Category: Construction

How Modular Construction Is Helping the Renewable Energy Industry

Nations around the world are generating an increasingly higher proportion of renewable energy. In fact, some in-depth studies predict that within the next 30 years, it would be possible for the world to fully transition to renewable energy sources. Namely, solar- and wind-powered energy would lead a large part of this shift and even create […]

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How to Prep Your Job Site Before a Mobile Office Trailer Delivery

When renting a mobile office, it’s crucial to properly prepare your job site for the delivery of your unit. Preparing your job site can be completed in a few simple steps and will save you from future problems—not to mention safety risks—that could arise. No matter the size or quantity of units you’re having delivered, […]

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How to Customize Your Mobile and Modular Buildings near Houston

Modular buildings are a great solution if you’re in need of additional space for your business or construction project. Not only are they built faster than traditional construction, but they’re also a cost-effective solution for temporary or permanent use. However, there’s a myth that modular construction is limited in terms of customization. With Satellite Shelters, […]

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Pros and Cons of Modular Construction for Your Downtown Business

As construction costs continuously rise in many cities throughout the United States, business owners and general contractors are looking for ways to reduce cost and get back to work. Traditional “stick-built” construction is more widely known, but it’s not the only construction method available. Modular construction can be a faster and more cost-effective option. Whichever […]

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What Can I Expect from the Modular Building Design Process?

Modular buildings are known for how quickly they can be built, shipped, and constructed on your worksite. Traditional construction simply can’t match the convenience and cost-effectiveness of modular construction. Despite the benefits, though, some still believe modular buildings lack the customization required for certain projects. However, this couldn’t be further from the truth. Satellite Shelters […]

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Should You Choose Modular or Traditional Construction?

The concept of modular buildings has been around for a long time. The uses for modular construction are many, and the building technique can be employed to create hospitals, offices, schools, and more. There are a plethora of benefits that modular construction boasts over traditional construction, and modular construction can be a great short-term or […]

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Modular Building Construction: A 5-Step Guide

Many people are turning to modular building construction as an affordable and efficient space-creating solution. Since modular buildings are created offsite in sections, they make it easier for you and your employees to get into a comfortable, work-friendly building quickly. Conveniently, these affordable spaces can be used for permanent, long-term, or temporary facilities—making them a […]

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Positive 2015 Outlook

Good news for the Construction industry, as well as for all who provide support products and services to that industry, positive growth for 2015 is predicted by a number of data and analysis groups. According to the 2015 Dodge Construction Outlook, a report released on November 6, 2014 by Dodge Data and Analytics, U.S. construction […]

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The Benefits of Satellite Safety Shelters Blast Resistant Modules

If your company is in the refining, chemical processing, or energy production industry, you know your employees are at an increased risk of injury or personal harm due to the combustible nature of your job. That’s why it’s so important to protect and shelter your workers from potential hazards. Providing blast resistant buildings can help […]

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Construction Safety During the Winter Months

While the summer season is widely known for the big push in road construction projects and housing starts, many workers are also on the job during the winter months. There are dangerous risks unique to working outside in the cold weather that are very different from the typical safety hazards of working outside in the […]

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