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Agricultural | Industrial | Equestrian

We specialise in the manufacture of high-quality Agricultural, Industrial and Equestrian Steel Frame Buildings. South West Steel Construction are one of the largest Steel Frame Building manufacturers in the UK and well known for our excellent service and durable products. We have over 25 years of experience in the industry. We offer our services nationwide with buildings throughout the UK and Ireland and even as far as Asia. We operate from our large purpose built factory in Holsworthy, Devon. Our large site enables us to store hundreds of tonnes of steel, as well as a large range of agricultural building supplies. We are working towards obtaining the European CE mark for our Agricultural Buildings. We have a fully coded welding team and experienced office staff within our 23 members. We also have multiple erecting teams throughout the UK who offer a reliable and affordable service.

We deliver nationwide with our own fleet of vehicles.

Ian Ellacott – Managing Director “I started my career in the Agricultural Construction Industry as a sales person for another Steel Frame Building manufacturer. With the new skills I gained I then went on and started my own erecting firm throughout the South West which has led me to where I am today. I am extremely proud of where South West Steel Construction Ltd is situated in today’s UK market as one of the leading Steel Frame Building manufacturers. South West Steel Construction is part of the R.I.D.B.A association who set a high-quality standard in the manufacturing and erection of Steel Frame Buildings in the Agricultural market.”


Bespoke Agricultural Buildings Our range of Agricultural Buildings is wide and varied. We can manufacture any size building with our own in-house design and fabrication teams and offer you completely tailored quotations. We offer some of the following buildings:          

Livestock Buildings Poultry Buildings Grain Stores Milking Parlours Storage Buildings Machinery Stores Potato Stores Dairy Units Car Garages Workshops

A new Grain Store for Mr Jeffrey in Penzance, Cornwall.

We work to the BS5502 British Standard Specification for Agricultural Buildings and we are part of the R.I.D.B.A association, so rest assured if you choose one of our buildings you will be receiving high standards from start to finish.

A large new Livestock Building for the Duchy of Cornwall.

Cattle Building with a 5’ overhang, gates & feed barriers.

General purpose machinery store.

A custom designed car garage in Devon.


Agricultural Kit Buildings As well as bespoke Agricultural Buildings we offer standard kit frame buildings. These are offered in various sizes and they can be designed and manufactured in a fast turnaround.

Sizes we offer: 20’ Bays:

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45 x 30 x 12 60 x 30 x 13 60 x 40 x 14 60 x 45 x 14 75 x 30 x 13 75 x 40 x 13 90 x 50 x 14 105 x 60 x 14

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60 x 30 x 13 80 x 30 x 13 60 x 40 x 14 80 x 40 x 14 60 x 45 x 14 80 x 45 x 14 100 x 50 x 14 120 x 50 x 14 100 x 60 x 14

What do you get? Marley Eternit natural grey Fibre Cement roof, tanalized timber purlins, tubular rafter bracing, Hunter PVC rainwater goods and both gable frames clad down to the eaves level with 6×1 Yorkshire boarding with galvanized steelwork.

Rejuvenation of old farm buildings with new South West Steel Buildings.

Equestrian Buildings

Riding Arenas . Stables . Covered Arenas . Indoor Schools 04

Industrial Buildings Our Industrial and Commercial Steel Frame Buildings can be designed to your exact requirements. Our buildings are designed to the BS5950 British Standard Regulations for Industrial Buildings. We offer some of the following buildings:        

Factories / Warehouses Workshops Retail Units Mezzanine Floors Aircraft Hangers M.O.T Centres Cold Stores Business Units

Industrial Biomass Boiler House in St Austell

We can also provide structural steelwork for any project, we stock vast amounts of steel sections and we can cut and fabricate any length of steel to suit you. We can also work from any structural engineer drawings provided.

Erection of a large industrial frame in Cornwall Industrial Storage Extension in Essex

New construction factory in North Devon

New Industrial Cold Store for potatoes


Design & Manufacturing We have our own in-house design and manufacturing teams at South West Steel Construction. We also provide full detailed planning drawings for your planning application. When an order is confirmed a building will begin design in our drawings office, our experienced draughtsmen use professional 3D CAD steel detailing software where a building will be modelled producing fabrication drawings, elevations and erection drawings for site. All our in-house fabricators are fully coded to the highest standards and are all specialised in the manufacture of Steel Frame Buildings as well as doors, feed barriers, gates and many other types of fabrication. We stock a vast amount of steel sections and cut all our steel inhouse. All our buildings have a galvanized finish which ensures a quality finish on the building and can give a maintenance-free life of over 50 years!

We source the highest quality materials at the most competitive prices.

Hunter PVC Guttering All our buildings come with some of the finest quality rainwater products on the market. Hunter Plastics are a renowned company for PVC guttering and down-pipes as the durability and quality is unbeatable. We supply a vast range of the Hunter Plastics product range and offer all relevant fixings and connections. We can also provide steel Valley Gutters and Box Gutters for side apex buildings or buildings that have a large width where the amount of rainwater on the roof will increase. All our steel gutters are galvanized.


