More than 70% of all single storey non-residential construction, in the USA, utilizes pre-engineered buildings.

The applications of pre-engineered buildings range from small car parking sheds to 90 m (+) wide clear span aircraft hangars to low-rise multi storey buildings. Almost every conceivable building use has been achieved using the pre-engineered building approach.

The most common applications of pre-engineered buildings are:

Industrial

Factories
Workshops
Warehouses
Cold stores
Car parking sheds
Slaughter houses
Bulk product storage

Commercial

Showrooms
Distribution centers
Supermarkets
Restaurants
Offices
Service stations
Shopping centers

Institutional

Schools
Exhibition halls
Hospitals
Theaters
Auditoriums
Sports halls
Malls

Aviation & Military

Aircraft hangers
Administration Buildings
Residential barracks
Support facilities

Heavy Industrial

Cement Plants
Steel rolling mills
Sugar mills
Ceramic factories

Recreational

Cement Plants
Steel rolling mills
Sugar mills
Ceramic factories

Agricultural

Poultry-Dairy Farms
Greenhouses
Grain storage
Animal confinement
Pump stations