Articles - Engineering

How Does a Fabric Structure Protect Against the Weather?

Big Top’s fabric structures are the go-to solution for companies that need a shelter for their operations but don’t want to shell out the expense of constructing a permanent building. Indeed, our fabric buildings cost much less and take less time to build than traditional brick-and-mortar buildings, but that doesn’t mean they are any less reliable when the weather turns ...

The Benefits of Mounting a Fabric Structure to Shipping Containers

One of the many versatile advantages of a Big Top fabric structure is its ability to be anchored to nearly anything, including gravel, asphalt, ecology blocks, and even shipping containers. Shipping containers, in fact, can provide a wealth of benefits when used as a foundation for our shelters because they: Cost Less Than Other Options When considering the costs of ...

How Long Do Fabric Buildings Last?

When you compare the benefits of a temporary fabric building from Big Top over a permanent, brick-and-metal building, it’s easy to understand why companies across nearly every industry partner with us. Our buildings cost less to construct, are energy efficient, and can be relocated if necessary. But, some may be wondering if a fabric structure will last as long as ...