MODULAR IN THE NEWS

 

Modular construction is a process in which a building is constructed offsite, under controlled plant conditions, using the same materials and designing to the same codes and standards as conventionally-built facilities – but in about half the time.

PBC Today

May 2020


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While the Army Corps of Engineers has been busy constructing makeshift hospitals, temporary structures and retrofitting existing structures—such as McCormick Place in Chicago and New York’s Javits Center—in response to the COVID-19 crisis, modular construction has taken center stage. In fact, prefabrication and modular construction has been trending, and according to the Dodge Data & Analytics SmartMarket Report “Prefabrication and Modular Construction 2020,” prefabrication and modular construction are poised to transform several sectors of the construction industry.

 Mechanical Hub

April  16, 2020


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Innovative Modular Solutions (IMS), headquartered in Oswego, Illinois, received a first place award at the annual Modular Building Institute (MBI) Convention on March 12, in Orlando, Florida.

MBI’s Awards of Distinction recognizes modular construction projects that demonstrate architectural excellence, technical innovation, cost-effectiveness, energy efficiency, and an accelerated construction timeline.

 Newswire News

March  17, 2020


 

Modular Construction

Major Growth Expected for Prefabrication and Permanent Modular Construction New Study Finds

Dodge Data and Analytics

January 29, 2020


 

The board approved 12-month lease bid from Innovative Modular Solutions for (4) 10-classroom buildings (40 classrooms in total) to be delivered and installed, along with their foundations-Galesburg, IL.

Galesburg News

November 13, 2019

 


Modular: Large Growth

 

"A recently released global construction trends report indicates that growth opportunities in the global modular and prefabricated buildings market look strong for the next six years." 

DCN News Services 


“Due to the controlled process, modular construction by nature is material- and resource-efficient and an inherently greener construction process.”
Construction Canada
April 2012
 

 

 
Designing Out Waste

“With the momentum of various green rating programs and standards, there has been a great deal of discussion regarding minimizing the amount of construction waste sent to the landfills.”
Environmental Design + Construction
Feb 2011
 

 

 
The Modern Schoolhouse

“Innovative Modular Solutions works to integrate a modern school addition to Old Redford Academy High School’s existing building”
Green Building & Design
October 2010
 

 

Designing Out Waste: ‘Pre-cycling’
“Reducing the amount of waste in a project is an important part of sustainable building and begins with the design process.”
Green Building Pro
October 2010