Rubb’s swan song

The Swan Hunter Shipyard buildings that were located in the dockyards on the banks of the River Tyne are historically well known as an iconic industrial image of the North East. The Rubb marine structures dominated the Newcastle skyline for more than 25 years. Swan Hunters began life as a shipbuilder back in 1880. Over … Continue reading Rubb’s swan song


New building range from Rubb has lift off

Rubb Buildings Ltd was tasked with designing, manufacturing and erecting two crane liftable buildings to cover offshore pile clusters. The two buildings from Rubb’s new ‘BLE Series’ feature spans of 30m and each measure 35m in length. To increase the overall internal apex height of the manufacturing bays to 20.2m, H&W asked Rubb to use … Continue reading New building range from Rubb has lift off