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We Love Steel

We are often confronted by customers who are trying to choose between our tension fabric buildings and steel buildings. Let’s get one thing straight: we love steel.

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Flexibility and Speed at Heart of Cooperative Purchase Agreements

The design-bid-build process can have multiple parties communicating, and miscommunicating, for what feels like forever; specs are reconsidered, delaying completion dates; and costs rise for maintenance and replacement parts. These are significant problem for public works projects where time is...

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Tension Fabric Structures: Ghost Stories

This week—in harmony with the season—we are going to visit some of stories we hear about fabric structures that are dubious, suspicious or completely without substance. They are, in fact, ghost stories, apparitions that look sort-of real at first glance but aren’t real at all. Grab your blanket,...

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Fabric Building: Imagine That

Our HR director had just come from a job fair, and she was talking about how it was difficult to describe what we, at Legacy Building Solutions, do. We decided to take a shot at it. If you’ve never been in one of our buildings, here’s what our fabric buildings are like.

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Why We use Precast concrete panels for Bulk Storage

Most of our bulk storage customers need walls inside their buildings to organize and separate things such as fertilizer, agricultural commodities, salt and sand. In these cases, we usually advise using precast concrete walls. They give customers better capacity, more flexibility and they allow...

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A Smarter Way to Purchase for Government Agencies, Large and Small

The government buying process can be notoriously complicated – often involving RFPs, bid letting and reams of paperwork. But state, local and educational (SLED) organizations can significantly cut through this red tape by using a cooperative purchasing agreement.

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Fast Frac Sand Storage: A Case Study

When you need to make a decision about frac sand storage, you usually need to make it fast. That doesn’t mean, however, you must take only what you can get. Our tension fabric structures can be customized to your needs and still meet your deadlines.

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Storing Salt Smartly

Salt is both non-negotiable and unforgiving. When you need it for snow events, you need it now. When you store it—because you must—its corrosive properties threaten the life cycle of whatever building houses it.

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Are Fabric Buildings the Automotive Industry’s Ideal Storage Solution?

Auto parts manufacturers face many challenges in today’s low margin, high volume environment. Warehousing components and tooling is a significant cost that falls under scrutiny more than ever before. Options for expansion of storage space today include prefabricated and custom-built solutions...

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Durable Fabric Building Construction

As manufacturing businesses grow, they need more space to house equipment and product, and they need it fast. Conventional, monocover fabric buildings are inexpensive, fast and easy to construct, but fail to meet industry standards for extreme weather resistance and need to be entirely reskinned...

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