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Modular building offers a simple and Modular construction, modular building for schools, churches, offices.
straightforward solution to structural necessities while allowing total latitude for the architects' creative application beyond your basic need. Additionally, construction time can be reduced by up to 50%. While site work is being completed, the building is being manufactured to meet specific construction timetables. Once building permits are obtained, modular buildings can be ready for installation within 30 to 60 days. 

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RAD Technology Medical Systems Develops Modular, Green Facility for a New Radiation Treatment Center at Swedish Medical Center's Ballard Campus
By: Staff - Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Source: RAD Technology Medical Systems
Swedish Cancer Institute (SCI) has embarked on a bold approach to rapidly restore community-based radiotherapy cancer treatment in the Ballard community utilizing state-of-the-art building technology that is swift and green.

Construction Spending Rises in September
By: Brian Gallagher - Tuesday, November 2, 2010
According to the U. S. Commerce Department, U.S. construction spending rose unexpectedly in September 2010. The growth is attributed to investment in public projects.

Construction spending increased 0.5 percent to an annual rate of $801.7 billion according to the Deparment's monthly report.

NxGen Modular Launches Data Center Operations
By: Staff - Monday, October 25, 2010
Source: NxGen Modular

NxGen Modular, a specialty manufacturer of turnkey modular mission critical buildings and assemblies, has formally launched its operations focused on the development and installation of modular data centers. Kris Holla, a global technology entrepreneur, leads the company as its President and Chief Executive Officer.

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Designing Out Waste: ‘Pre-cycling’ to Eliminate Waste in Design Phase
By: Tom Hardiman - Tuesday, October 12, 2010
Source: Modular Building Institute
The impact of construction and demolition debris on the environment is staggering. More than 135 million tons of debris from construction sites is brought to U.S. landfills every year, making it the single largest source in the waste stream (Source: USGBC White Paper –Planning for Construction Waste). Reducing the amount of waste in a project is an important part of sustainable building and begins with the design process. Choosing alternative methods of construction such as prefabrication, preassembly, modularization, and off-site fabrication techniques is an effective way to design out waste.

Global Nonresidential Prefabricated Building Systems to Reach US$45 Billion by 2015
By: iModular Staff Report - Wednesday, October 6, 2010
GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Nonresidential Prefabricated Building Systems market. The global nonresidential prefabricated building systems market is forecast to reach US$45 billion by 2015. Lower capital costs, faster installation, and enhanced management of construction waste, represent the key factors influencing market demand. In addition, growing popularity of modular construction is also expected to propel market growth.

Modular buildings used for military. Fort Bliss Combat Aviation Brigade Occupies First of Three Modular Buildings
By: iModular Staff Report - Wednesday, October 6, 2010
The Army has recently occupied the first of three permanent modular buildingsdeveloped and built using the Accelerated Building System by design-build construction firm Ramtech Building Systems of Mansfield, Texas.

modular building, prefabricated structures, military facility Intermodal Structures, Inc. (IMS), Maersk, A.P. Moller Form Partnership for Modular Buildings
By: Brian Gallagher - Friday, September 24, 2010
Maersk Line, Limited and two other A.P. Moller – Maersk companies have entered into a strategic partnership with Intermodal Structures, Inc. (IMS) to design, manufacture, market and deliver an innovative modular building system. This unique, customizable building can be assembled and transported rapidly and cost-effectively anywhere in the world using its intermodal frame.

Modular Building Modular Building Institute and Associated Builders and Contractors Form Alliance for Disaster Relief
By: MBI - Thursday, March 4, 2010
Source: Modular Building Institute
The Modular Building Institute (MBI) and Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) today announced the formation of an alliance, Start Today and Rebuild Together (START), to leverage the resources of the construction industry, nongovernmental organizations, and government agencies to respond quickly and efficiently with relief and rebuilding efforts following natural disasters.

Modular Building and the USGBC’s LEED ™ Version 3.0 2009 Building Rating System
By: MBI - Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Source: Modular Building Institute
MBI has commissioned a report that provides the overview of how the commercial modular construction industry’s current practices can benefit from an awareness of the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED™) Building Rating System.

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