Canopies are cantilever roof systems from side and end wall below the eve of the building provides various functions
- Extended covering to prevent entering rain water in door and roll up shutters opening areas.
- To provide shade and block direct sun light falling on the openings
- A cover at the entrance of the building or for car & truck packing adjutant to building the wall.
The standard Armour canopy consist of the built-up tapered rafter, cantilevered (Max 6m) from main frame column or from end wall column. Rafter supports cold form purlins which in turn support roof panel soffit panel. The canopy may extend along the full or partial length or door opening of the side wall.
Normally canopies are supplied with roof panels that match the panel of the main building where there are attached. Liner panel at the underside of the canopy purlins and flashings are used where neat and elegant flush appearance is required.