Steel Frame Building
Bringing You the Best Design in Rigid Frame Steel Buildings
Steel frame buildings are excellent alternatives to traditional wood-based construction. Steel building kits not only provide unmatched durability and longevity, but require much less maintenance, offer unmatched energy efficiency, are fully customizable to your needs and are cost-effective not only at the time of the build but over the life of the building. Plus, steel frame construction time is much shorter than the time required to erect a traditional build. If you’re looking for a steel structure fast, choose one with an industry-leading warranty and unbelievable customization options. Choose one of the steel building kits from Worldwide Steel.
Worldwide Steel Buildings is a supplier and manufacturer of prefab rigid frame steel buildings. We are dedicated to bringing our customers the best value in their steel building needs. Our rigid frame steel buildings are created for multiple uses from manufacturing, warehousing, retail, residential, mini storage, churches, and many other commercial and agricultural uses.
Our trained staff will help you from concept to delivery. Curious about what kind of door spacing you need for your building, which clear span would be ideal, what the building codes and snow loads are in your area? Our experts know!
We’ve designed the construction method for our steel frame buildings to be truly DIY. Even if you have no previous construction experience, you’ll find the Worldwide Steel construction process simple and straightforward.
By using our online 3D design software, we are able to customize a building to meet your needs. Worldwide Steel Buildings is located in the Midwest with multiple shipping locations. When you need the steel framing and accessories of your new building to be manufactured right, you can depend on Worldwide Steel Buildings.
Recent Rigid Frame Steel Building Projects
Steel Frame Building Technical Information
Worldwide Steel Buildings creates commercial and industrial buildings using MBS software. The Buildings are manufactured in an AISC-MB manufacturing facility.
What Does That Mean to our Customers?
Buildings will be created to meet your specific codes
Buildings are optimized to build a quality building at the best possible price
AISC-MB Manufacturing Facility
Most comprehensive quality certification program of its kind
Detailing processes are audited to ensure requested codes are being met and that all proper standards are being applied
Raw materials are audited, including use of proper standards, tracking of mill certifications, etc.
Manufacturing process is audited, including machinery calibrations, measuring tools, welding certifications, etc.
All audits are performed on-site by third parties at each plant.
Steel Building Colors
We have a wide variety of colors to choose from for your rigid frame steel buildings.
Steel Frame Building Sizes
Complete metal building packages can be customized and combined with other materials to create an aesthetically sound building for your special requirements. Worldwide Steel Buildings offers a wide array of structural systems including clearspan rigid frame, modular rigid frame, tapered beam, and lean-to. All are available in standard or long bay options. Your building can be produced to virtually any desired dimension to achieve the optimal solution for your building requirements. All buildings are in accordance with the MBMA Metal Building Systems Manual and adhere to your specified buildings code.
Worldwide Steel Buildings also offers open web truss building packages in widths of 12′ through 100′ clearspan with side wall heights 8′ through 20′. Other sizes and heights available upon request.
Steel Building Erection Manuals
We created our steel frame buildings with the do-it-yourselfer in mind. All Worldwide Steel Building trusses are pre-punched and easily bolt together and have the purlin and girt clips factory welded for the easiest construction method. All steel purlins and girts attach to the clips with self-drilling screws. Your sheet metal attaches to the purlins and girts with colored, self-drilling screws that are flanged and self-sealing to prevent leaks, making frame construction and finish easy. Your steel structure kit also comes with a step-by-step erection manual to guide you or your local contractor from the start of your steel framing through the completion of your building.
These tapered framing members are typically used in clearspan situations from 40 ft. to 150 ft. It can be either gable or single slope. Common roof slopes of 1 in 4 to 4 in 12 are offered. When large clearspan areas are required for special industrial and commercial projects, the clearspan frame is typically the economical choice. The clearspan can be used with either cold-formed purlins or open web joists.
The solid web rigid frame with interior columns provides multiple spans on wider buildings. It can be either gable or single slope. This frame type is economical with individual spans of 40 feet to 80 feet and building widths from 80 feet to 300 feet plus. Roof Slopes are 1 in 4 to 1 in 12.
The straight column rigid frame is ideal for maximum efficiency of interior space. It is suitable for all types of small buildings that require clearspans from 20 feet to 60 feet. Roof slopes of 1 in 4 to 1 in 12 are available. The Tapered Beam frame is ideal for partitioning interior bays and small crane support systems.