3 Reasons to Consider a Fabric Building for Storage

June 20th, 2018

Sticking to what you know is a comfortable and familiar route, however breaking tradition can be very rewarding. If you need some extra storage space, you should consider getting a fabric building or clear span building instead of an expensive, time consuming, traditional building. Despite some common misconceptions, these structures are just as durable and effective as traditional buildings. Here are three reasons to consider a fabric building for your storage space:

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Fabric Buildings News: Hybrid Tower from the Royal Danish Academy

May 14th, 2018

The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts recently revealed their Hybrid Tower. This new “soft tower” uses bent GFRP rods that have been embedded into a knitted fabric to create an architectural structure. A series of tension cables keeps the fabric building intact. Special elastic materials were developed specifically for the project, creating a structurally sound tower that can stand up to the natural elements, including gusts of wind and other changes to the environment. (more…)

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Using a Tension Fabric Structure for Shelter Buildings

May 3rd, 2018

Tension fabric structures are among the most durable shelter buildings available today. Find out why they’re tough enough for your next project. (more…)

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The Advantages of Using a Portable Warehouse on Tracks

April 23rd, 2018

If you are taking on a large outdoor project with lots of moving parts, you might need a portable warehouse to help you protect your equipment and any assets from the elements. These kinds of movable fabric buildings are placed on a track, giving you the option to slide the shelter structure forward or back if you need more access to what’s underneath. These structures can suit a wide variety of applications and projects. Learn more about the advantages of using custom fabric buildings as a portable warehouse. (more…)

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Tracking the Lifespan of a Fabric Building

April 10th, 2018

Despite some common misconceptions, fabric buildings are extremely durable when they’re made with the right materials. Cost-effective and easy to setup, these fabric shelters can stand up to just about any kind of environment, including rain, snow, heat, and the frigid cold. They provide shelter for all types of applications, including outdoor performances, industrial operations, storage, aerospace, military, and even mining operations. If you’re interested in using one of these structures for your next event or project, learn more about the lifespan of a fabric building. (more…)

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Our Custom-Designed Clear Span Building Projects as Aircraft Shade Structures

March 22nd, 2018

Shelter Structures has a long-term relationship with the military. Our fabric clear span buildings provide excellent shade and protection for various aircraft. Here is an overview of some of our previous projects. (more…)

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Military Applications for Fabric Buildings

March 8th, 2018

Fabric clear span buildings are proving ideal for storage and other applications and requirements ever since the military started to implement them. Custom fabric buildings can be designed to specified size requirements and often utilize modular building methods allowing for easy alterations as needs change.

Fabric shelters are not only an extremely flexible building solution, but also are more cost-effective than their metal alternatives. Military equipment is regularly upgraded and replaced causing the need to augment or replace existing structures. When using fabric buildings, the military can take advantage of their modular and portable nature to adapt existing fabric structures to new conditions and equipment. (more…)

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Fabric Shelters Make Optimal Military Hangars

February 20th, 2018

Aviation is expensive and the military can’t afford to risk any damage from the elements. Minimizing costs is a second essential element in maintaining a large fleet of aircraft. Fabric shelters provide the high-quality and low maintenance aircraft shade structures at a minimal cost, particularly in the construction of military hangars. (more…)

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The Advantages of Using Portable Warehouses for Storage

December 26th, 2017

Storage is an important consideration for almost every business. Whether you know a large upcoming project will require extra space or you are trying to cope with a disaster, a portable warehouse might be your most practical solution. These portable structures can be set up very rapidly, granting you the storage or workspace you need when working on a tight schedule. (more…)

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Fabric Structures Might Be the Perfect Answer to Your Custom Building Needs

December 18th, 2017

There are several options available when you or your business is in need of a custom structure. While metal is commonly used, fabric structures can be very efficient. Not only do they have all the benefits of a portable storage space, they require far less construction time and ongoing care. These multi-purpose portable fabric structures are also made from tough, weather-resistant materials, giving you peace of mind no matter the conditions as you embark on your project. (more…)

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