6 December 1990 was the date Jon Perrins, established Steel Storage in Brisbane, Australia. From the start the company became a driving force in the Australian self-storage industry and helped establish and grow the European and Asian self-storage markets when both were still in their infancy.
A longstanding member of the SSAA, Steel Storage was one of a small group of original Service Members of the Association and Jon campaigned to get Service Members onto the SSAA board in 1997. Jon himself served on the board for 5 years, was Chairman for an additional 2 years.
Celebrating over 20 years in the industry in 2015 Steel Storage is a dedicated group of service professionals whose combined experience in the self-storage and construction industries is considerable. Their team actively leverage off each other’s strengths and knowledge to deliver clients solution based outcomes in both design and construction.
Steel Storage employees are enthusiastic about their roles and helping others achieve their goals. This is evidenced by the longevity of employment of the majority of Steel Storage staff, loyal sub-contractors and the many long term repeat clients they have the privilege to work with.
Steel Storage aim is to share their knowledge about the self-storage industry to solve problems or present client opportunities and ultimately grow the industry itself. They provide energetic, enthusiastic and reliable service. Their focus on the facility users experience ensures that they consistently deliver clients operational efficient, attractive, profitable and state of the art facilities. Steel Storage are well deserving of the 2015 Service Member of the Year Award.