MiracleLite cold rolled steel building

Steel is rapidly becoming the most widely used material for commercial & industrial construction, but when are hot rolled steel buildings used and what are the advantages of using cold rolled steel? The Science Steel is manufactured using two different methods – hot rolling and cold rolling. The criteria that determines whether steel is hot […]

Monopitch steel building

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 your […]

Industrial Building

A question customers often ask us here at Miracle Span is “Do I need planning permission for my new steel building?” Firstly, its a good idea to talk to your local planning department Arrange an informal discussion with your local authority planning department to discuss your intended project. It’s often possible to get a good […]

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 […]