Rocket Steel Buildings® Canada Metal Building Features

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  • With over 50 years of building design experience, Rocket Steel Buildings® Canada produces quality steel buildings, metal buildings and building kits
  • Quick and easy "do-it-yourself" construction. Our buildings can be of any length you may require, so that length expansion is simple
  • Trained and dedicated technicians help you along the way, responding to your inquiries and discussing your needs, giving you a personalized quote on your steel buildings specifications.
  • Our buildings come with a 35-year rust-through perforation warranty on AZ55 Galvalume®
  • All Rocket steel buildings are made in North America using the best commercial steel available
  • Our pre-engineered buildings are very durable buildings. Our buildings are designed to endure inclement weather conditions - thunderstorms, heavy snows and even hurricanes.
  • Our steel buildings are both affordable and economical
  • Environmentally safe
  • Never need painting
  • Virtually maintenance-free
  • Fire-resistant
  • Our buildings are versatile and can be used for virtually any commercial, industrial, residential, farm and agricultural building application

Rocket Steel Buildings® Canada VS The Competition

Rocket Steel Buildings® Canada Panel Overlap

Rocket Canada Steel Buildings require no caulking for waterproofing because the last 9" of panel is smooth allowing the panels to fit snugly together. This makes assembly simple and easy, thus saving 30-40% on construction time.

Competition's Panel Overlap

The last 9" of our competitor's panels are crimped preventing them from fitting snugly together. This makes it difficult to assemble because alignment with drift pins is required adding 30-40% more construction time. Caulking is also required for waterproofing taking up even more time because each overlap requires 4 rows of caulking to prevent leaks from occurring.

Rocket Steel Buildings® Canada Panel Crimping

Crimps are together and smaller in depth preventing buckling problems. This gives our panel 25% more strength.

Competition's Panel Crimping

Crimps are farther apart and larger in depth creating buckling problems and an overall weaker panel.

Rocket Steel Buildings® Canada Hardware

Steel Fasteners
  • Grade 2, indented hex head flange bolt with JS1000™ coating
  • Assembled with a poly washer and a 5/16-18 square nut with a JS1000™ coating.
  • JS1000™ fasteners that have been tested and proven to remain rust-free in over 1000 hours of salt spray testing.
  • Hexavalent Chromium Free and R.O.H.S.compliant and environmentally friendly
  • Provides the same performance as a stainless steel fastener but is more cost effective
  • Download our steel fastener brochure for more information.

Competition's Hardware

Other steel building companies use zinc fasteners:

- no JS Clear Coat

- not spray tested

Rocket Steel Buildings® Canada Arch Specification

  • Material minimum 0.030
  • Minimum grading
  • Less tolerance variation
  • High resistance against corrosion
  • 35-year rust-through perforation warranty on AZ55 Galvalume®
  • Florida testing approval for high wind velocity, up to 150mph. Florida approval number FL-5897

Competition's Arch Specification

  • Material minimum less than 0.030
  • Nominal grading
  • Greater tolerance variation
  • Some use galvanized zinc coating - no warranty
  • Low resistance against corrosion
  • Only a 20 year warranty
  • No Florida testing approval

Rocket Steel Buildings® Canada Arch Material

  • Rust through warranty
  • Minimum yield = 50 ksi
  • ASCE building codes
  • 9" overlap of panels
  • 16 gauge beam equivalent at overlap with two rows of bolts, 0.030 overlap over a 0.030 overlap = 0.060

Competition's Arch Material

  • Minimum yield = 50 ksi
  • No ASTM standards
  • No ASCE building codes
  • 7" overlap of panels
  • Weaker overlap with one row of bolts

Rocket Steel Buildings® Canada Endwall Panel

Rocket Canada's steel building endwall panel is made up of AZ55, which is a compound of 55% aluminum, 43.5% zinc and 1.5% silicone, which make them highly resistant to corrosion. They are backed by a 35-year rust-through perforation warranty on AZ55 Galvalume®. These steel building panels also have a Florida testing approval for high wind velocity (150mph). Florida approval number FL-5898.

Competition's Endwall Panel

Other steel building manufacturers have a panel made up of AZ50, which are 50% aluminum, 48.5% zinc and 1.5% silicone. They only back their building with a 20 year warranty and no Florida testing.

Rocket Steel Buildings® Canada Colour Options

  • Endwalls and Arches
  • Polyester silicon or paint for the endwalls
  • 22 gauge, 50,000 ksi
  • Up to 150 mph high wind velocity Florida testing. Florida approval number FL-3895
  • Warranty against
    • Peeling
    • Flaking
    • Loss of adhesion
  • Various colours offered on arch panels
  • Designed to withstand the strictest of wind codes up to 150 mph
  • Up to 150mph wind velocity in Florida testing approval. Florida approval number FL-5897
  • Come with coloured bolts

Competition's Panel Colour Options

  • Endwalls
  • No colour endwalls
  • No Florida testing approval
  • Not designed to withstand the strictest of wind codes
  • Arches
  • Arch panels are not offered in colour
  • Not designed to withstand the strictest of wind codes
  • No Florida testing approval

Rocket Steel Buildings® Canada Panel Manufacturing

  • We are subject to state, provincial and federal laws because we manufacture in North America
  • Over 50 years of experience in the steel building industry
  • One of the largest manufacturers of arch steel buildings in the world
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