Steel Building Systems, Inc
Never underestimate the importance of obtaining stamped plans for a steel building. It is critical to the success of any metal building project that a steel engineer licensed in your state approves the plans.
First, engineer-approved plans expedite the building permitting process. Building officials trust structural engineers willing to stamp the plans.
More importantly, stamped plans for a steel building are your assurance your structure is safe and it will last.
When a structural engineer applies his or her stamp to building plans, he or she is in effect guaranteeing the performance of that structure. The engineer’s neck is on the line for the safety of that building throughout the life of the structure. They are not about to take responsibility for a shoddy, subpar structure by putting their stamp of approval on it!
As implied by the term, pre-engineered steel buildings are designed by structural engineers trained in metallurgy. A steel building engineer knows:
Many pre-engineered steel building companies charge their customers for stamped plans. Typically stamped plans for a steel building cost $600 to $700. However, prices vary and could be must more— possibly $1,200 to $1,300.
RHINO Steel Building Systems provides three sets of stamped plans for every building it sells, at no cost to the buyer. An engineer licensed in the state where the structure is being erected stamps the plans. RHINO also includes three Letters of Certification, guaranteeing the steel framing meets— or exceeds— all current local building design loads for the lifetime of the structure.
Do you have questions about pre-engineered metal buildings, the permitting process, or stamped plans for a steel building? Call RHINO now. Our toll free hotline is 1-888-320-7466. Friendly RHINO metal building specialists are available to assist you.