The sun’s rays are used to grow plants, and can even serve as a sustainable source of energy. But the ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun can also cause damage. In addition to the well-documented effects of UV rays on skin, UV rays are known to propagate unwanted plant life, and cause plastic,...
Harvesting the oil and gas that power society is a tough job, involving safety hazards, harsh environments and other obstacles. Keeping the operation under cover can make the job safer and more pleasant.
One of the advantages of fabric buildings is increased energy efficiency. It is well-known that the natural light that comes in through the walls and ceiling allows for significant savings on lighting costs inside the building.
It’s often said that practice makes perfect. And while it may be a stretch to say practice makes perfect, it’s true that practice makes better.
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.