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School shelters #1 Longevity – How long do temporary structures and fixed shelters last?

Fixed shelters over 30 square meters in size and in place more than 28 days may be classed as permanent structures and subject to building control. A temporary demountable structure can be installed and dismantled without the need for building regulation checks. All temporary or permanent shelter designs should undergo tests to confirm their suitability as [...]

By |February 6th, 2014|Sales & Hire, School installations|0 Comments

Temporary Shelters go with a Bang!

Aquila Shelters has been supplying temporary shelters for over a quarter of a century. Our temporary structures have been used for a variety of purposes such as lighthouse location shelters for the BBC, tented villages at a power station open-day, temporary lambing shelters on a farm and even frozen turkey storage at Smithfields market in [...]

By |July 24th, 2013|Sales & Hire, Temporary shelters|0 Comments

Temporary Shelters at the BBC

Aquila Shelters is a long standing supplier of marquees to the BBC at prestigious outdoor events such as the RHS Hampton Court Flower Show and the National Eisteddfod of Wales. Additionally our temporary shelters have been used by the BBC as: Location setting for 'The Secret of Crickley Hall'   A catering tent [...]

By |November 28th, 2012|Sales & Hire, Temporary shelters|0 Comments

Roadshow marquees – temporary demountable structures for roadshows

Aquila Shelters temporary demountable structures are used in various guises as roadshow marquees. Our stylish canopies and sturdy frames are ideal for rapid installation in multiple locations and designed to handle the best (and very worst) of the British weather. Most recently our system was used for the Samsung experiential showcase vehicle that engaged more [...]

By |October 11th, 2012|Sales & Hire|0 Comments

Aquila Shelters: Sheltering the Olympic Flame

8,000 miles, 8,000 runners, 1,000 cities, towns and villages, 70 days, 38 evening celebrations, 3 sponsors ...... 1 marquee!   We were delighted to be chosen by Samsung UK, one of the the official Olympic Flame sponsors, to supply a marquee for the olympic torch relay. Having previously worked with the event organisers they knew that our tensile fabric structures are [...]

By |June 17th, 2012|Events, Olympics, Sales & Hire|0 Comments

Are you getting ready for the Cereals Event 2012?

Cereals 2012 will take place on Boothby Heath, Boothby Graffoe, near Lincoln, Lincolnshire on Wednesday 13th & Thursday 14th June. Site preparation is already in full swing with grass and some crop plots already coming through and more being drilled. The exhibitor manual is due out in February 2012 and we would be delighted to hear from you [...]

By |November 4th, 2011|Sales & Hire|0 Comments

Fixed Canopies & Temporary Shelters

Images of our previous installations at some prestigious locations.

By |July 12th, 2011|Community, Sales & Hire|0 Comments

Aquila Archive – Power Station Open-day

Looking through the Aquila archive we came across the 21st Anniversary of the Wylfa Nuclear Power Station situated just west of Cemaes, Anglesey, the northernmost village in Wales. It is the largest of the Magnox type of nuclear reactor and has operated since 1971. A community open-day Aquila was asked to provided a [...]

By |July 4th, 2011|Community, Sales & Hire|0 Comments

Summer canopies & marquees for hire

Garden party shelter

By |June 23rd, 2011|Sales & Hire|0 Comments

Have you considered event insurance?

After public health & safety the next most important thing you need to provide cover for is the weather. In these climes our summer fetes, garden parties, weddings, festivals and shows are never guaranteed to be dry occasions. 'Event Washout', 'Festival Downpour', 'Showground Flooded' and 'Wedding Guests Soaked' are all too often headlines that accompany the images of [...]

By |June 12th, 2011|Community, Sales & Hire|0 Comments

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