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2014-06-04 23:05:16

Health facility in Bethpage, New York by Axis Construction Corporation was recognized as the Modular Building Institute's building of the month for June. The building was selected from entries to MBI's annual Awards of Distinction competition: http://www.modular.org/Awards/AwardsOfDistinction.aspx. Charlottesville, VA (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 The Modular Building Institute today announced that the Charles Evans Health Services Center in Bethpage, New York has been designated as its...

2014-05-06 08:38:11

ROCKWALL, Texas, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ellis Modular announced plans today to expand sales of their Modular Facilities For Business, Industry, and Job Site Communities base by applying for a GSA Schedule and actively pursuing federal contracts. Government officials utilize GSA Schedules as a means of procuring goods and services knowing that companies on these schedules have been qualified and thoroughly vetted by the General Services Administration (GSA). "The opportunity to...

2014-04-09 08:31:47

LITTLETON, Mass., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Triumph Modular Incorporated, the Northeast's premier provider of high quality relocatable and permanent modular buildings, was recently recognized with five Awards of Distinction from the Modular Building Institute (MBI) at the World of Modular in San Antonio, Texas. In the permanent modular category, Triumph is proud to announce, two of their premier 2013 projects, the MIT Childcare Center and Acton Housing Authority, each took a first place...

2014-01-31 23:29:05

At World of Modular 2014, the modular building industry’s largest convention, industry leaders will focus on Multifamily Housing, Green Building, Market Trends, Innovation and more. More than 600 developers, contractors, architects, builders, dealers and equipment/service suppliers are expected at the event, slated for March 21-24 in San Antonio, Texas, and hosted by the Modular Building Institute. (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 At World of Modular 2014, the modular building industry’s...

2014-01-30 23:32:09

Design Space, an industry leader in mobile and modular buildings, will be providing a sprawling project management office for construction of a new hospital at Stanford University in Palo Alto, CA. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Design Space Modular Building has been awarded the contract to provide the project management offices (PMO) for the new Stanford Hospital. Under the contract Design Space will manufacture and install two (2) 120’x120’ modular office complexes, totaling...

2014-01-06 23:02:39

To kick the New Year off Palomar Modular Buildings is releasing an informative overview video about modular construction. DeSoto, TX (PRWEB) January 06, 2014 To kick the New Year off Palomar Modular Buildings is releasing an informative overview video about modular construction. The video provides a brief overview of modular construction, an example project, and a handful of the markets that employ modular buildings. Animated sequences of the video provide a rare glimpse at how modular...

2013-12-20 23:03:22

Last week, the first modules were set at the B2 residential tower at Atlantic Yards in New York, set to become the tallest modular building in the world. The Modular Building Institute (MBI), the international trade association for commercial modular construction, applauds this venture for the way it is helping to break new ground for the construction industry. (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Last week, the first modules were set at the B2 residential tower at Atlantic Yards in Brooklyn, New...

2013-12-19 23:22:24

EPIC Systems, Inc. recently installed a process plant to accommodate a new antiperspirant product launch. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 EPIC Systems, Inc. recently installed a process plant to accommodate a new antiperspirant product launch. The batch mixing system was designed and built by EPIC, utilizing their customer’s exclusive emulsion process technology. The client recently approved a major brand re-launch. They achieved a significant milestone by beginning production...

2013-11-07 23:22:58

The Modular Building Institute (MBI), the international trade association that has served commercial modular construction for 30 years, will exhibit at Greenbuild in Philadelphia, November 20-21. MBI is also a sponsor of a tour of three multifamily prefab buildings in Philly, and MBI member company NRB Inc. will display its eco-friendly pediatric treatment module Pedia-Pod onsite at the conference. (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 The Modular Building Institute (MBI), the international trade...

2013-10-30 23:30:26

At World of Modular 2014, the modular building industry’s largest convention, expert speakers will discuss best practices research, lean construction, the integration of modular and site built, sustainability and much more. More than 600 developers, contractors, architects, builders, dealers and equipment/service suppliers are expected at the event, slated for March 21-24 in San Antonio, Texas, and hosted by the Modular Building Institute. (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 At World of Modular...


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