Legacy Building Solutions constructs fabric aircraft hangars. This unique hybrid building system results in the benefits of a lightweight, translucent fabric roof with the strength of a steel frame system.
Engineered fabric shelters by Legacy Building Solutions have the design-build capabilities, rapid erection and custom designs needed for the mining, gas and oil industries.
Legacy structures are constructed on a rigid steel frame with fabric cladding. The solid web beams are available hot-dip galvanized for corrosion resistance; primed or painted frames are available when corrosion is less of a concern.
Engineered fabric structures have inherent advantages for exploration, well development, drilling, production and site abandonment.
Relocate, reduce or expand fabric buildings
Tension fabric structures are designed as permanent structures but can be relocated, reduced or expanded as needed. Architectural cladding has no protrusions and can be rolled up and reshipped as required, much more cheaply than steel. Thanks to the quick construction and experienced installation crews, relocating fabric buildings is a hassle-free operation.
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Fabric structures designed to meet project specifications
Each structure is designed and engineered to meet project specifications. Environmental loads, including wind, snow and seismic, are designed to meet or exceed site-specific local codes. Additional loads from conveyors, cranes, fire-suppression systems and similar hanging loads are also engineered into the building structure.
Fabric building applications in mining, oil and gas
Because there are no standard building sizes, there are no standard applications. Each design-built fabric structure is created to meet or exceed project specifications, including the length, width, clearance, door placement and configuration required.
Some potential applications for oil and gas production include:
- Bulk storage for frac sand and other materials
- Vehicle maintenance facilities
- Winter hoarding
- Recreation and meal tents
Fabric structures with multiple foundation options
Fabric structures are more lightweight than conventional buildings, resulting in more options for foundations. Precast panels or cast-in-place concrete are popular options, although smaller foundations, such as earth anchors or helicals, are also available.
Fabric buildings customized to meet your needs
Legacy is committed to bespoke structures that meet your project needs. Our unique engineering capability and rigid steel frame allow Legacy to add lean-tos, offset peaks, lightning-suppression systems, active or passive ventilation, conveyors, cranes and more.
Most fabric building companies don’t have the rigid frame or engineering capacity to custom design a custom structure to meet your current and future needs. Consult with Legacy first for maximum efficiency and functionality of your building.
Turnkey solutions for fabric shelters
Legacy’s crews are the most experienced in the fabric shelter industry. Our in-house engineers and building designers provide accurate quotes and work with you to create the perfect building for your business needs. Professional crews travel to any location and conduct safe, efficient building erection, with no hassle for you. You’ll work with the same salesman throughout the building process and a warrantee grants you peace of mind for years to come. One call to Legacy gets it all started; you focus on your operation and we’ll take care of your shelter needs.
About Legacy Building Solutions
Legacy was the first company to apply fabric cladding to a rigid steel frame. Our experienced crew engineers, sells, manufactures and installs custom fabric structures worldwide.
Legacy Building Solutions is able to offer bespoke fabric structures designed to customers’ individual requirements and specifications.
Legacy Building Solutions is proud to offer customised structures built to your exact requirements.
Current economic conditions have created an urgent demand for high-quality industrial structures.
Corrosion is the deterioration of metal caused by the reaction of metal with the environment.
US-based custom fabric structure specialist Legacy Building Solutions is pleased to announce that the company has appointed Eric Donnay as its new vice-president of sales.
US-based engineered fabric shelter provider Legacy Building Solutions is pleased to announce its latest customised tension fabric, ExxoTec™.
South Haven, Minnesota-based company Legacy Building Solutions is pleased to announce the company has appeared in the Inc. 5000 list of America's fastest-growing private companies for the second consecutive year.
Pontotoc Sands Company has invested in new storage facilities totalling approximately 20,000t in capacity, due to the increased demand for frac sand near El Reno, Oklahoma.
US-based fabric structure manufacturer Legacy Building Solutions is pleased to announce it has expanded the scope of its construction management services with the addition of a new construction manager Scott Jones.
Being the first company established in a given market is an obvious way of establishing industry dominance, especially in fast-moving sectors such as fracking.
Nebraska-based Wholesale and retail fertiliser distributor Central Valley needed to replace a storage facility that had been damaged by wind and corrosion.
Legacy Building Solutions, a nationwide and international manufacturer of custom tension fabric structures on a rigid steel frame, has recently been ranked on the Engineering News-Record Top 600 Specialty Contractors list for the third year in a row.
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35th Annual List Ranks Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America.
With the recent hot weather, keeping cool is the forefront of everyone's mind. Keep people and stored material cool in a fabric structure. All fabric buildings provide shade, lower thermal conductivity and ventilation. For more active cooling options, roof-mounted solar panels, energy-efficient design and even off-the-grid options save on energy costs while providing active climate control options.
Best Supporting Role: Legacy Building Solutions' Rigid Steel Frame Enables Roof-Mounted Solar Panels Adaptable and resilient, Legacy Building Solutions' custom-engineered structure is key element in award-winning design.
Adaptable and resilient, Legacy Building Solutions’ custom-engineered structure is key element in award-winning design.
This webcast draws on more than a century of experience designing, engineering, manufacturing and constructing fabric structures for buyers, ranging from small business owners to sports teams to Fortune 100 corporations.
Bechtel, Barnard Construction and EllisDon converged to form BBE Hydro Constructors, a consortium of contractors to work on the Keeyask generating system on Manitoba's Nelson River.
Legacy Building Solutions, a leading designer, manufacturer and installer of tension fabric buildings, has opened a new satellite office in Santiago, Chile.
Corrosion - caused by humidity, sea air, chemicals, fertilizers, road salt and more - significantly increases maintenance costs and shortens the lifespan of industrial buildings
Legacy Building Solutions has named Jim Kumpula as general manager for Canada.
Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is a major buzzword within oil and gas production in the US and Canada today.