Monopitch steel buildings provide versatile and economic solutions for extending existing buildings   Ideal for the growing business, monopitch buildings, or lean-to’s as they are also known, can be used to create more storage or workshop space simply, quickly and economically. Existing roller shutter doors and personnel doors can be utilised to provide links from […]

From April 2015 CDM regulations have changed… To find out whether you need to appoint a CDM co-ordinator for your steel building project review the checklist :- To comply with current CDM regulations all projects must have….. Workers with the right experience and training Contractors to provide supervision & information A written construction plan When […]

MiracleLite Scout Hut

Steel buildings make a perfect solution for scout huts, sports clubs and as storage buildings for club equipment. An Affordable Building Option Affordability is key to many sports and social clubs and MiracleLite buildings offer great value for money. Designed to your Club’s Needs With a choice of door and window combinations and even mezzanine […]

Steel Building Frame designed to suit site conditions

Industrial Steel buildings lead the way for sustainable construction An industrial steel building is an environmentally friendly choice. Less natural resources will be used in it’s manufacture (compared to a more traditional structure) and the steel building envelope, which consists of a steel frame and steel cladding, is widely recyclable. Quick and safe construction Steel […]

As with all industries, suppliers of portal frame steel buildings have their own jargon. So, if you need clarification of the terms used in your quote here’s a quick explanation :- Building Width : the measurement from one side of the building (at the gable end) to the other (usually taken from the outer edge […]

Steel Building Frame designed to suit site conditions

Steel building Design – When buying a steel building one size definitely doesn’t suit all! Steel buildings must be designed to suit a particular site.  Various critical factors must be taken into account to ensure buildings meet current European standards for steel buildings. These factors include :- The average wind speeds & snow loadings of […]

Steel Framed Buildings & Fire Regulations UK Building Regulations require steel framed buildings to maintain structural stability when exposed to fire. Regulations vary between UK Countries but generally a steel framed building is required to retain its load bearing capacity for a reasonable time to allow occupants of the building to escape. The regulations vary […]

MiracleLite Engineering Workshop for Eurac Group

Steel buildings & changes in Building Regulations 2014 New steel buildings are subject to changes in Part L2A Building Regulations that came into effect on 6th April 2014.  The regulations introduce further measures to conserve fuel and power. Improvements in CO2 Emissions CO2 emissions for new buildings (other than dwellings) are required to be further […]

Here’s a simple overview of CE marking on steel framed buildings and an explanation of the effects the new legislation will have on building kits in the UK  :- What is CE Marking? From 1st July 2014 all fabricated steelwork supplied in the UK will need to be CE marked according to the Construction Products […]