Agricultural Building Materials As well as supplying Steel Frame Buildings, we supply a vast range of farm and construction building materials including a huge range of steel sections. Our large factory enables us to buy in bulk and offer competitive prices all year round on our materials. For a list of all the materials we sell please visit

Universal Beams & Columns

Angle, Flats, Box Section, Tube, Round Bar, Channels

Heavy Duty Feed Barriers made to length

Eternit Fibre Cement Sheets in various sizes & colours

Sheeted Galvanised Sliding & Hinged doors

Electronic & Manual Roller Shutter Doors

Timber Purlins, Rails, Yorkshire Boarding & Dungwalling

Box Profile Sheets: PVC or Polyester Concrete Panels for Livestock, Grain in various colours & Silage


Portfolio of our work

3D CAD drawing of two new Agricultural Buildings

Sleep & Feed Agricultural Building in Cornwall

New Steel Frame erected in Somerset

Large indoor rotary milking parlour

Grain Store extension in Suffolk

Livestock Building with scrape & feed passages

Insulated Storage Farm Building

Planning drawings for applications


Suppliers of Bateman Products

Large Water Troughs 1200mm wide x 610mm deep in various lengths.

Heavy Duty Calf Creep Feeders.

Multi task cattle crush with drop down rump bar capable of handling all size animals.

Unique Sheepvet Range for automatic head yoke and rotating.

Tipping Water Troughs (floor mounted c/w end frames) used in cubicle housing for large volumes of clean water.

Standard Cow Cubicles designed for smaller dairy breeds. We can also offer larger cubicles for large breeds.

For a full range of the products we sell please visit

Sponsoring Freddy Ferdinand the 3rd “Freddy” our mascot the Red Ruby Devon Bull was purchased recently by managing director Ian Ellacott. This bull is of high pedigree and the son of Ferdinand from the popular Yeomadon herd. He was 12 months old when Ian bought him and he joins a herd of Red Ruby Cows that Ian has been purchasing recently for The Larkworthy Herd which he is hoping to build a herd of 40-50 this year and then increase in the near future. Ian will be showing him at all the agricultural shows as the bull has strong show features. Shortly he will have semen staws available to all farmers who want this high confirmation meat bull, or simply for breeding. Check out our website to see how he did in the shows! BEST DEVON BULL – Devon County Show 09 We stock vast amounts of perforated and unperforated Land Drainage Pipe for all your drainage needs. Our Wavin Land Drainage products have been described as the “best� quality pipe on the market! We supply large amounts to local contractors throughout the South West and we have had requests from all over the UK.

80mm Perforated Land Drainage Pipe

100mm Perforated Land Drainage Pipe

160mm Perforated Land Drainage Pipe

100mm, 150mm, 225mm Twin Wall

110mm & 160mm Soil Pipe

Potable Water Pipe in various sizes

Bio-Pure Waste System The Bio-Pure is a conical shaped tank made of high quality, thick GRP. The Bio-Pure uses a two stage unit, and therefore consists of an outer chamber (clarifier) and an inner chamber (aeration chamber) A simple solution for sewage treatment needs.


Groundwork Service As well as the supply of Land Drainage Pipe we can offer a complete groundwork package from initial site survey through to full installation of our products throughout the Devon, Cornwall and Somerset areas. We offer some of the following popular services:         

Landscaping Ponds Hedging Drainage Bulk Earth Moving Sand Schools Site Preparation Ditching Septic Tanks

For a free no obligation quotation please call 01409 253211 or visit

Fuel & Water Tanks South West Fuel Solutions offers a wide range of bunded fuel tanks, heating oil tanks and water storage tanks at competitive prices. We offer tanks in many various sizes and colours. The main product line of tanks we offer are BioDiesel, Diesel, Heating Oil, Non Potable Water, Potable Water, Waste Oils and Lubricants and a range of bunker storage solutions for Coal and Road Salt as well as a range of Rain Station, rainwater harvesters. All of the tanks we sell are UKAS accredited ISO9001:2000, ISO14001 and OHSAS18001.

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Testimonials Stephen & Fiona Froy, Drywell Farm, Newton Abbot: “South West Steel Construction gave us brilliant service recently; they met a tight deadline, were extremely helpful, knowledgeable and obliging and were very competitive on price compared to other well-known farm building suppliers. We are delighted with our barn/stables and would recommend South West Steel Construction to anyone looking to build an agricultural or equestrian barn.” Trevor Harrison, Lower Benchley Farm, Kent: “I must say that the steel went together perfectly, the materials supplied were all correct and of excellent quality, the building is now erected and completed. I am very pleased with your steel frame building supplied and the courtesy and service afforded myself. Also, your lorry driver was very helpful with the off-loading.” John Gardener, Buttsbeer Cross Farm, Bridgerule: “I have had a number of buildings supplied from South West Steel Construction over the last few years. They have always been of the highest quality and standard. The service they have given is excellent and I have no hesitation in recommending them.” Cornwall County Council: “Cornwall Council has purchased buildings from South West Steel over a number of years and has been delighted with the quality of building and the service offered.” Matthew Boley, Batch End Farm, Lympsham: “I am really very pleased with the building and also your customer service, it is a breath of fresh air as you have been proactive and gone out of your way to help and advise. Everyone who has seen the building has been highly impressed with the quality and spec and there is no question that when myself or the erector needs another building we will come straight to you.”

THE HOME OF STEEL FRAME BUILDINGS South West Steel Construction Limited Waldon Way, Holsworthy Industrial Estate, Holsworthy, Devon, EX22 6ER Telephone: 01409 253211 | Fax: 01409 253281 Email: STRONG – DURABLE – QUALITY STEEL BUILDINGS Proud to support the British Farming Industry with British made products.

New Company Brochure 2013  
New Company Brochure 2013  

South West Steel Construction are leading suppliers of Agricultural & Industrial Steel Frame Buildings. This is our new company brochure sho...