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How Modular Buildings Can Help in Disaster Recovery

Having a disaster plan in place is a must for your organization. From stocking your safety kit to developing a strategy for employee and customer safety, preparedness provides peace of mind and helps prevent injuries or worse. However, getting back on your feet after the initial trauma should also be part of your disaster recovery […]

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Outside the Box: Modular Classroom Design Ideas

Enrollment at school districts, like those in Dallas, TX, and other parts of the country is rising at a rapid rate. Unfortunately, schools’ budgets can seldom keep pace with growing student populations. As administrators look for ways to deal with shrinking budgets and growing class sizes, modular buildings are emerging as a quick, affordable. We’ve […]

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The History of Modular Construction

Modular building construction may seem like a newer way to construct buildings, but it actually has a long and storied history. Ever since factories became commonplace, architects and builders have sought to utilize their potential to create high-quality prefabricated buildings. Take a journey with Satellite Shelters to find out how modular construction evolved into the […]

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5 Myths of Portable Classrooms

Overcrowded classrooms are forcing school administrators around the country to come up with creative solutions. Modular buildings are designed to handle classroom overflow efficiently and affordably, but administrators often face objections from parents and other community members. Most arguments against portable classrooms are based on false perceptions, but Satellite Shelters is here to bust those […]

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Seven Reasons to Choose Satellite Shelters.

Seven Reasons to Choose Satellite Shelters

When Al Hilde, Jr. founded Satellite Shelters in 1972, he set the cornerstone and foundation for a company that focused on providing value to our customers. Above all, to provide ethical and honorable service to customers, to offer them quality products and services, and to greatly benefit society’s needs, were his top priorities. Today, Satellite […]

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Setting SMART Goals to Solve Your Classroom Space Needs

Establishing a comfortable learning environment for students and planning for additional classroom space can be challenging, demanding, tedious, and a little overwhelming. If you’re in a position that may require exploring modular construction, Satellite Shelters can help. Let us help you set SMART goals to stay on track to get your classroom space needs met […]

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Five Reasons to Do Business with Satellite Shelters

When you choose a provider for your modular construction needs, it’s important to consider not just price but every aspect of the process. Ask yourself some of the following questions before committing to partnering with your next modular building provider: Are you dealing with a reputable company? Do they stand behind their product? Am I […]

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Disaster Preparedness – Establishing an Emergency Response Plan

Smart planning can help you keep your business running if disaster strikes.   According to the Institute for Business and Home Safety, an estimated 25 percent of businesses don’t open again after a major disaster.   We want to help you protect your business by having an emergency plan in place.    1. Make A […]

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Custom Blast Resistant Fire Suppression System

Custom-Built, Blast Resistant Operator Office

When an industrial plant in Texas needed an office for their operators, they called When an industrial plant in Texas needed an office for its operators, they called on Satellite Shelters to customize a blast resistant module (BRM) to help keep their employees safe and efficient. Here’s an example of how our modular buildings can […]

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Our Most Loved Famous Duos

Happy Valentine’s Day Some things are just meant to be together. Here is our top 14 list of famous duos and pairings throughout history. Tom & Jerry – The famous cat and mouse duo. Batman & Robin – Crime fighting duo represented by many throughout history. Peanut Butter & Jelly – Can you really go […]

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