Fiberglass Buildings & Shelters – Equipment Protection

 

Fiberglass buildings and shelters are crucial in protecting various equipment in outdoor settings. Containing important tools and industrial equipment in durable fiberglass shelters provides protection from harsh conditions such as extreme temperatures, snow, rain, strong winds, and more.

The Benefits of Using Fiberglass for Buildings & Shelters

Fiberglass offers a wide range of benefits over concrete and other materials used for buildings and shelters. These benefits include:

fiberglass buildings shelters benefits

Cost-Effectiveness

Although fiberglass may have a higher upfront cost compared to other materials, the longevity, low maintenance, and ease of installation make it the more cost-effective choice in the long run. Fiberglass does not rot, corrode, or change shape over time, making it the superior option in terms of long-lasting performance.

Durability

Fiberglass shelters are corrosion resistant and can withstand wet environmental conditions. Wood and other materials would require expensive treatments to have similar performance. Fiberglass also has the added benefit of not expanding or contracting when exposed to extreme temperatures, which lowers the risk of wear and cracking over time.

Visually Appealing

Fiberglass is one of the few building materials that look exactly the same 30 years after construction. It is also available in various colors that won’t fade or chip over time, as the color is incorporated during the manufacturing process.

Sound Absorbent

The sound absorbent properties of fiberglass allow it to significantly reduce noise levels. This makes it a great option for buildings and shelters that contain loud engines, machinery, and other equipment.

Safety

Fiberglass offers enhanced safety compared to other materials. It does not conduct electricity or heat, resists corrosive chemicals, and can be made from non-porous resins to deliver antimicrobial properties. The material is also lightweight, making it safer to lift and install.

Easy Installation

Since fiberglass is lightweight, it is easier and quicker to install. In the rare instances that a fiberglass shelter needs repairs, fiberglass can be repaired much more easily compared to concrete and other materials.

Customizability

Fiberglass can be molded into a variety of shapes to create the desired building design. The customizability of fiberglass also eliminates the need for secondary finishing.

Types of Industrial Equipment Protected

Fiberglass Buildings & Shelters Equipment Protection

Fiberglass enclosures and shelters provide storage and protection for a wide range of applications, including but not limited to:

  • Industrial equipment and instrumentation
  • Safety equipment
  • Emergency spill equipment
  • Chlorination equipment
  • Radio repeater shelters
  • Switchgear transformers
  • Pumps
  • Generators
  • Corrosive and hazardous chemical equipment
  • Telecommunications equipment
  • Wellheads
  • Water samplers
  • Power equipment
  • Radar equipment

Fiberglass Shelters, Buildings, and Enclosures from VPC

VPC offers standard and custom fiberglass shelters, buildings, and enclosures for a wide range of industries. With our state-of-the-art technology, we can provide high-quality and cost-effective fiberglass shelters to combat various chemical and environmental challenges. Our sales and engineering staff will work with you to ensure your shelter meets the needs of your intended application.

Our Products and Custom Capabilities

VPC offers the following fiberglass products:

STANDARD EQUIPMENT ENCLOSURES

Standard Equipment Enclosures

 

STANDARD FIBERGLASS BUILDINGS

Standard Fiberglass Buildings

 

CUSTOMIZED FIBERGLASS BUILDINGS

Customized Fiberglass Buildings

 

  • Standard equipment enclosures. Our standard fiberglass equipment enclosures are durable and come in sizes ranging from 29″ x 29″ to 72″ x 72″. These enclosures offer superior strength and feature an exterior gel coat for corrosion protection and easy maintenance.
  • Standard fiberglass buildings. These buildings are one-piece fiberglass enclosures that come equipped with a door and stainless-steel hardware.
  • Customized fiberglass buildings. When standard buildings and enclosures won’t work, VPC offers customized fiberglass buildings according to your unique specifications. Our engineering staff and experienced fabricators will turn your design into a reality, delivering a functional and cost-effective shelter for your exact needs.

Industries Served

VPC’s fiberglass buildings can be used in the following industries:

  • Air Handling/Heating, Ventilation, & Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • Marine
  • Chemical
  • Mining
  • Power
  • Oil & Gas
  • Security & Transportation
  • Water & Wastewater
  • Telecommunication

 

Contact Our Experts for Innovative Fiberglass Shelter Solutions

Fiberglass buildings offer a reliable solution for protecting various industrial tools and equipment. At VPC, we have decades of experience in manufacturing fiberglass buildings and shelters to meet a range of customer requirements. When you work with us, you gain access to:

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  • Short lead times
  • Comprehensive engineering capabilities
  • Diverse product offerings
  • High-quality custom work
  • Elite customer service

To learn more about our fiberglass buildings, shelters, and enclosures, or to get started on your custom solution, contact us or request a quote today.