8 Questions to Ask Before Buying Modular Products in California

Albeit newer to the construction industry, modular construction has been around for over two decades and is no different than traditional construction when it

Jul 19, 2016
Why Successful Companies Are Using Allied Modular

One of the often-cited positive aspects of Allied’s modular building systems is the speed and ease of design, but just what does that actually suggest?

Feb 10, 2016
The Experts Agree About Modular Construction

The experts agree; construction is changing. What was once the standard of “stick- built” construction has shifted to modular construction for a wide variety

May 22, 2015
Do You Know How Solar Power Works?

We’ve been building green solutions since our company’s creation over 25 years ago. We saw a way to do things differently, and we’ve been

May 15, 2015
Modular Solutions In China

China is growing in leaps and bounds and so is their need for housing. Housing needs to be affordable and to be set up

May 8, 2015
Have You Seen Our Stone Brewing Project?

Did you know that Allied Modular has a YouTube page? We’ve been privileged to bring cameras to some of our large products and film

Apr 27, 2015
CY Lasers

You may have heard about our amazing staff, but did you know they are hard at work providing solutions for our customers around the

Apr 20, 2015
The Future Is Modular

The space and way people live today is changing quite dramatically from what it was a generation or two ago. With a shift in

Apr 13, 2015
Uberblox: Modular Construction

Modular construction is often compared to building blocks as an easy way to understand the process. We build all the components at our facility

Apr 6, 2015
This Might Be The Cutest Thing You’ve Seen All Week

It has been a busy week and sometimes all it takes is a duckling to brighten your day. We’re willing to bet this is

Mar 27, 2015
Modular Chinese Skyscraper

One of the reasons that our customers love modular construction is because of how fast it is. Modular construction shifts the construction process to

Mar 13, 2015
Modular Executive Offices

Offices are an important place and serve a vital role at all companies. Although most companies have some type of office space, they are

Feb 25, 2015
The Patriot Express Guardhouse

The safety of any business is a serious matter. There are many solutions that businesses turn to for safety, but there is one solution

Feb 24, 2015
Warehouse Offices

We have been an industry leader in modular offices for the last 25 years. Our offices have been such a big hit that we’ve

Feb 6, 2015
Allied’s Breakroom

Most employers are looking to get the most productivity and hard work out of their employees. One of the unique ways to do this

Jan 30, 2015
Allied Modular’s TallWalls

Allied Modular manufactures a wide variety of products specifically designed to work with our customers who have large facilities. We have tailor- made a

Jan 5, 2015
Happy New Year 2015!

It is hard to believe 2014 has come to a close! This has been a great year for us here at Allied Modular, and

Jan 1, 2015
Modular Construction In Australia

Modular construction isn’t just big here in the states; it is being used around the world! We recently heard a great story from Architecture

Dec 19, 2014
Modular Construction Used To Help The Homeless

We keep an eye on the news and love hearing stories about the positive impact modular construction is having on the world. It is

Dec 12, 2014
Modern Modular Solutions From Allied Modular

The reputation around modular construction is changing, long known as an inferior solution or one that is simply portable. While modular fabrication has been

Dec 8, 2014
Allied Modular Has A New CEO

Have you heard the news?  We have a new CEO at Allied Modular! Please see our official press release below: Orange, CA (PRWEB) December

Dec 5, 2014
The Largest Buildings That Never Came To Be

Construction projects have been around for millennia, and each one comes with its own set of unique challenges. We’ve worked with clients on projects

Dec 4, 2014
Happy Thanksgiving 2014

It is hard to believe that Thanksgiving is already here! We have so much to be thankful for, but the top of our list

Nov 24, 2014
Full Height Partitions

Modular walls come in many different shapes and sizes, and one of our most popular types of modular walls is our full height partitions.

Nov 14, 2014
White House Heritage High School Press Box

Have you heard about the new press box at White House Heritage High School? It was a gift from us at Allied Modular! Check

Nov 7, 2014
Allied Modular Press Boxes

Allied Modular’s modern modular solutions are used on a daily basis by people all over the world. Our products are made in the USA,

Oct 31, 2014
CMM Enclosure For White Drive Products, Inc.

