Umodular Receives MBI 2016 Awards of Distinction

MBI 2016 Awards of Distinction Permanent Special Application, Mojave Solar Main Category: Modular Building Design Company: Universal Modular Building Solutions, Inc. Affiliate: Silver Creek Industries Location: Hinkley, CA Building Use: Fire Control Pump & Valve Buildings Gross Size of Project: 2600 Square Feet Days to complete: 86 Award Criteria Architectural ExcellenceThe Project included 8 total "floorless" … [Read more...]

The Modular Building Institute August 2015 Building of the Month: Mojave Solar Project

Due to the remote and hostile desert environment, factory-built construction was well suited for these administration and control buildings that would accompany a 250-megawatt concentrating solar power plant.  Hinkley, CA – The Modular Building Institute (MBI) has recognized Universal Modular Building Solutions’  Mojave Solar Project Administration & Control Buildings as the August 2015 Modular Building of the Month. This project also won first place in the Permanent … [Read more...]

Prefabricated Solutions Reduces Construction Time and Increases ROI

Ever since 1996, commercial and industrial solutions provider AE Smith has been the frontrunner in implementing prefabricated solutions on a project-by-project basis, aimed at reducing delivery time and maximising the return on investment. This was the year when the company masterminded a new and unique installation method while working on the Woodford Correctional Centre project, earning high recognition in the process. The company is always looking to build on its … [Read more...]

Large-scale Modular Buildings Appearing in New York

"At the corner of Flatbush Avenue and Dean Street at Brooklyn's Atlantic Yards, dozens of workers are laying the foundation for a 32-story apartment tower. They are excavating earth, bending rebar and pouring concrete, just as countless others are doing at construction sites around town." Meanwhile, two miles away, in a factory the size of two football fields at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, dozens more are working on the same building, stacking drywall, uncrating toilets, and … [Read more...]

Universal Modular and Contigo Global Team up to provide a Demonstration Village for Organic Motion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Universal Modular and Contigo Global Team up to provide a Demonstration Village for Organic Motion, Inc. Fallbrook, Calif. – Universal Modular Building Solutions, Inc. (UMBS) and Contigo Global, Inc. (CGI) recently completed a turn-key, Afghanistan style, urban training demonstration village, for Organic Motion, Inc. located in Orlando, FL. Organic Motion, Inc. develops systems to insert live role players into military training exercises as … [Read more...]