Press Releases

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September 17, 2013

Whirlwind Steel Develops Multiuse Facility

Summary:

Whirlwind Steel Buildings, an industry-leading steel building manufacturer and distributor, recently completed manufacture of a new multiuse facility in Hempstead, TX.

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August 07, 2013

Whirlwind Steel Completes Manufacture of Gulfport, MS Church

Summary:

Houston-based steel building manufacturer and distributor, Whirlwind Steel Buildings, has completed work on a new, 11,460-square foot church building in Gulfport, Mississippi. At 90’-0” x 120’-0” x 24’-0”, the metal building boasts an exterior drive-thru canopy.

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July 23, 2013

Whirlwind Steel Completes Work on 18,000 Square-Foot Storage Facility

Summary:

Houston-based steel building manufacturer and distributor, Whirlwind Steel Buildings, recently erected a new, 18,000 square-foot metal warehouse facility in Kyle, TX. At 70’-0" by 225’-0" by 16’0", the structure boasts a 26 gauge Super Span X roof and partitioned walls in Polar White, as well as special bracing to accommodate the individual storage units.

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July 9, 2013

Whirlwind Steel Manufactures 20,000 Square-Foot Facility

Summary:

Whirlwind Steel Buildings, a leading Houston-area metal building manufacturer and distributor, recently completed manufacture of a new warehouse in Beaumont, TX. At 20,000 square-feet, the steel warehouse stands 100'-0" by 100'-0" by 20'-0" and features a Super Span X roof in Cool White.

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June 25,  2013

Whirlwind Steel Completes Work on Conroe, TX Steel Manufacturing Facility

Summary:

Houston-area metal building manufacturer and distributor, Whirlwind Steel Buildings, has completed work on a new 7500 square-foot manufacturing facility located in Conroe, TX.

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June 11,  2013

Whirlwind Steel Manufactures Custom Metal Hangar & Warehouse

Summary:

Houston-based metal building manufacturer and distributor, Whirlwind Steel Buildings, recently manufactured a 10,000 square-foot metal hangar and warehouse in Hartwick, Iowa.

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May 28, 2013

Whirlwind Steel Completes Tellepsen Arena for Great Southwest Equestrian Center

Summary:

Houston-area metal building manufacturer and distributor, Whirlwind Steel Buildings, recently completed work on the 160’ x 250’ x 20’ Tellepsen Arena at the Great Southwest Equestrian Center in Katy, Texas.

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April 24, 2013

Whirlwind Steel Manufactures Warehouse for International Nutrition Company

Summary:

Houston-area metal building manufacturer and distributor, Whirlwind Steel Buildings, completed work on a 40,000 warehouse facility for international vitamin supplier, DSM Nutritional Products. Located in Freeport, TX, the metal warehouse measures 160’ by 250’ by 20’ and features hot-dip-galvanized steel.

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April 9, 2013

Whirlwind Steel Demonstrates Ongoing Commitment to Green Building Practices

Summary:

In celebration of Earth Day 2013, Houston-based Whirlwind Steel Buildings, an industry-leading manufacturer of eco-friendly metal buildings, has reiterated its commitment to sustainable, green building practices.

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March 14, 2013

Whirlwind Steel Manufactures Multi-unit Naranjo Museum of Natural History

Summary:

Whirlwind Steel Buildings, a Houston-based metal building manufacturer, recently manufactured a three-building natural history museum in Lufkin, TX.

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February 26, 2013

Whirlwind Steel Manufactures New Fire Station for City of Liberty

Summary:

Houston-based metal building manufacturer and distributor, Whirlwind Steel Buildings, recently completed work on a new firehouse for the City of Liberty, TX.

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February 6, 2013

Whirlwind Steel Completes Work on Southern Tire Mart Warehouse

Summary:

Houston-headquarted Whirlwind Steel Buildings has finished manufacturing a metal storage warehouse for the Odessa branch of Southern Tire Mart, the country’s largest independently owned commercial tire dealer and retread manufacturer.

