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Why Choose Modular Construction?

As every professional in the building industry knows, construction can be a costly and endlessly time-consuming endeavor. Delays are almost more frequent than on-time construction, and can be induced by extensive bureaucratic requirements, weather and other unexpected circumstances, inadequate planning, too few personnel, or a whole host of other causes. Lengthy construction projects can also negatively impact public perception of a project even before it has been built, especially if the projects experience delays or inconvenience those who live or work close

What is modular construction, and how has it evolved?

In broad terms, modular construction involves producing standardized components of a structure in an off-site factory, then assembling them on-site. Terms such as “off-site construction,” “prefabrication,” and “modular construction” are used interchangeably. These terms cover a range of different approaches and systems, from single elements that are clipped together using standard connections and interfaces to 3-D volumetric units with full fixtures. Today, modular construction is experiencing a new wave of attention and investment, and several factors suggest it may have renewed

Going Modular – Benefits of Modular Construction in the Restaurant Industry

While modular construction has been around since the 1600s, it didn’t start gaining popularity until the early 20th century. Now, you can find this type of construction in just about any industry, from homes to hotels, commercial buildings, and apartments. Even the restaurant industry has taken a look at the benefits this type of building brings. What Is a Modular Building? Modular construction takes place off-site under controlled conditions. Modules are created using the same materials and building codes required in traditional construction,