The Role Of Agricultural Buildings In Sustainable Farming

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In today’s rapidly changing world, sustainable farming practices are more critical than ever for the environment and the long-term viability of the agriculture industry. One often overlooked component in the sustainability equation is the role of agricultural buildings. Modern steel buildings, designed with eco-friendliness and operational efficiency in mind, are invaluable assets for the forward-thinking […]

Asbestos Tax Relief

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Picture this: you’re renovating your property, and suddenly, the word ‘asbestos’ enters the conversation. It’s not a word we often think about, but it can be a game-changer when it comes to your plans and budget. As a business owner, you might be concerned about the costs of removing asbestos. But what if I told […]

A deep dive into Hot-Rolled Steel

Open span helicopter hanger at Breighton Aerodrome, with helicopter inside

Hot Rolled steel, how is it made? Hot rolled steel is created through a process of heating up steel above its recrystallisation threshold (around 1700˚F or 925˚C) which refines the grain structure to make it more uniform,, which in turn results in a stronger material. Heating up to such high temperatures reduces the internal stresses […]

How much does a steel building cost?

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Navigating the world of steel buildings can be complex, especially when it comes to understanding the costs involved. This article aims to shed light on the factors that influence the steel building price, providing you with a guide to make an informed decision. Whether you’re considering a steel building for an aircraft hangar, an MOT […]

Prefabricated Steel Buildings; Modern Construction Solutions

Large Steel building with 4 no. Open Roller Doors, and external stairs. Clad in white Kingspan Cladding

Are you looking to update your construction strategy and explore advanced solutions? Prefabricated steel buildings are ideal for modern businesses seeking intelligent, efficient building solutions that meet various needs. By using prefabricated steel materials, architects and engineers can craft viably durable structures with quick assembly timeframes at lower costs than traditional methods. In this blog […]

Steel Storage Buildings: The Ultimate Guide

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For business owners and agricultural workers looking for secure, low-maintenance storage solutions. They provide excellent protection against harsh weather conditions and theft. Still, given their modular construction and design flexibility, you can use cost savings compared to traditional brick-and-mortar options. With the rising popularity of using steel storage units as a viable alternative to other […]

Everything You Need to Know About Steel Storage Buildings

Large Storage Building with mezzanine floor

Understanding Storage Buildings Storage buildings are an essential component for various commercial and domestic purposes. A storage building is a structure used for storing goods, equipment, or other items. Metal storage buildings are among the most popular types of storage buildings available in the market. They are strong, durable, and long-lasting. Outdoor storage buildings are […]

UK Building Control & Regulations: Everything You Need to Know

The internal view of a Steel Framed Building which is to be used as a workshop & MOT building

Building Regulations Building regulations are a set of standards and rules that ensure the safety, health, and welfare of people in and around buildings. These regulations are mandatory and apply to most types of buildings and structures, including steel buildings like those constructed by Springfield Steel Buildings. Compliance with building regulations is essential to prevent […]

Understanding CDM Regulations 2015 for Steel Building Construction


What are CDM Regulations 2015? CDM Regulations 2015, also known as Construction Design and Management Regulations, are legal requirements designed to ensure that construction work is carried out safely and efficiently. The regulations apply to all construction projects, regardless of size or duration, and aim to reduce the risk of accidents, injuries, and fatalities in […]

The Ultimate Guide to Steel Portal Frames: Benefits, Uses, and Advancements

Bespoke steel framed building at Elstree Aerodrome in Hertfordshire with groundworks and full construction works and insulated Aircraft Jewers Doors by Springfield Steel Buildings. The building will store aircraft, aeroplanes and helicopters

Portal frames are a popular structural frame used in steel building design. They consist of two columns and two horizontal beams, known as rafters, that form a rigid, stable structure. Typically, the columns are located at the corners of the building, while the rafters span between them to form the roof. Steel portal frames are […]

Visualising Your Dream Steel Building: The Power of 3D Design

A 3D Design of a small Steel Building MOT Workshop in Derby

Introduction to 3D Design The process of designing a steel building can prove to be a challenging and complex endeavour for many clients, as visualising how the building will look in reality can be difficult. This obstacle often leads to ill-informed decisions about the design and features of the building. This is where the power […]

Discover the Advantages of Steel Buildings

A steel-framed HGV workshop in Yorkshire, with several large bays for servicing and repairing heavy-duty vehicles, and a modern office space visible in the background.

Discover the Advantages of Steel Buildings : Unleash the Power of Steel The use of steel buildings in the construction sector has experienced a large increase in popularity, due in no small part to their numerous advantages over other conventional building materials. This article aims to discover the advantages of steel buildings and to explore why […]