The Canadian Farm Buildings Handbook ‘Good Practices’ section begins with the following: “Practices for the production of animals and plants change rapidly as new technology and management evolve, and so the structure and layout of farm buildings must also change.”1 Agri-storage includes housing crops, animals or equipment and pre-engineered steel farm buildings have emerged as a cost effective, long lasting solution for agri-storage.
Steel farm buildings first gained popularity in the 20th century. Pre-engineered steel buildings are an excellent choice for many applications. In agriculture steel buildings are commonly used for agri-storage as they can be constructed clearspan making them the ideal choice for animals, crops and large farming equipment.
The traditional barn was constructed using timbers but modern day agricultural buildings are typically steel buildings. Steel farm buildings gained popularity in the early 20th century.
By purchasing a pre-engineered steel building you are guaranteed to have bought the most durable and cost effective structure possible. Whether you need a barn, a shelter, equipment storage building, Global Steel is ready to get the job done. Our team of experts will make sure your livestock, machinery and crops are secure and dry. Our quality buildings make it happen. Choose a classic building or a more modern approach, Global can get your project done on time and on budget.
Advantages of a Pre-Engineered Steel Building for Agri-storage
When planning an upgrade or expansion Global Steel Buildings will work with you from project start to completion and help design a custom pre-engineered steel farm building to suit your specific requirements.
- Unaffected by mold and rodents
- Energy efficient
- Able to withstand harsh weather conditions
All of this equates to lower insurance, maintenance and upkeep costs, positively contributing to your bottom line.
Your building can be custom designed with wide openings to allow the largest possible agricultural system to drive in for storage and protection. Your investment will protect your most important assets, your equipment and your crops. There are no interior support columns and no low clearance cross beams. Equipment, feed storage, animal pens, tools, processing equipment can all be placed where it is more efficient for your agricultural operations.
Be confident knowing that we have the experience to provide you the quality building you expect. We are happy to advise you on the materials and methods that will add beauty and function to your new building. Increase profitability with lower operating costs and a building built to last
Contact Global Steel Buildings today for a no obligation quotation.