Designing a building that will undergo oil and gas or energy industry use involves special considerations, and Sunward Steel has a long history of supplying hard-wearing, explosion-resistant steel building solutions for those who work in the oilfield. Rugged and easily erected, steel oil and gas buildings deliver the strength, security and safety features the industry demands, giving individuals and businesses an economical, sustainable and safer alternative to traditional wood or fabric construction.
Just what benefits does a metal energy industry building offer?
Steel is inherently noncombustible and fire-resistant, whereas wood frames and buildings are entirely combustible.
Sunward Steel has supplied numerous explosion-resistant metal buildings to those with oil and gas industry interests, enhancing safety for workers while helping business owners preserve and protect valuable assets.
Buildings erected on or near oil fields, mining operations and other sites where hazardous materials undergo regular use and handling require special accommodations, and Sunward Steel has a more than 40-year history of supplying premium-quality, pre-engineered steel buildings for use in extreme environments.
While employees who work in mining, oil production and the natural gas industry face near-constant risks and occupational hazards, blast-resistant steel buildings help mitigate these risks, allowing you to enhance safety and security for your entire team. Sunward Steel can work with you to customize a steel building that accommodates your specific needs, helping you safeguard workers, preserve valuable equipment and protect your business in the event that something unanticipated occurs.
Blast-Resistant Building Features
In addition to constructing our buildings from high-end steel, which is inherently fire-resistant, we can assist you in incorporating addition explosion-resistant materials into your building design. We have also assisted clients who incorporated the use of special sound boards into their buildings to further protect workers in the event of an explosion or similar emergency. According to USA Today, hearing loss is the nation’s single-most common work-related injury, so many of today’s business owners are taking additional preventative measures to protect their employees and reduce workers’ compensation costs.
Our explosion and blast-resistant buildings are ideal for use in the following industries, among others:
Oil and gas extraction/production
While virtually all building types require structural integrity and supreme durability, those used in these industries require an additional level of protection to accommodate increased occupational risks. If you are in the market for an affordable, safe and explosion-resistant metal building, count on Sunward Steel to deliver a structure that checks all the boxes.
The energy industry is constantly influx, but a pre-engineered steel building is both easily erectable and easily expandable, should the need present itself to change its size.
Oil and gas employees often face extreme temperatures and working conditions, and they also face unique demands in terms of housing heavy, valuable equipment. Steel buildings offer uncompromised strength and durability, standing strong in some of the nation’s harshest environments.
Sturdy, secure and noise-resistant, metal energy industry buildings are ideal for:
Oilfield service use
Alternative energy buildings
Maintenance equipment and related storage
If you are considering purchasing a prefabricated metal building for use in the oil, gas or energy industry, Sunward Steel has the knowledge and experience you need to make your vision a reality. When safety and security are on the line, you can never be too careful, but Sunward can help you design and create an affordable, functional and dependable building solution that enhances safety for your entire team.
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