European Coil Coating Association
- EUROMETAUX, European Association of Metals
- ILA, International Lead Association
- ECI, European Copper Institute
- IZA, International Zinc Association
- Nickel Institute
- EAA, European Aluminium Association
- EGGA, European General Galvanizers Association
- FAECF, Federation of European Window and Curtain Walling Manufacturers’ Associations
- PPA-Europe, European association for metal faced sandwich panels and metal profiles
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 2
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Standardization: CEN/TC350
Construction Products Regulation
Ecodesign (MEErP methodology & Evaluation of the Directive)
EU ecolabel for Office Buildings project

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Climate Action
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Internal Market


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 12/2012
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.