Commercial Building in New Hampshire
Sunward Steel Buildings, Inc., was pleased to manufacture and supply this prefabricated metal building for a customer in Claremont, New Hampshire, in 2004.
Combining curb appeal with functionality, the building boasts a striking, aesthetically pleasing exterior and now serves as the corporate headquarters of the R.E. Hinkley Company, which supplies heating oil, kerosene, diesel fuel and propane for use in heating, cooling, plumbing and electrical efforts and assists clients with related installation and maintenance services. A trusted community resource for more than 50 years, R.E. Hinkley Co. is family-owned operation that prides itself on providing prompt, courteous service for residents of Claremont and surrounding western New Hampshire.
Key Features & Customizations
Attractive and eye-catching, this building serves as a prime example of just how far steel structures have come stylistically over the years, and it blends seamlessly with the surrounding, largely residential, community in terms of aesthetic appeal. Once erect, the building stands 50’x130’x18’ in size, and it features a broad, clear-span design that eliminates obstructions and maximizes space to work.
The building itself boasts a Stone Beige exterior, while its trim is a mix of Stone Beige and White. The corporate headquarters’ roof, meanwhile, is Dark Green in color, and it offers a 4:12 roof pitch. Additional features and customizations include (3) 3070 walk door openings enclosing (3) 3070 complete walk door systems and several enhancements added in adherence to local building codes, among them an 80-mph wind speed rating and a 60-psf snow load.
Affordable Corporate Construction Solutions
Typically cheaper, faster and easier to erect than wooden alternatives, pre-engineered steel buildings make ideal corporate environments and can also undergo customization to meet a broad variety of other business needs. Customizable features include everything from insulation packages and mezzanines to cranes and numerous other elements desired by today’s business owners, and steel buildings are also inherently low maintenance, making them easier to manage and protect than most alternatives.
This steel corporate headquarters has housed R.E. Hinkley Cos.’ operations for more than 15 years, offering a reliable, secure all-season space to conduct business. The only city in western New Hampshire’s Sullivan County, Claremont has a rich colonial and industrial history. The community lies about 38 miles north of Keene and about 65 miles outside Manchester.