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The case study focuses on the use of grade 1.4401 stainless steel which was used in external and internal applications in the Scottish Parliament. The roof and façade involve the double-lock standing seam method. This material is also used for the cladding of the projecting windows. Interior panels of perforated stainless steel were selected for the soffits. Stainless steel is also used for connecting solid oak beams in the structure.