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The Value of Industrial Awnings

Awnings date back to ancient Egypt where animal skins and woven mats were hung on poles to create shade and shelter from the burning sun. Sunshades and the technology used have altered significantly from being plain utilitarian constructions to the highly adaptable state that you see today.   What are ...

Patio Pride

For this award-winning project, we needed to create two custom shade sails with curved steelwork and asymmetrical elements based on a concept our client saw on an architectural website – one for the patio and the other a car park shade structure. The steelwork for the main entrance or patio ...

Cantilever Marvel Outdoor Awnings

It was challenging for our client to find an outdoor awnings supplier in Brisbane who could give them exactly what they were after, as all suppliers they approached told them it cannot be done. They were about to settle for a standard metal structure when they were recommended to speak ...

Looking to Install Insulated Polycarbonate Roof Panels in Brisbane?

Insulated panels or ‘sandwich’ panels can be a great option for your commercial property if you’re looking for a roofing solution that offers spanning capabilities and thermally insulating properties. Insulated polycarbonate roof panels come in a range of colours and designs, so it’s easy to customise a roof that is ...

Looking for Affordable, Quality Polycarbonate Roofing in Brisbane?

Are you looking for a roofing solution in Brisbane and surrounds that is versatile and can easily be customised to suit your commercial property’s architecture and aesthetics? Polycarbonate roofing is a lightweight yet virtually unbreakable shade solution with superpowers to withstand extremely high and low temperatures, making it ideal for ...

Architectural Design Intent Meets Buildability

Polycarbonate products are an ever-developing area and Versatile Structures played a key part in delivering two custom-designed polycarbonate roofing shade structures for West End Urban Common on behalf of the Brisbane City Council. This particular polycarbonate roofing and steel project had excessive design and fabrication challenges to support the buildability ...