On any given day here at Allied Modular, we are hard at work creating modern modular wall systems for our customers. These projects range

Oct 28, 2014
Admin Offices

As you’ve seen by now, Allied Modular offers a very wide selection of products. We’ve spent the past 25 years working with our customers

Oct 28, 2014
Modular Construction In Australia

Modular construction isn’t just popular here in the United States; it is actually growing in the international community too. Australia has also seen the

Oct 17, 2014
Modular Offices

The work place is constantly evolving and shifting with the hopes of being more efficient as well as being environmentally friendly. Allied Modular has

Oct 10, 2014
Modular Hotels In Africa

It seems like every day we hear about more and more places around the world using modular construction. It has been used to help

Oct 2, 2014
Orange County Cathedral

Not far from our Orange, California facility is a very unique structure that you can see for miles.  The Christ Cathedral is an architectural

Sep 30, 2014
New York’s Architecture

When it comes to architecture, New York has a great place to draw inspiration from.  Massive skyscrapers, bridges and other buildings are amazing to

Sep 19, 2014
Modular Guardhouses

We’ve been creating the industry’s finest modular products for over 25 years.  Our building solutions are used by companies big and small around the

Sep 12, 2014
Peter Gluck: The Mind Behind NY’s Modular Stack Apartments

The Stack Apartments continue to make news headlines.  These NY apartments are especially unique because they not only look amazing, but were also built

Sep 5, 2014
The Nest

The future of construction is found with modular design.  Modular construction offers numerous green benefits with a product that is faster to install and

Aug 28, 2014
Narrow Homes: Unique Challenges

Each construction project comes with its own unique challenges, and unfortunately some of these challenges can be quite limiting.  Sometimes, instead of looking at

Aug 22, 2014
Modular: The Modern Construction Solution

In big cities like New York construction is much more difficult than other less densely populated parts of the country.  Space is at a

Aug 15, 2014
Does The Future Of Construction Consist Of Robots Building Houses Out Of Life Size Lego Blocks?

When most people think about the future of construction they think “greener and faster” for everything from creating new homes to commercial buildings.  A

Aug 8, 2014
Machine Enclosures

Did you know that Allied Modular has a wide variety of solutions that are custom created for our customers?  We’ve worked with different types

Jul 30, 2014
The World’s Tallest Lego Tower

Lego has been enjoyed for generations as a fun way to build with blocks.  Budapest recently built the world’s tallest Lego tower!  This 114-

Jul 22, 2014
Allied Modular Is Growing!

Business is booming here at Allied Modular, and we are excited to announce that our new building in Tennessee is nearing completion!  Our new

Jul 16, 2014
Check Out This Great Video About Modular Construction!

Modular construction has been helping companies finish projects quickly and efficiently for well over 100 years.  As with most technologies, things have been improving

Jul 11, 2014
The Stack: Modular Apartments

When people hear the word modular, a lot of different things come to mind.  Some people think of things like modular trailers that are

Jul 1, 2014
Green Production Meets Green Construction: AM4U

AM4U is a revolutionary garment printing company that has developed a printing technology that is much better for the environment than the harmful methods

Jun 25, 2014
Modular Construction: Green, Fast, & Efficient

The construction industry continues to show growth, and modular construction is helping fuel the fire.  Companies looking for alternatives to traditional methods of building

Jun 24, 2014
Eco-Friendly Construction Doesn’t Have To Break The Bank

For many companies looking to upgrade or transform their facilities, being “green” is often looked at as a luxury.  Most people would love to

Jun 12, 2014
Mar City Modular Apartments

Modular construction isn’t just growing in popularity here in the United States.  It is also becoming a big hit “across the pond” in Britain. 

May 22, 2014
The Modern Workspace

Just as the way we work is changing, so is the look and feel of the places we are working.  For years the endless

May 21, 2014
Ten 3D Printed Houses In 24 Hours

3D printing has come a long way from a hobbyist’s tool for printing small plastic objects to completing some very large and complex projects. 

