Barrel Vault structures

Our barrel vault shade structures provide an attractive large span shelter solution suitable for a wide range of applications. Typical applications include pool covers, school assembly, basketball courts and play areas.

The structure is available with a shade or waterproof membrane cover. It can also include a perimeter frame allowing the addition of optional gutters for water collection as well as curtains and blinds for total protection.

Barrel vault shelter Pulteney Grammar School Adelaide SA

Weathersafe Barrel Vault features

  • Achieve massive spans covering large areas cost effectively
  • Waterproof or shade structures
  • Ideal where single spans of 10m or more are required or where heights must exceed 4m above ground level
  • Heating and lighting options available
  • Galvanized steel frame
  • Powder coat finish optional
  • Coloured membrane
  • Engineered & wind rated

Barrel vault structures are a versatile structure and can offer a solution for that hard to cover area, like a walkway or between two buildings. The arched design ensures adequate water run off, which can be directed to existing storm water or optional guttering can be incorporated into the design. Barrel vaults with curved steel components can effortlessly cover large areas. The fabric roofed structure will allow soft light, reduced noise and reflect heat unlike other hard roofed structures.

Typical applications:

Swimming pools, school assembly areas, basketball and tennis courts

Key design advantages:

Ideal solution where heights must exceed 4m above ground level and wide spans are required


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