Interested in integrating the highest-performing shipping container canopy that UK-based businesses have available to them?

McGregor Structures brings together over 40 years of design and innovation to manufacture high-quality, durable, and versatile modular structures and shelters to the highest production standards right here in the UK.

Experience how a container shelter set up by McGregor can drastically transform and elevate the productivity and results of your organisation.

In a business environment characterised by fierce competition and volatile conditions, adaptability and flexibility are key.

Container canopies can be conveniently deployed by businesses as a proven structure for established sheltered spaces that can be extremely useful in a wide range of commercial and industrial use cases, offering unmatched flexibility and providing protected environments for a wide range of business needs.

For instance, organisations can simply integrate a container canopy setup to fit into a wide array of business applications including secure storage areas, comfortable weather-proof workspaces, maintenance bays for fleets of vehicles, retail spaces, and loading bays that protect stock and materials when unloading or prior to delivery.

The flexibility that comes with integrating a shipping container canopy allows businesses to leverage a whole host of benefits ranging from effortlessly increasing storage capacity and reducing off-site storage costs to improving working conditions for staff and enhancing productivity.

adaptability and flexibility

How can the flexibility offered by setting up a shipping container canopy be leveraged for greater operational productivity?

Versatility in terms of features and functionalities of modular container canopies make them an ideal fit for a broad range of operational applications within modern businesses.

The main draw for using modular container canopies by businesses is that one structure suits a wide variety of use cases.

Here are the main applications in which organisations can benefit from the flexibility of container shelters and conveniently boost the productivity and efficiency of their operations:

Weatherproof storage spaces

Firms can integrate container canopies as the ideal storage spaces to safely store equipment, products, and raw materials so that they don’t suffer damage from exposure to adverse weather. The structure provides ample room and access to store even heavy equipment, machinery, and materials that can be impacted by rain and snow such as recyclables and aggregates.

Weatherproof storage spaces

Secure workspaces

Container canopies can conveniently provide a swift extension to the available workspace and double as a secure and comfortable shelter to produce and package products safely by transforming the outdoors into sheltered environments. The shelter provided by the canopy offers a protective space for products and equipment along with a comfortable work environment for staff.

Secure workspaces

Loading and unloading bays

Modular layouts of container canopies can also effortlessly fulfil the role of loading/unloading bays that assist in enhancing the productivity of delivery operations with their abundant sheltered space that can simultaneously accommodate personnel and provide access for delivery vehicles while protecting the goods that are to be loaded to or unloaded from them.

Loading and unloading bays

Vehicle repair and maintenance bays

Single or multi-bay setups of container canopies can serve as secure facilities that can safely house fleets of vehicles and equipment used in operations while protecting them against the elements. They can also double as maintenance bays that serve as comfortable workspaces for mechanics and engineers performing repairs and maintenance on the vehicles.

Vehicle repair and maintenance bays

How opting for a Shield Canopy setup from McGregor Structures is beneficial compared to other shelters and canopies on the market 

There are many benefits to choosing McGregor Structures as your provider of an ideal shipping container canopy setup for your organisation. Some of these benefits include:

Rapid deployment

McGregor canopies are designed to be rapidly deployed, meaning that your business can start enjoying the benefits of a container canopy in no time. A Shield Canopy can be set up and deployed in as little as 2 days from delivery


The modular structures can be customised into a setup to meet your specific needs, ensuring that they’re the perfect fit for your business. It can be installed as a stand-alone unit or expanded to a multi-bay setup effortlessly

High quality

The manufacturing of McGregor Structures uses the highest quality of raw materials and is made in the UK to meet the highest production standards, ensuring that the final product is a durable, dependable, and long-lasting structure

Support services

McGregor Structures provides professional after-sales services, ensuring that your container canopy is installed correctly and safely. The commitment to service will remain as steadfast as the integrity of our structures

Low maintenance

The modular structures require very little maintenance, making them a cost-effective solution for businesses of all sizes. As the structures are also relocatable, businesses can accommodate their changing needs inexpensively


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Let’s discuss your requirements and take the first step towards ensuring quality and comfort when choosing housing for livestock



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