Portsmouth Salt Store

Shufflebottom has supplied three steel-framed buildings to Gateway Building Services Ltd of Southampton, which undertook an industrial development in Portsmouth for Colas Ltd.


2010 Gateway Portsmouth salt store

The buildings are:

Workshop, 12.5m by 8.2m with a height of 5.486m to the eaves. The steelwork is shotblast to B.S. SA2.5 and painted with zinc-phosphate high-build primer. The roof cladding is 0.7mm single-skin plastic-coated box-profile with curved eaves.

Salt barn, 12m by 15m and 6m high to the eaves, the steelwork shotblast to B.S. SA2.5, with a hot-dipped galvanised finish. The roof is clad in natural grey P6R fibre cement. All four sides, apart from the doorways, have pre-stressed concrete panels, 180mm thick by 5m high.

Industrial building, 20.5m long by 13m wide, and 5m up to the eaves. The shotblast steelwork has a hot-dipped galvanised finish. Kingspan 0.5mm leathergrain plastic-coated box-profile 80mm composite insulated panels clad the roof.

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