When storing bulk materials, including road salt, frac sand, fertilizer or agricultural commodities, there are two primary storage methods: horizontal (covered or uncovered) and vertical (silos, bins).
Extreme cold rarely grabs headlines, but it is a persistent problem in many parts of the world. Buildings are often constructed to provide protection from cold weather and snow.
Most industries do not leave their important assets out in the elements. Rain, snow, UV rays, hail and other elements damage metal, plastic and upholstery – often this damage is permanent and causes significant financial and time loss.