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Shade Structures

Large Shade Structures for All Weather Protection

When outdoor activities need to happen rain or shine, Spantech has several solutions for shade structures.

A Spantech Shade Structure is an elegant free-spanning curved roof supported by sturdy structural steel columns. The simple building maintains the feel of the outdoors whilst providing complete protection from the elements.

The design is attractive, versatile, durable and low maintenance.

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Spantech has four wide-span metal profile ideally suited to construct large open shade structures:

Spantech Woomera 300 Spantech Pinkenba 370 Spantech Longreach 800 Spantech Longreach 650
Woomera 300 Pinkenba 370 Longreach 800 Longreach 650
Curved roof Shade Structure
(curved free-span profile)
30m wide* 40m wide*
Skillion roof Shade Structure
(straight profile on straight beams)
7m spans* 9m spans* 12m spans* 18m spans*
Curved roof Shade Structure
(straight profile on curved beams)
Irregular shape Shade Structure
(straight or tapered profile on irregular shape beams or undulating beams)

* Applications and spans subject to engineering design and approval

Types of Shade Structures

Spantech free-span Shade Structures are widely used by schools, Councils and sporting clubs:

  • basketball and netball courts
  • children’s play areas
  • outdoor classrooms
  • eating areas
  • assembly areas
  • swimming pools

Sizes to Suit Large Commercial Applications

The width of a Spantech Shade Structure can be from a few metres wide for covered walkways up to 40 metres wide for basketball or netball courts. The structure can be any length. Depending on the profile selected and the location of the project, the minimum economical size is approximately 400 square metres, about 20m x 20m.

Contact Spantech for specific sizes and pricing.

Solid Metal Roof for Ultimate Durability

Spantech metal roof Shade Structures are far more durable and more cost effective over the life of the building than shade sails, fabrics and high-tech membranes.

Sample Projects

See more sample Shade Structure Projects