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Custom-designed, deployable defence solutions

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

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EFASS hangars

Rubb’s range of military hangars, relocatable buildings, temporary hangars, warehouses, shelters and sunshades is designed to be rapidly deployed anywhere in the world.

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Several different military buildings are available to suit the storage and maintenance of most military equipment and operations. Explore our selection of military buildings to find the best solution to suit your requirements.

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

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Learn how Rubb’s military services can assist your operational needs with training, construction, refurbishment, and field support.

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Low maintenance and costs

Our high-quality membrane materials and aluminium framework deliver durability over time, making the cost of maintaining Rubb buildings more economical compared to conventional structures.

Efficient use of space

The truss frame provides clear span space to accommodate a wide variety of rotary and fixed wing aircraft and land vehicles. Fully demountable for future storage, relocation and construction cycles.

Packing and transport

The EFASS military building range has been designed with precise packing, repacking and fast track transportation high on the priority list. Each Rubb hangar is supplied with its own 20ft ISO containers.


It is possible to heat, ventilate, dehumidify or air condition these hangars. Custom-designed HVAC systems create an ideal internal working environment for all military requirements.

Multiple hangar doors

Rubb offers a variety of hangar doors. They can be selected and designed to suit many size and opening requirements. This flexibility ensures that our clients get the best option to suit their operational needs.

Crane system

The integral roof mounted crane system provides clients with the facility to maintain vehicles and aircraft. The crane provides optimal operational capability (1000kg, 1500kg and 2000kg SWLs available).

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Adaptable solutions

Rubb structures can be adapted to suit the requirements of most military equipment and operations. From barracks gyms to asset shelters on wheels, Rubb has it covered.

Hangar refurbishment

Rubb provides a refurbishing and recertifying service. Rubb completes a full inspection, repairing, and servicing structures as required, then repacking items ready to be deployed.

Construction training

Training advisers and courses fully instruct clients on unpacking, erecting, using, dismantling, and repacking the EFASS. Rubb can also supply an erection adviser to work alongside your own labour force.


The Rubb team is on hand to answer all your questions and offer advice by email and phone from initial contact to quotation, installation, and when in theatre. We are here to help you meet your goals in the field.

Over 45 years

Rubb is a trusted provider of military structures worldwide. With over 45 years of experience, our fabric-clad structures have been used for everything from fighter jet hangars to onboard Bay-class ship storage.

Made in Britain®

Based in Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, Rubb is Made in Britain® certified . Rubb’s skilled team of engineers, drafters, and fabricators have earned us a worldwide reputation for quality.

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Thermohall® technical specification

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 structure types. Insulation can be supplied in thicknesses from 50mm to 150mm, providing the best cost-saving thermal solution.

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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

Outer layer
Flame retardant heavy-duty fabric

High-density glass wool insulation

Inner layer
Self-cleaning PVC fabric

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