Modular construction

Modular construction

A type of construction in which the size of all building materials is based on a common unit of measure.

modular construction

1. Construction in which a selected unit or module, such as a box or other subcomponent, is used repeatedly in the aggregate construction.
2. A system of construction employing large, prefabricated, mass-produced, partially preassembled sections or modules which are subsequently put together in the field.
References in periodicals archive ?
Contract notice: construction of a day care center in timber modular construction in rodewald
Schul's product line primarily consists of pre-compressed, self-expanding foam tapes, which are used for sealing vertical and horizontal joints in applications that include window seals, precast concrete, modular construction and concrete facade restoration.
Four of the three-bedroom homes were built off-site in Yorkshire by modular construction company Ilke Homes, before being transported to the 119-home development on Greenway Road - and installed in two days.
Essentially, off-site modular construction allows for a building to be divided into smaller sections which can be prefabricated in a factory setting, transported and assembled on-site.
As its population grows, there is a shift in the real estate industry towards modular construction methods.
As such, not every company might be adequately equipped to deliver modular construction projects.
M2 EQUITYBITES-April 4, 2019-Horizon North Logistics Closes Acquisition of Modular Construction Provider NRB Canada
Concurrent with the guideline release, ICC also announced that it is accepting applications for its Off-Site and Modular Construction Standard Consensus Committee as it prepares to two related standards: Planning, Design, Fabrication and Assembly; and Inspection and Regulatory Compliance.
That's why the New York State Association for Affordable Housing is so encouraged by the Department of Housing and Preservation's (HPD) recent announcement to advance an affordable housing modular construction program.
The modular construction of the charger adapts to a range of battery capacities for a potential reduction of the number of chargers in a fleet.
Modular construction is a form of prefabricated construction that allows major structures or components of a building to be made in factories and transported to a construction site for assembly, thereby saving time and reducing waste.
Curtis Fletcher is president and CEO of Prefab Logic, a Boise company that coordinates modular construction projects.<br />Fletcher, who is trained as an architect, started his manufacturing career with the recreational vehicle company Fleetwood.

Full browser ?