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January 22, 2013

Whirlwind Steel Manufactures Multi-use Building for Lighthouse Indian Baptist Church

Summary:

Houston-based Whirlwind Steel Buildings recently manufactured a multi-use metal building for Lighthouse Indian Baptist Church, located in Missouri City, TX.

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January 11, 2013

Whirlwind Steel Manufactures Storage Building for Wolfcreek Iron & Glass Owners

Summary:

Houston-based metal building manufacturer, Whirlwind Steel Buildings, has completed work on a metal storage building for Candace and Jake Johnson, owners of the Austin-area stained glass and iron works company, Wolfcreek Iron & Glass.

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December 31, 2012

Whirlwind Steel Completes Work on New Facility for Nation’s Oldest Cricket Farm

Summary:

Houston’s Whirlwind Steel Buildings, an industry-leading manufacturer of steel building systems, components and roofing, recently finished work a new cricket house for Armstrong Cricket Farm, the country’s oldest commercial cricket grower.

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December 20, 2012

Whirlwind Steel Completes Manufacturing of Industrial Services Facility

Summary:

Houston’s Whirlwind Steel Buildings, a leading manufacturer of pre-fabricated metal buildings and metal building components, recently completed work on a multi-building shop and compressor shed for local industrial services provider.

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November 30, 2012

Whirlwind Steel Completes Work on Covered Basketball Court for City of Vidalia, LA

Summary:

Houston-based pre-fabricated building manufacturer, Whirlwind Steel Buildings, recently completed work on a covered basketball court for the City of Vidalia, Louisiana.

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November 30, 2012

Whirlwind Steel Introduces New Metal Buildings Blog

Summary:

Houston’s Whirlwind Steel Buildings, a leading manufacturer of pre-fabricated steel buildings and metal building components, is proud to announce the launch of its new blog. Written and curated by Whirlwind’s experienced team of metal building experts, the blog will offer a wide array of educational content, industry news and how-to guides of interest to construction professionals and end-users.

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October 30, 2012

Whirlwind Steel Completes Construction of Elgin, TX Public Works Office

Summary:

Whirlwind Steel Buildings, Inc., metal building and components manufacturer based in Houston, TX, was recently chosen by the City of Elgin, TX to construct a multi-use public building for its Public Works Department.

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December 22, 2010

Whirlwind Steel Manufactures 43,000+ Sq. Ft. Building to House Indoor Soccer and Sporting Facility, Blue Sky Sports Center, located in Allen, TX

Summary:

Tri-Star Construction, Inc. of Flower Mound, TX, in conjunction with Whirlwind Steel Buildings, a Houston, TX based manufacturer of metal buildings and metal building components, has completed construction of the Blue Sky Sports Center in Allen, TX. The 43,750 square foot building is the third Blue Sky facility that Tri-Star has constructed in the North Texas area. 

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July 13, 2010

Whirlwind Solar Installs BIPV Solar Laminate System on First Certified "Passive House" on South, West Coasts

Summary:

Whirlwind Solar, a division of Whirlwind Steel Buildings, Inc. in Houston, TX, announced today the installation of a building integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) solar laminate system on the first home on the South or West Coast to meet the stringent Passive House energy requirements. The Lafayette home of Corey Saft, an Architecture Professor at University of Louisiana at Lafayette, will serve as a cost effective urban prototype that demonstrates a remarkable 90% reduction in energy usage over traditional homes built to current codes. 

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June 9, 2010

Whirlwind Solar Completes First Ever Solar Laminate Wall for School District in Fairbanks, Alaska

Summary:

Whirlwind Solar, a division of Whirlwind Steel Buildings, Inc. in Houston, TX, announced the completion of a "Solar Laminate Wall" installation for the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District in Fairbanks, Alaska. The first of its kind in the area, the wall is comprised of building integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) solar panels and incorporates innovative thermal insulation techniques designed to reduce energy consumption.

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