Military Buildings

Rubb military buildings are designed to be rapidly deployed anywhere in the world

Rubb's military building range features relocatable rapid erect military structures for aircraft and helicopters, military storage warehouses, aviation shelters and sunshades.

Rubb provides durable and field maintainable engineered fabric military buildings to support defence requirements in difficult environmental conditions, the most challenging climates and demanding terrain. Rubb's military aircraft hangars, rapid deployment military shelters, military warehouses, aviation sunshades, UAV shelters and defence workshops are fully demountable for future missions.

hangar strength

Strength

Withstands wind and snow loads to UK Defence Standards

hangar span sizes

Span sizes

Multiple hangar spans: 11.1m (36ft), 20.4m (67ft) and 25m (82ft)

Fabric cladding

Fabric

Single and double skin insulated PVC fabric cladding is fire retardant and can be easily repaired

Hangar construction

Construction

Military buildings can be quickly built without additional mechanical plant

aircraft hangar

Usage

Fully demountable for future storage, relocation and construction cycles

hangar handling

Handling

Components can be unpacked, constructed, dismantled and repacked by military personnel

hangar door

Access

State-of-the-art hangar doors available, including Heli-Door, Trident and Roller Shutter options

internal hangar crane

Crane system

Innovative roof mounted crane provides optimal operational capability

hangar support

Support

Client support from Rubb technicians, from quotation to installation and beyond

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Thermohall insulation logo

Explore Rubb’s patented Thermohall® insulated cladding system, which delivers many cost effective and eco-friendly benefits. Thermohall® fabric can be used to clad all Rubb military buildings and shelters. Insulation can be supplied in thicknesses from 50mm to 200mm providing the best cost saving thermal solution.

Thickness U Value (SI) W/m2K R Value (US) ft-F-hr/BTU
50mm (2in) 0.67 W/m2K R11
100mm (4in) 0.36 W/m2K R19
150mm (6in) 0.25 W/m2K R27
200mm (8in) 0.19 W/m2K R35

Outer layer
Flame retardant heavy duty fabric

 

Core
High density glass wool insulation

 

Inner layer
Self-cleaning PVC fabric

Thermohall insulated fabric

Buildings to suit your military operations

Rubb provides robust and reliable, engineered fabric military buildings and shelters to support defence requirements in areas of difficult terrain and challenging environmental conditions. Rubb's Rapid Erect Shelters, military aircraft hangars, warehouses, sunshades and workshops are fully demountable for future construction, storage and redeployment cycles.

rubb efass military hangar

EFASS

Rubb’s Expeditionary Forces Aircraft Shelter System (EFASS) range of military hangars, relocatable military buildings, temporary hangars, storage warehouses, military shelters and sunshades is designed to be rapidly deployed and quickly erected anywhere in the world.

RDS militarty shelters

RDS

The RDS military shelter has been designed for rapid deployment and erection using a minimum workforce and without the aid of mechanical handling equipment.

Military Building Accessories & Options

Browse through the accessories and options that can be selected for Rubb military buildings to suit your operational needs.

Rubb building heating
HVAC

HVAC

To create the perfect working environment, Rubb structures can incorporate Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Dehumidification

Rubb door systems
Doors

Doors

Explore door types to suit your needs. Options include access doors,  RSDs, PVC doors, sliding doors & large hangar doors

Electrics and Lighting

Electrics and Lighting

Rubb can design and install complete lighting and electrical packages to suit the business needs within all buildings

Rubb building being serviced
Rubb Service Plan

Rubb Service Plan

Rubb Buildings Ltd can offer a Service Package on all structures to help you protect your long term fabric building investment

Military Building Projects

With over 40 years experience of designing, manufacturing and constructing military buildings we have built up relationships with high profile military organisations across the globe.

Nimrod military hangar
RAF Kinloss Nimrod Military Hangar

RAF Kinloss Nimrod Military Hangar

Rubb came up with a custom hangar solution measuring 48.5m x 45m long to house the UK Royal Air Force’s Nimrod MRA4 aircraft.

Moveable Qinetiq Missile building
Moveable building on the right track for QinetiQ

Moveable building on the right track for QinetiQ

Rubb provided a moveable building to defence giant QinetiQ to provide shelter for testing MoD assets.

Lincs and Notts Air Ambulance hangar
New hangar home for Air Ambulance

New hangar home for Air Ambulance

Aircraft hangar specialists Rubb has helped create a new home for the Lincs and Notts Air Ambulance

military hangar germany
Rubb provides shelter for all terrain military vehicles

Rubb provides shelter for all terrain military vehicles

Rubb EFASS military hangars offers shelter all terrain military vehicle maintenance in Germany for MOD

Military Building Types

Rubb can provide military structures in a variety of configurations and sizes to suit your specific requirements.

Rubb BVE Structure type

BVE Structure

BVE structures feature lattice frame sidewalls & can be designed with single or multiple lattice roof pitches. Spans range from 20m to 40m.

Rubb BVC Structure Type

BVC Structure

The BVC is designed with a vertical column leg and a lattice frame roof. This structure offers a large clear internal area. 40m to 100m widths are available.

Rubb BVL Structure Type

BVL Structure

The BVL has vertical lattice frame sidewalls and single or multiple lattice roof pitches per span. Large spans start from 40m to 100m in width, by any length.

Rubb EFASS hangar

EFASS Structure

The EFASS hangar is designed for rapid deployment. Lightweight, robust and relocatable, these hangars are available in three widths (11m, 20.4m and 25m).

Rubb RDS Shelter

RDS Shelter

This particular Rubb shelter has been designed for rapid deployment and erection using a minimum workforce and without the aid of mechanical handling equipment.

Contact the Team

Contact the Rubb team with your military building requirements. We are here to support you throughout your project.

View Brochure

Explore the latest Rubb military brochure. This brochure features the latest projects and structure information.