Tag Archives: Modular Buildings

Ground broken on world's tallest modular building – Gizmag

Forest City Ratner Companies (FCRC), working with Skanska as operating partner and construction manager, have broken ground on the residential component of the Atlantic Yards redevelopment project in Brooklyn, New York. The B2 building will be the first of three residential towers that will be constructed on the 22 acre (89,000 sq.mt) site, which also […]

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Modular Building Institute Lauds High Rise Groundbreaking as Industry Game … – Albany Times Union

Project leaders for Atlantic Yards unveiled a model chassis that will be used in the 32-story B2 residential tower in Brooklyn. The use of modular technology in a building this high could lead to major changes in the construction industry. (PRWEB) December 20, 2012 New York City developer Forest City Ratner Companies “broke ground” Tuesday […]

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Program that changes lives, collapsing, in need of funds – Bay News 9

CLEARWATER —  The Clearwater Civil Air Patrol unit headquarters is doomed, and without help, the program might be too. The cadets must come up with nearly $50,000 to save the building. About 62 cadets currently train at the Clearwater facility on N. Hercules Ave. in Building A. They learn about aerospace, leadership, fitness, and train […]

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Board of Regents approve construction of new residence hall for Fall 2014 – The Daily Toreador (registration)

Work will begin immediately on a new residence hall, which is expected to be completed by Fall 2014, Vice Chancellor for Facilities Planning and Construction Michael Molina said. The Board of Regents approved the hall presented by the Facilities Committee at its meeting at 8:30 a.m. Friday. The Board heard discussion about the proposed hall […]

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Global Strategic Business Report on Nonresidential Prefabricated Building … – AZoBuild

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Nonresidential Prefabricated Building Systems in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Metal Building Systems, Modular Buildings, Panelized Precast Concrete Systems, and Other Prefabricated Building Systems. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided […]

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New From PG&E: Zero Net Energy Home Display And Modular Classroom At … – International Business Times (press release)

STOCKTON, Calif., Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today unveiled the utility’s first zero net energy (ZNE) home display and modular classroom at its Energy Training Center in Stockton. The ZNE home display features best-in-class methods used by three residential zero net energy experts, while the ZNE modular classroom demonstrates […]

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Dubai artist highlights tradition amid the glitz – CNN International

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Zeinab Al Hashemi is an Emirati mixed-media visual artist based in Dubai The 25-year-old specialized in multimedia design at Zayed University in the UAE This year she became one of the first female artists-in-residence at Art Dubai She draws upon Emirati culture to create contemporary installations Editor’s note: Zeinab Al Hashemi was one […]

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Modular Church Buildings Becoming Extremely Popular Reports … – Midland Daily News

Modular church buildings are popular with groups that want to expand their space with an affordable and fast building option. Troy, MI (PRWEB) December 12, 2012 Modular church buildings have become an increasingly popular building option, reports MobileOfficeQuotes, as many congregations are faced with restrictive budgets and other economical concerns. The site recently added modular […]

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Empty modular could be new home for day reporting center – The Ranger

Dec 2, 2012 – By Eric Blom, Staff Writer Fremont County may have found a building for its Juvenile Detention Alternatives and Report Center. Commissioners voted at their Nov. 20 meeting to express interest in buying a used modular office building from Fremont County School District 25. County buildings maintenance supervisor JR Oakley said […]

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What do Modular Buildings and Electric Cars have in Common? – DigitalJournal.com (press release)

Welland, ON (PRWEB) November 30, 2012 It may come as a surprise, but Tesla Motors, a leading maker of electric vehicles, just won the prestigious award of Motor Trend’s 2013 Car of the Year. This would have been unthinkable, even a few years back. NatureBuilt Wall systems released a recent blog post on how consumers […]

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