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Why a Prefabricated Office Building Could Be Your Next Workplace

Organizations in all types of industries are discovering the countless benefits of prefabricated offices. From temporary post-emergency shelters to long-term office solutions, modular buildings offer affordable, flexible alternatives to conventional structures. From energy savings to custom features, prefabricated buildings provide impressive—and often surprising—advantages. Find out whether a Satellite Shelters modular building could help your business […]

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Our Satellite Family & The Thanksgiving Holiday

There’s no time quite like the holidays to reflect on family. As followers of our company, you may often hear the term “Satellite Family”. Our family consists of employees and their loved ones as well as our sister companies. It’s with great joy that we include our customers as an extension of our Satellite Family. […]

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Welcome to the New Website!

Since 1972, Satellite Shelters has provided industry-leading modular construction and design across the United States. Whether your business needs mobile offices, portable classrooms, or modular buildings, Satellite Shelters is happy to work with you to make your construction project a reality. At Satellite Shelters, we are committed to providing great customer service and a painless […]

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Should you choose modular or traditional construction?

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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The Future of Modular Construction

Modular construction has provided amazing benefits to families, schools, churches, private companies, and other groups. Prefabricated buildings help organizations save time, money, and energy during emergency situations and for everyday use. Modular buildings are now playing a larger role, especially as technological advances broaden possibilities for new applications. Low-Cost Modular Housing With many major U.S. […]

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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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