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STEEL BUILDINGS - QUONSET BUILDING STYLES

"A" Style Steel Buildings

Description:

  • •  More conventional appearance
  • •  With straight sides and peaked roof
  • •  Available in standard sizes that range from 16 ft. (4.87 m) wide to 40 ft. (12.46 m) wide
  • •  With varying center heights
  • •  Unlimited lengths


Typically used for:

  • •  Backyard garages
  • •  Car garages
  • •  Woodworking shops
  • •  Mechanic shops
  • •  All-purpose shelters
  • •  Storage for recreational vehicle
  • •  Boat storage
  • •  Camper storage

"Q" Style Steel Buildings


Description:

  • •  Profile of a traditional Quonset style – single radius and clear-span arch
  • •  Available in standard sizes that range from 16 ft. (4.87 m) wide to 125 ft. (38.10 m) wide
  • •  Maximum height limited to half the span


Typically used for:

  • •  Riding arenas
  • •  Indoor swimming pools
  • •  Swimming pool halls
  • •  Skating and Hockey arenas
  • •  Soccer arenas
  • •  Barns
  • •  Airplane hangars
  • •  Livestock, grain, and crop storage
  • •  Equipment maintenance and repair shops

"R" Style Steel Buildings


Description:

  • •  Single radius, clear-span, low profile arch structure
  • •  Has a conventional wall design for side wall support
  • •  Available in standard sizes that range from 10 ft. (3.65 m) wide to 130 ft. (39.62 m)
  • •  Available height range – 8 ft. (2.43 m) to 32 ft. (9.75 m)


Typically used for:

  • •  Swimming pool covers
  • •  Hockey rinks
  • •  Recycling plants
  • •  As replacement roofs

"S" Style Steel Buildings


Description:

  • •  Straight side walls and a clear-span arch roof
  • •  The use of straight wall panels increases the side wall clearance
  • •  Allows for more storage space against the walls for large pieces of equipments
  • •  Available in standard sizes that range from 10 ft. (3.04 m) wide to 75 ft. (22.86 m) wide
  • •  Varying center heights


Typically used for:

  • •  Residences
  • •  Cottages
  • •  Lakeside dwellings
  • •  Additions
  • •  Garages
  • •  Warehouses
  • •  Manufacturing and storage structures
  • •  Studios
  • •  Conference halls

"T" Style Steel Buildings


Description:

  • •  Open sided, partial arch structure
  • •  Clear-span
  • •  With structural frame supports on the open side
  • •  Available in standard sizes that range from 25 ft. (7.62 m) wide to 50 ft. (15.24 m) wide
  • •  Available open side clearance sizes that range from 8 ft. (2.62 m) high to 30 ft. (9.62 m) high
  • •  Varying bay spacing available


Typically used for:

  • •  Livestock shelters
  • •  Coverage for large tractors
  • •  Service facilities for trucks and other large vehicles

"X" Style Steel Buildings


Description:

  • •  Provides slightly more interior space than other building styles
  • •  With sloped walls and peaked roof
  • •  Available in standard sizes that range from 20 ft. (6.09 m) wide to 60 ft. (18.28 m) wide
  • •  With varying center heights


Typically used for:

  • •  Garages
  • •  Hobby shops
  • •  Boat shops
  • •  Automobile dealerships
  • •  Mechanic repair shops
  • •  Trade shops
  • •  Industrial shops
  • •  Convenience stores
  • •  Grocery stores
  • •  Studios