Amberley Tensile Fabric Conic Canopy

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Using the principles of tensile fabric architecture to create authentic shading solutions of all styles and sizes

Concord Tensile Fabric Hypar Structure

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Open in all weathers with outdoor heaters, lights and more

Alton Tensile Fabric Conic Structure

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Serving the education, healthcare, hospitality, leisure and residential sectors since 2007

High Quality Fully Engineered

Tensile Fabric Structures

ArcCan Shade Structures are specialists in the design and build or permanent shelters that offer a 20-year minimum life expectancy. We are able to provide a turnkey service including: design, engineering, manufacture, installation and aftercare. An ArcCan shade has many possible applications, whether the use is for outdoor dining, playgrounds, covered walkways, entrances, waiting areas, cycle shelters and carports.




Design services

Royale Tensile Fabric Hypar Canopy - ArcCan Shade Structures

Shades and covers for your school

ArcCan shelters and canopies provide year-round protection from sun and rain whether the use is as a walkway between classrooms, an entrance canopy, an outdoor classroom, a refectory, a theatre, a parent waiting area or a recreation shade.

Bringing young children out into the fresh air to learn and to play is an essential part of their development. ArcCan shade structures allow healthy outdoor activities to be carried out in a safe environment where their exposure to harmful UV radiation is dramatically reduced.

We provide shades for all commercial situations big and small

ArcCan’s commercial division has designed, built and installed tensile fabric security entrance shelters in Nepal & Ethiopia, fuel station canopies, courtyard canopies in Europe, and pedestrian waiting shelters in Armenia. Our portfolio includes domed canopies that cover amphitheatres, and cable-net canopies to cover aircraft. We have installed internal shades within large atriums and offer a Worldwide installation service throughout Europe, Middle East, North Africa, Asia and the Americas.


Client Testimonials

What they say...


Mr Hill


We are absolutely delighted with our Leaf structure. It really is very well designed and superbly engineered and fits in perfectly with the style of our house. We have no hesitation recommending ShadeLab products

Alison Forrest

Rockwell Collins

A very professional and helpful company. I have always had quick responses to emails and find everyone I have spoken to be friendly and supportive. They provide a very good service.

James Soloman

EDF Energy

Thank you for the presentation and work you put into this, met the brief, more importantly exceeded my expectation, which was super. A great team full of professionalism, clarity and delivery. Fully hit the brief given, expert advice, super presentation to planning and knowledge. Would seriously recommend over others if you're looking for quality.

Mr and Mrs Florence


We are enjoying your awning, looking forward to better weather to get back into the garden. Your awning is easy to open and close. We will be contacting you later to look for a side screen to go onto the side post. We give you top marks.

Mrs Meates


I was impressed with the team at ArcCan from start to finish. They matched the correct product for my needs and I would fully recommend them! -

Mr Goodworth


The design was exactly as we wished. I was impressed with the turnaround time from design to completion as we were on a tight timescale.

Harris Academy Peckham


They delivered to an extremely tight programme whilst ensuring that all statutory regulations were adhered to; including planning advice.

Crystal Peakes Shopping Centre


The installation was neat and straightforward and the canopies look really good. We have received several positive comments from customers and tenants alike and would not hesitate to use Arc-Can for any similar needs in future.

Forestry Commission

Brandon, Suffolk

The umbrellas look great and we are really pleased with them!

Rockinghorse Childrens Charity


It looks fantastic and is a worthy addition to the facilities we have for children here at the Alex - Many thanks for all your collective hard work in making it happen! -

East Sussex County Council

ArcCan responded well to our brief and their designs exceeded our expectations.

Our Past and Current Clients