A Brief History of Fabric Structures Ever wonder how fabric structures came into modern use? We did. Read on for a quick history of fabric structures and how they came to be one of the best and most versatile solutions for salt storage, equipment storage, agricultural and commercial use, and much more. How did […]
Henry Foundation Drilling storage fabric structure in Langley, BC A new 52′ x 80′ CC Series storage fabric structure using was built earlier this year by Absolutely Covered for Henry Foundation Drilling in Langley, BC. Henry Drilling specialized in deep foundation services and tackles jobs that few other drilling companies can do. Find out more about Calhoun’s equipment storage facility […]
McEwen’s Fuels & Fertilizer gets a new facility in Alberta Installed in Fort Saskatchewan, this large VP Series fabric structure was built in March 2017 by Calhoun dealer, Coverco Buildings. At 140′ x 300′, McEwen’s Fuels & Fertilizers now has plenty of storage and processing space. Find out more about fabric structures for the Fertilizer industry and see the case study of […]
VP Series Fabric Structure Goes up in New York Installed near the Washington Bridge and in the heart of the Bronx, this great looking VP Series fabric structure was recently built by Calhoun dealer, Hybrid Building Solutions. At 65′ x 96′, there is plenty of protected storage for Manhattan Beer Distributors. […]
There are many choices available for salt storage buildings. However, as a public works professional, chances are you need to make the best of what you have. There are simple of solutions, such as a tarp thrown over a salt pile. Or, there are more permanent, environmentally-sound, and truck-friendly fabric or dome style buildings. Whatever your […]
What are Deep Pack Barns? Deep pack barns (DPB), also called compost bedding barns or pack barns, are designed to provide a comfortable shelter for cattle during inclement weather and are an interesting alternative to tie-stalling dairy herds. They are a covered structure with either a hard clay or concrete flooring. Though popular in Canada as […]
Time to Replace your Cover? Often it’s easy to know whether it is time to replace your fabric structure cover. You’ve noticed a large rip in the top, end or side of your fabric structure. Building covers are built to last. However, a fallen tree, equipment or vehicle impacts, or other unexpected accidents can damage your cover beyond repair. […]
Buying a Fabric Structure – The First Steps You’ve likely seen a fabric structure before whether it has been driving down the road, at a friend’s farm, or maybe you already have one on your own property. So, where do you start with the process of getting a structure built for your home or business? […]
Deciding on a Salt Storage Solution You have many options to choose from when building a salt storage solution. One main consideration is Corrosion Protection. Salt is highly corrosive to the frame and other internal elements. Solve this issue by using a hot-dip galvanized frame and by adding a protective coating to any area of the structure […]
CC Series 52′ Fabric Structure Calhoun fabric structures are ideal for commercial use such as salt storage. This month, Greystone Construction Company installed this 52′ CC Series building in Wichita, KS for both salt and sand storage.
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