5 Examples of Modular Buildings to Inspire You

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1. The more than 100 prefabricated modular units being stacked on top of an abandoned parking lot in the middle of Skid Row is touted as a cost-effective way to get homeless people off the streets of Los Angeles.

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2. Sky City, consists of 2,749 feet (838 meters) distributed in 220 floors and it will go up in just 90 days in Changsha city, by the Xiangjiang river.

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3. A large military office complex in the US Islands consisting of 15 in-plant office units and 2 exterior bathrooms was sold through Panel Built Inc.

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4. Designed as an acropolis of stackable green-roofed units, the structure recently won a competition to construct a new high-rise in Rødovre, an independent municipality of Copenhagen. The high-rise incorporates lots of sustainable design elements to reduce its environmental impact, and its main concept is centered around a system of individual units that can be stacked in various configurations to maximize available space and allow for easy structural changes in response to market demand.

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5. To capture rich natural gas reserves in Wyoming, BP had to create a living and working environment in a very remote location. This project had to be completed quickly, under extremely harsh working conditions. This was a 90’ x 185’ metal building with multiple HVAC zones and completely finished interior. 25’ x 100’ warehouse.

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