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Modular Media Residence

POSCO helped PyeongChang, Korea prepare for the 2018 Olympic Games with this modular media hotel, completely relocatable after the Games.

Combatting COVID-19

Italian manufacturer R.I. SpA contributes to COVID-19 relief with mobile medical structures.

Pushing the Boundaries of Perception

A project from Australian MBI member Fleetwood Building Solutions challenges the perceptions of what's possible through modular construction.

Tiny Cabins Offer Minimalist Getaways

These modular Tiny Cabins are designed for sustainable relaxation.

Early Check-In with Modular Hotels

Cash Flow generated from earlier occupancy is fueling tremendous interest from the hospitality sector.

From Ship to Shop: Repurposed for Retail

The utilization of “forgotten corners” in dense, urban locations to create intimate human-scale amenities that provide life and security to the streets has become a model for many other projects currently in the works.

NYC Healthcare Facility Opens Nine Months Ahead of Site Built Schedule

The nearly 20,000 sq. ft. facility was open in just 322 days – not an easy feat for a project in New York City.

Relocatable Transitional Housing Project Wins MBI's Best of Show for Horizon North Logisitics

The reusable, reconfigurable design and multi-point foundation system allows for the entire building – from ramps to recycling containers and paving stones – to be demobilized and reassembled at another site in the future at a fraction of the time and cost of constructing a new building.

Modular Construction to the Rescue!

The Inspira Oncology Center was designed, developed, and contructed in less than a year with modular construction, opening sooner and serving more patients.

On Location with Modular Construction

Hawaii Film Studio, known for its work on TV shows and movies such as Hawaii Five-0 and Jurassic Park, chooses modular to meet deadline and budget

Making the Grade: Modular Construction Passes the Test!

Check out these projects that will change your perception of modular classrooms!

Folsom Hotel Opens Five Months Early Using Modular Construction

Modular construction helped control costs, made the process more efficient, and helped the hotel open sooner.

Metric Modular's Bella Bella Passive Haus

The project consisted of six, two-story attached townhomes to be used as a desperately needed housing solution for Yale First Nation.

Repurposed for a Second Life: Renovated Reuse Case Study

The newly renovated daycare space is comprised of two classrooms, men’s and women’s restrooms, an office space, and kitchen.

City’s First-Ever Temporary Modular Housing

In response to an immediate need to address the City of Vancouver’s housing affordability challenges as quickly as possible, Horizon North was selected by the Vancouver Affordable Housing Agency (VAHA) to complete the city’s first-ever temporary modular housing development.

The Jarrett Street Condo Project

The Jarrett Street Condo project from Blazer Industries is a three-story, 12 unit condominium building located in Portland, Oregon.

Modern Building Systems - 8 Classroom Complex

Yelm School District desired a practical and temporary 8,200 square foot classroom solution, all under one roof, to house their growing student population.

Blazer Industries - Pediatric Dental Clinic

The goal of the client was to provide top notch affordable care while minimizing additional overhead costs.

Ramtech Building Systems - Permanent School Campus

This project provides space for 24 standard classrooms to accommodate up to 528 additional students.

Guerdon Modular Buildings - Retirement Facility

The project includes 40 assisted living rooms, 20 memory care rooms, public restrooms, staff areas, laundry facilities, community kitchens, libraries, dining areas, and a detached administrative building.

Silver Creek Industries - Charter School

Due to the complexity and scope of the project, the ability to perform the work in a factory environment provided the opportunity for significant cost reductions and increased quality control measures.

ATCO Structures & Logistics LTD. - Temporary Emergency Facility

The Montreal Heart Institute (ICM) temporary emergency building layout, comprising 42 modular units, was carefully planned with various hospital departments to meet the technical and operational requirements to run a busy emergency room.

Pinegrow Bootstrap Blocks