Articles - Custom Applications

What Is Meant by a Temporary Building?

Companies across the United States are choosing temporary buildings over permanent ones for the various needs of their operations. As implied by its name, a temporary building is one that is not traditionally built with bricks and mortar. The benefits of choosing a temporary building, particularly a fabric structure from Big Top, are too numerous to ignore. Indeed, businesses that ...

What Is a Fabric Structure & How Can One Help Your Business?

More and more companies that need to expand their space to accommodate growing business needs turn to Big Top for a fabric structure rather than hiring a contractor to erect a permanent building. And, when you consider all the benefits that one of our shelters provide, it’s quite easy to see why. Unlike traditional buildings that are made from brick, ...

We Can Customize a Fabric Structure to Provide the Solution You’ve Been Looking for

Big Top is known throughout the industry for our high-quality and versatile custom fabric structures. Unlike some of our competitors that only offer a handful of models to choose from, we take the time to listen to our customers’ needs and then custom design the perfect shelter to meet them. Our can-do approach to design has helped companies across nearly ...

How Our Fabric Shelters Are Made

Big Top’s fabric shelters are prized in the industry for their durable build and flexible designs. Thanks to their versatility, our structures can be used in myriad ways across many different industries. As some examples, manufacturing companies use our shelters as warehouses, military personnel use them as sunshades and hangars, shipyard workers use them as fabrication facilities or blast and ...

What Defines a Temporary Structure?

Companies across nearly every industry often have a need for a temporary structure. If your business needs expanded space, you may be wondering what exactly a temporary structure is and how one can provide the solution you’re looking for. Here at Big Top, we design shelters to meet the precise needs of our clients. Here are some ways our structures ...

Do You Need a Permit for a Temporary Structure from Big Top?

Since 1979, Big Top has been designing and building temporary fabric structures for companies serving nearly every industry. We’re sought out again and again because of the numerous benefits our buildings can provide. If your company needs extra space for warehousing, equipment maintenance, storage, or myriad other uses, you may be wondering if you need to attain a permit to ...

Numerous Applications of Fabric Tension Structures

Businesses across nearly every industry rely on fabric tension structures to help with their operations and there are many reasons why. First and foremost, they cost less to build and require fewer materials than permanent buildings, and they take less time to construct. Plus, they don’t require a concrete foundation. In fact, they can be anchored to nearly anything, including ...

What Are the Benefits of a Temporary Industrial Building Over a Permanent One?

If your company is in need of an extra building, whether it be for warehousing, production, sandblasting containment, or another use, you may be wondering if you should choose a temporary industrial building over a permanent one. When you consider all the benefits that come with the former, the answer is easy – a fabric structure from Big Top can ...

How a Customizable Fabric Building Can Meet the Needs of Your Company

There are countless reasons why a business would need a weatherproof shelter to keep their operations running. These can range from storing equipment and materials to sandblasting and painting to providing personnel with a lunch room or safety meeting facility. Rather than shell out the expense of constructing a permanent building, companies across nearly every industry turn to Big Top ...

Fabric Temporary Structures for Businesses That Need a Versatile Shelter Solution

There are many reasons why businesses need temporary structures. Mining and mineral companies, for instance, often have operations being conducted out in the field, far away from any existing buildings. Maritime operators often require a containment facility for sandblasting and paint applications. Fixed-base operators need versatile sunshades for aircraft storage and maintenance. And so on. Businesses across nearly every industry ...

Fabric Shelters that Can Be Customized for a Range of Uses

When you need a new building to house your operations, store your materials, or for any other use your company may need, there are advantages to choosing a fabric structure over a permanent building. First and foremost, fabric shelters cost a lot less to build than a permanent building, and they can be constructed much quicker, saving you the costs ...

Custom Canvas Structures Designed Specifically for Your Business or Organization

If you need a versatile shelter solution to meet the needs of your business or organization, you can’t do much better than a fabric building from Big Top. Our custom canvas structures are specifically tailored to meet the unique requirements of each of our customers, making them an ideal option for nearly any industry. In fact, we’ve built shelters for ...

Customizable Fabric Roof Structures for Nearly Any Industry

Since 1979, Big Top Fabric Structures has been helping businesses across nearly every industry protect their equipment, house their field operations, and otherwise provide a shelter solution for myriad uses. One reason we are sought after again and again is the customizability that our fabric roof structures offer. Indeed, our products can be customized in countless ways, ensuring that whatever ...

Fabric Covered Shelters Customized for Nearly Any Industry

Big Top is the go-to source for businesses in nearly every industry that need a temporary shelter for their day-to-day operations. Our fabric covered shelters are built to last and can be customized by size, functionality, and with numerous accessories to meet your needs. You can rest assured that your equipment, materials, and staff will be well-protected from the elements ...

Customizable Fabric Structure Systems for All Types of Industries

Big Top’s fabric structure systems are used by companies across a great range of industries for myriad purposes thanks to their customizable design and protective features. Our structures can be built to nearly any size and can include numerous features to meet the needs of your business. For instance, we can construct an open-ended structure or an enclosed space complete ...