- Ten dead in fire at temporary COVID hospital in North Macedonia
Officials say flames ripped through modular building because of the amount of plastic.
Al Jazeera. Thu, 09 Sep 2021 04:01:36 +0000.
- Modular building fire risks 'need more investigation'
A report into a Shetland hotel blaze asks for more information about factory-made rooms stacked on top of each other.
BBC News. Tue, 24 Aug 2021 16:19:45 GMT.
- Philadelphia modular builder takes over California manufacturing plant as part of West Coast expansion
Volumetric Building Cos. acquired everything inside the plant as well as some intellectual property assets.
Sarah Klearman. American City Business Journals. Wed, 18 Aug 2021 03:16:27 +0000.
- Shetland fires 'should act as warning to modular building industry'
Two devastating fires involved buildings made from factory-built units brought up to islands by sea.
BBC News. Tue, 27 Jul 2021 07:52:25 GMT.
- Robots 10X Faster, 10X Cheaper: Modular Development Platform And 3D Printing Lets You Build Autonomous Robots Like Lego
Can you build robots 10X faster and 10X cheaper? Sure, with modular development and 3D printing ...
By John Koetsier, Senior Contributor. Forbes. Tue, 20 Jul 2021 13:48:22 -0400.
- Goodbye, bricks and mortar? We visit a factory which pumps out two houses a day
Modular housing companies build homes in factories at a rate of two a day - promising sturdy properties and green credentials. We visit one of the factories to find out more.
Daily Mail. Fri, 02 Jul 2021 12:28:55 GMT.
- UNCONTAINED Hopes To Fill The Void Left In LBVR With Hyper-Immersive Plug-And-Play Modular Units
UNCONTAINED integrates containers that offer hyper-realistic VR experiences. These can be used for entertainment, eSports. branded pop-up activations, music festivals and even corporate team-building or simulation exercises.
By Cathy Hackl, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 07 Apr 2021 12:00:00 -0400.
- Inside Factory OS, the Big Tech-backed modular home company looking to solve the affordable housing crisis
The United States is facing a severe shortage of affordable housing. Factory-built homes are one solution that could reduce construction costs dramatically.
CNBC. Sun, 07 Feb 2021 14:00:01 GMT.
- Modular Construction Meets Changing Needs in the Pandemic
The process of creating prefabricated units that can be quickly assembled has shifted as developers turn to medical buildings, affordable housing, data centers and even a Chick-fil-A restaurant.
Aili Mcconnon. New York Times. Tue, 15 Dec 2020 20:36:40 +0000.
- Razer Tomahawk modular gaming PC launches in the US for $2,400
Razer's compact modular gaming PC, called the Tomahawk, debuted at CES earlier this year for gamers who want to experience building their own computers.
Maggie Tillman. Pocket Lint. Sat, 05 Dec 2020 00:42:56 +0000.
- Modular Home Plans (Information)
Modular homes are pre-constructed in factories and then shipped to the homesite and assembled there. They are becoming increasingly popular for their fast construction time and lower price.
- Modular Homes (Information)
home is made from pre-constructed boxes which are shipped to the homesite and assembled there. Modular homes are faster to build and priced lower than traditional homes.
- Modular Home Building (Information)
Modular homes are made in factories, and they are built from the inside out. The homes are then transported to their destinations and lifted onto their foundations by large machinery.
The word modular is an adjective. Modular means (1) constructed with standardized units or dimensions allowing flexibility and variety in use.
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