Metal Building in Socorro, New Mexico

Metal Building Outlet delivered this prefabricated metal building to a customer in Socorro, New Mexico, in late June of 2022.

Energy-efficient and easy to erect, the metal building now serves as a shop and is 30’x40’x12’ once raised. It has an open, column-free interior thanks to a clear-span design, and overhead, it features a hardwearing, corrosion-resistant Galvalume gable roof with a 3:12 pitch.

The insulated metal shop building has (2) framed door openings that provide access inside, which include (1) 3070 opening enclosing (1) 3070 steel walk door and (1) 10’x10’ overhead door opening enclosing (1) 10’x10’ Model 2402 overhead door with an opener. A 25-psf roof snow load and a 115-mph wind load are additional customizations made in adherence to local building code requirements.

Building Information and Special Features







Roof Pitch


Roof Sheeting

26 Gauge Galvalume PBR

Wall Sheeting

26 Gauge PBR

Wind Speed

115 MPH

Snow Load

25 PSF


(1) 3070 steel walk door and (1) 10’x10’ Model 2402 overhead door with an opener.


Socorro County

Located in central New Mexico, the city of Socorro is part of Socorro County. The city lies 74 miles south of Albuquerque and about 146 miles north of Las Cruces.

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