Resources

Welcome to our Resource Page where you will find information to help you research and learn about metal building systems. After you learn about metal buildings, we are anxious to see your architectural passion and creativity applied to your design competition submittal.

We suggest you start with the Quickstart Guide and then browse the other resources we have on this page as well as our general website: mbma.com. Click to view and/or download. 

Videos

Please check out our YouTube channel at: www.youtube.com/mbmamedia.  We recommend starting with these videos.

Introduction to Metal Building Systems

Award Winning Metal Building Projects

Metal Buildings 101

School Project Precedents

The following are examples of metal buildings that have been used for elementary and middle schools. Please take a look and apply your ideas and creativity to the competition design. Click to view and/or download.

Northwood Academy Lower School

Flint Hill Elementary School

Sanborn Christian School

Bennett Middle School

Additional Case Studies

We have several case studies that feature different metal building applications and will help you see what you can do with a metal building. Click to view and/or download. 

Commercial Communities

Warehouses & Storage

Distilleries & Breweries

Recreation & Fitness

Roofing & Solar

Vehicle Sales & Service

Retail & Wholesale

Other Resources/References

Sustainable & Green Design

Environmental Product Declaration Primary Frame

Environmental Product Declaration Secondary Frame

Environmental Product Declaration Roll Formed Metal Wall & Roof Panels