By appointment to her majesty the queen - manufacturer of steel framed buildings A.C Bacon Engineering Ltd

Steel Buildings for Recycling & Compost

Our steelwork and cladding expertise has been used by main contractors on many recycling and composting buildings.

Our extensive production capabilities contribute to us achieving the quality and flexibility that delivers projects on time and to the required high standards of CE Marking.

We can provide everything needed for a steel building envelope - CE marked structural steelwork, cladding and industrial doors (roller shutters, slide-over doors and speed doors).

Please contact us with your requirements.

Waste Transfer Station


Chelmsford Road, Great Dunmow, Essex


Design, supply & erect steel protal frame.

  • 70 tonnes of new portal frame structural steelwork
  • Over 3000 metres of cold-rolled sections 
  • Total cladding area - 2720m²
  • TATA Trisomet 40mm composite roof
  • Incorporating triple-skin roof lights
  • Stainless steel fixings to resist condensation
  • Front elevation has 5 fast-acting roller shutter doors
  • 2 fire exit doors with concrete walls to the top level of the fire exits

Compost Building


Working with Breheny at Corby, Northants

  • 50 tonnes of galvanised steelwork
  • Timber purlins and rails
  • Natural grey fibre-cement cladding
  • Electric galvanised roller shutter doors

Composting Unit


Attleborough, Norfolk

  • 125 tonnes of structural steelwork
  • Olive Green composite panel cladding
  • Electrically operated slide-over doors

"They are a pleasure to deal with; friendly, efficient and flexible"