Modular buildings can be added quickly and almost anywhere on a school campus. They’re great for keeping learning on track during renovations, after natural disasters or when additional space is needed due to overcrowding. Watch this video to see an example of how to set up school campuses with modular classrooms and administrative buildings.
When you need to rent an office trailer, choosing the right provider is just as important as choosing the right building. Here are 5 tips for choosing the right office trailer provider.
On-time Delivery AND Pick-up Guarantee
Many companies promise on-time delivery. Few are willing to put their money where their mouth is. A company that stands behind their guarantee will offer some kind of discount or refund should they not deliver as promised.
On-time removal of your mobile office is equally important since many projects are not considered complete until all equipment is removed from the job site. Make sure any guarantee includes on-time pick up of your office trailer when the job is done.
Extra Credit: A no-hassle guarantee that cuts out the red tape is an added bonus.
Fast, Simple Service You Can Count On
Like any vendor, a poor office trailer provider can create headaches that distract you from completing your project and last long after the project is done. A quality provider will Read more
Past studies by the Department of Homeland Security have confirmed that businesses that reopen within days of a major disaster are up to four times more likely to resume normal operations, even thrive. Many businesses that are unable reopen quickly never reopen at all.
Our friends at Agility Recovery know how to get operational quickly after a disaster. Watch this video and see how their own team performed in a disaster recovery test.
Through rain, sleet, hail and 102-inches of snow, the ModSpace branch office in Boston continues to deliver world-class service to our customers in New England.
The Boston office, and the rest of our locations throughout the Northeast and in Eastern Canada, have been open every day through the harsh winter to help businesses in need of mobile offices and portable storage units. It’s just one more example of the our commitment to helping businesses thrive, even in the most extreme conditions.
The ModSpace Boston office is in there somewhere.
When it snows big, we bring in the big equipment.
A little snow won’t slow us down. – Jim Adams, ModSpace Fleet Manager, Boston
ModSpace remodeled temporary modular buildings for the construction of its permanent office in Hartford, CT.
A traditional building renovation can be a big undertaking. Not only does it mean months of planning and design for the remodel itself, but it also means making arrangements for displaced workers, and dealing with site disruption, which will go on for months.
When it comes to initial building, modular construction is generally faster and more efficient than traditional construction, giving businesses a greater return on their investment. Yet, does the same hold true when it comes to a remodel?
Greater Flexibility for Remodels
Any building is subject to wear and tear as the years go on, and modular buildings are no different. After several years of steady traffic, a permanent modular building will Read more
Staffers ready FEMA’s mobile hospital in Louisville, MS. Photo: Mike Koplitz/FEMA
When natural disasters strike, rapid response is vital to bringing aid into an affected community. Ongoing support is also needed to get the community back on its feet. Whether it’s organizing and distributing relief supplies, providing temporary housing for displaced residents, offering transitional offices to get employees back to work, or the rebuilding of businesses and homes, many organizations must quickly come together for effective relief and recovery.
Residents of Louisville, Mississippi came together after a tornado destroyed their local hospital in April. For the first time, the Federal Emergency Management Agency Read more
Quality mobile offices give firms reliable and comfortable buildings to establish new operations and get productive quickly, wherever they are needed.
In the first part of this series ModSpace Construction Services VP Sam Tikriti showed you how solid foundations are built. Now Sam’s back to talk about how the walls and roofs take shape. Click below to learn how these components are constructed and fixed to their foundations in a quality-controlled factory environment.
If you haven’t already seen it, make sure to watch part 1 in this series, The Foundation.
Smart cities are all the rage with urban planners. But does this mean that the smart city design is right for every city? And what about the United States — will it fall behind and never catch up? Here are some of the questions city planners are asking.
What is a Smart City?
The term smart city applies to cities aiming to improve quality of life for citizens by updating infrastructure with smart power grids fueled by renewable energy. Smart cities can reduce traffic congestion, cut CO2 emissions and reduce operating Read more