Basic Criteria

To simplify your inquiry we have listed our general method of response. Our dome system that we offer is a separate building component with a separate set of structural calculations. We require time to provide you the best dome assembly on the market today ranging from 10-250ft in diameter and like many products our Dome Kit is proprietary and protected under US Patent #7,152,384 B1

Basic Criteria

  • Design interface as coordinated with A/E during DD’s and CD’s
  • CSI Master specification for both our Steel or the wood and steel combination system
  • Shop Drawings for “approval period” and Erection Drawings at shipment
  • PE Sealed Structural Calculations. We are registered in all 50 State and Canada. Our PE Calcs point out the horizontal and vertical reactive loads at the tension “base” ring
  • AISC Certified Fabrication--- Product Liability insurance---warranty
  • Transportation included in all quotes
  • All steel Domes are pre -erected prior to shipping with digital photo transfer for your assembly team showing step by step assembly
  • Our system is all knock down and a fully bolt - up assembly. Any of our Domes can be assembled in a day or two and made ready to lifting on the building.

Options

  • Our estimate will take into account the basic dome kit plus any option listed.
  • Elliptical --Half hemisphere ---Quarter dome---Shallow Radius dome---3/4 Sphere---Full Sphere
  • 16ga. interior dome frames integral with structural frame that is GWB or lath and plaster ready
  • Receptacle at our compression ring for mounting of cross, flag, spire or other
  • Integrated platform base for Cupola or other at top of dome.
  • Base drums with rough openings @ windows
  • Window assist framing with rolled sheet metal cover at soffit
  • Exterior fire barrier sheathing, pre-cut 16ga flat sheet metal, primed red-oxide & shipped loose.
  • Pre-cut plywood sheathing package, ½” or double layer ½” and/or double layer 3/8”
  • 16 oz copper or kynar metal standing seam for special applications(smaller domes)