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Modular building

Technique that uses standardized components as a building practice. Modularization can occur as preconstructed components or predefined rules for construction, such as the spacing of structural elements. This technique is good for reducing waste and making the building process more efficient, saving time and money.
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Contract award notice: Supply, Set-up and rental / purchase of temporary modular buildings (france-lyon: Modular and portable buildings)
This acquisition also lays foundation to the formation of Red Sea Rentals, the rental solutions wing of RSH, which will offer customers a fleet of prefabricated and modular buildings, and related infrastructure equipment to rent, suited to building and construction, oil and gas, mining, infrastructure, government, events, and education sectors.
Temporary power and cooling specialist Rental Solutions & Services (RSS) is partnering with modular buildings experts Red Sea International (RSI) as the two companies look to supply "fully functional modular accommodation with power, cooling, wastewater processing & water supply infrastructure at any remote location."
"This honor is proof that gone are the days where modular buildings are simple standard boxes, but rather more intricate, custom-designed buildings.
The pace of Treasure Valley construction right now, with hotels and office buildings underway in several places, has portables flying off the lot at Design Space Modular Buildings, a portable building dealer in Boise.
While the industry did not experience a significant surge until recently, the first modular buildings date back to the 1600s when disassembled houses were shipped by boat from England to the United States to house fishermen.
A new Oldcastle Precast and Module X Solutions joint venture will manufacture protective modular buildings for the telecommunications, petrochemical, oil and gas, fiber regeneration, and solar industries.
"The difference is that 60% to 90% of modular buildings are completed offsite in a controlled production environment, including all MEP, fixtures, and interior finishes," says Tom Hardiman, executive director of the Modular Building Institute (MBI).
If the customer moves ahead with an expansion to the radiology department, the modular buildings' adaptability would enable placement anywhere on the campus.
Modular buildings manufacturers take into account this idea of constructing an eco-friendly house, from a scratch.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-16 January 2009-Swedish modular buildings manufacturer Nordic Modular lays off 25(C)1994-2009 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
Dubai: Al Jaber Group on Monday said it has launched Dorce Middle East Prefabricated Buildings and Construction LLC - a subsidiary specialised in the manufacturing of modular buildings, accommodation containers, pre-engineered steel construction buildings and villas.

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