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The Future of Modular Construction

Modular construction and prefabricated buildings can benefit public or private corporations, families, schools, churches, small businesses, and other groups.  These 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. Technological Advances The [...]

By |2019-08-20T10:36:25-05:00August 14th, 2019|Modular Technology|Comments Off on The Future of Modular Construction

How Our Products 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 [...]

By |2019-09-12T14:28:05-05:00July 10th, 2019|Emergency Preparedness|Comments Off on How Our Products Can Help in Disaster Recovery

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 [...]

By |2019-07-09T14:30:21-05:00June 25th, 2019|Modular Classrooms|Comments Off on Outside the Box: Modular Classroom Design Ideas

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 [...]

By |2019-07-09T14:36:04-05:00June 18th, 2019|Modular Technology|Comments Off on The History of Modular Construction

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 [...]

By |2019-06-12T12:00:35-05:00April 23rd, 2019|Modular Classrooms|Comments Off on 5 Myths of Portable Classrooms

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 [...]

By |2019-04-03T15:13:49-05:00April 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Seven Reasons to Choose Satellite Shelters

Setting SMART Goals

Setting SMART Goals Establishing a comfortable learning environment for students and planning for additional classroom space can be challenging, demanding, tedious, and a little overwhelming. Let us help you set SMART goals to stay on track to get your classroom space needs met in a timely manner. According to the SMART goals ideology, the most successful goals are: [...]

By |2019-02-07T13:54:32-05:00January 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Setting SMART Goals

Top 5 Reasons to Do Business with Satellite Shelters, Inc.

Top 5 Reasons to Do Business with Satellite Local. With 17 branches nationwide, you will always talk to knowledgeable, local personnel every time you call. New Units. We have one of the newest fleets in the industry. Our new units are nicer, cleaner, and equipped with modernized HVAC systems. Our used buildings undergo a 50-point [...]

By |2019-02-07T13:54:32-05:00December 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Top 5 Reasons to Do Business with Satellite Shelters, Inc.

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 [...]

By |2019-02-07T13:54:32-05:00April 10th, 2018|Safety, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Disaster Preparedness – Establishing an Emergency Response Plan

Custom Blast Resistant Operator Office

When an industrial plant in Texas needed an office for their operators, they called on Satellite Safety Shelters to customize a Blast Resistant Module (BRM) to keep their employees safe and efficient. This custom 12' x 40' BRM was built using all steel welded construction, designed & engineered for a blast rating of 8 PSI [...]

By |2019-02-07T13:54:32-05:00March 12th, 2018|Blast Resistant Buildings|Comments Off on Custom Blast Resistant Operator Office