Modular Construction Study by McKinsey & Company

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Modular construction study: Modular could scale to an industry that represents more than $100 billion in US and European real estate, delivering $20 billion in annual savings   McKinsey & Company has recently published a 34 page modular construction study, Capital Projects and Infrastructure Modular construction: From projects to products. By Nick Bertram, Steffen Fuchs, Jan Mischke, Robert Palter, Gernot … Read More

Modular Construction vs. Traditional

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Permanent Modular Construction vs. Traditional EVALUATED In the preface of a newly released May 2015 study on best practices,  it is uncertain how much of the construction market permanent modular construction (PMC) constitutes in volume; however modular broadly is estimated to make up 3-5% of the total construction industry.  (MBI, 2011) Permanent Modular Construction “PMC” is an innovative, sustainable construction … Read More

How Modular Construction can Improve Project Budgets

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A key productivity metric is project cost as measured by the project budget. With the precision bestowed by Building Information Modeling (BIM) – a process involving the generation and management of digital representations of physical and functional characteristics of places – and the quality provided by modern materials and manufacturing facilities, modular construction offers the opportunity to obtain significant productivity … Read More

4 Ideal Projects for Modular Construction

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There are a number of benefits associated with modular construction, which is particularly ideal for certain projects. Here, we’ll discuss these types of projects and explain why they’re best fit for modular construction. Many forms of construction today demand a shorter building schedule. Modular, or off-site, construction helps to achieve this goal. Projects that are restricted by schedule include schools … Read More

4 Types of Projects that are Ideal for Modular Construction

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There are a number of benefits associated with modular construction, which is particularly ideal for certain projects. Here, we’ll discuss these types of projects and explain why they’re best fit for modular construction. Many forms of construction today demand a shorter building schedule. Modular, or off-site, construction helps to achieve this goal. Projects that are restricted by schedule include schools … Read More

All Things Modular Construction

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What is modular construction? It is a resource efficient, off-site project delivery method to construct code-compliant buildings in a quality-controlled setting. Key qualities of modular construction include:     Off site Controlled environment Volumetric three-dimensional “modules” Meets building codes requirements Significantly less time Modular construction can be permanent or temporary. Examples of buildings that can be either permanent or temporary … Read More

The Safe Successful Modular Delivery

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Daily Success of Modular Delivery Sometimes it is important to take a minute to celebrate success in our daily jobs. There are certain projects or tasks in any company that by their very nature are more high profile or glamorous than others. But because all projects don’t come with million dollar price tags in big shinny packages, they can’t all … Read More

Awards of Distinction ~ Shift to Modular Construction

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Modular Building of the Week

Modular Construction is Taking Off We are pleased and proud to announce Triumph has received a Modular Construction award from The Modular Building Institute, the international non-profit trade association serving the commercial modular construction industry. We are equally pleased to recognize the tremendous projects we won these awards based upon, as proof that the modular industry is pushing ahead rightfully … Read More

Modular Construction in Education: The New Way Of the Future

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With enrollment and overcrowding on the rise, many educational systems are in need of more building space for their growing population of students. But constructing a new building can be daunting- time, expenses, unexpected delays are all factors that can make a finished project seem like a long road ahead. For these reasons more institutions are seeking out modular construction for their … Read More

Logistical Aspects of Prefabrication by Emanuel Jannasch

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How do you know if prefabrication is right for your project? There are numerous contextual factors that can help determine when to use prefabrication and which approach to prefabrication will work best for your particular build. The following article was written by Emanuel Jannasch, a professor of Architecture at Dalhousie University, film designer, and researcher. In this article, Professor Jannasch … Read More