Apr 22, 2014
Unique Modular Construction: Mining Simulator

Our modular walls are used in all kinds of different projects.  We were excited to hear about one particularly interesting use of our walls.

Mar 21, 2014
Another Satisfied Customer: Instron

We’ve developed a host of different products to help our customers maximize space and better organize large warehouses.  We recently worked with a company

Mar 6, 2014
Robots: The Future Of Modular Construction?

Scholars and scientists continue to hypothesize about what the future of construction will look like.  Do you think it could be possible that a

Feb 28, 2014
Modular Construction To Be Used In New Ford Trucks

Modular construction isn’t just something that applies to walls; it also applies to the way products are made.  Modular often refers to building something

Jan 28, 2014
Are Bio Bricks The Future Of Construction?

It is great that our society has shifted from the old bulky and wasteful ways of building and has now shifted towards a greener

Jan 20, 2014
Construction & The Affordable Care Act

Modspace posted an interesting blog post about healthcare reform and how it relates to the construction industry.  America is at an interesting junction when

Jan 16, 2014
3D Printing With Concrete

3D printing is continuing to grow in popularity, ranging from uses in the food industry to manufacturing machine parts.  A professor out of USC

Jan 13, 2014
Modular Apartments In Brooklyn: Installation Video

Do you remember the plans for the large modular apartment building in New York we talked about a few weeks ago? Construction is now

Dec 17, 2013
Time Lapse Video: Vintage Modular Construction

Several generations ago housing and construction took a unique turn.  Although conventional methods of building had been incredibly common until this point, many houses

Dec 12, 2013
Modular Construction To Be Used In World Cup Stadium

The uses for modular construction are astounding, and we continue to hear of new exciting modular projects.  We recently heard of a new soccer

Dec 3, 2013
Happy Thanksgiving!

We wish you all a very Happy Thanksgiving!  We’ll be taking a few days off to spend with our friends and families, but we’ll

Nov 27, 2013
A Unique Solution: Tall Walls

At Allied Modular we pride ourselves in providing solutions of all sizes for the needs of our customers.  Our walls come in a variety

Nov 25, 2013
Modular Construction Used In Habitat For Humanity Build

We love hearing stories about how modular construction is being used to help people.  Recently a group of high school students worked with Habitat

Nov 21, 2013
Modular Toilets

When most people think of how the future will look, they envision things being cleaner and greener.  We all hope for a future in

Nov 13, 2013
Sharing The Benefits Of Modular Construction

When most people think of modular construction, they often picture a trailer.  Although some modular builders do use trailers, that is a very small

Nov 5, 2013
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Oct 31, 2013
Modular New York Apartments Update

Do you remember those modular New York apartments we wrote about recently?  Production is moving forward on this 32- story tower which will be

Oct 31, 2013
Time Lapse Video: Modular Apartment Construction

Remember those modular apartments being constructed in Seattle, Washington? The installation is nearly completed. Check out this video showing some of the units being

Oct 28, 2013
Luxury Modular Apartments In San Jose

Although the news periodically reports stories of modular construction, most of the time the projects are a little on the plain side of things. 

Oct 25, 2013
Modular Construction In New York

A factory in the Brooklyn Navy Yard is working on a 22- story prefabricated, modular structure that will have 350 units.  This structure will

Oct 17, 2013
The Magic Of Modular

We are associated with the benefits of modular construction, but the word “modular” can also be applied to many other things. Dictionary.com defines modular

Oct 8, 2013
A Greener Future With Modular Construction

If you ask most people to describe what the future will look like, many will describe a greener, more energy efficient lifestyle.  Most notably,

Oct 2, 2013
Modular Day Care

The news seems to be picking up on more great uses of modular construction, and we recently heard about a great modular project out

Sep 30, 2013
Smoking Shelters For The Workplace

Smoking has become an incredibly controversial issue in the workplace.  There are pretty much two types of people at most offices– those who smoke,

Sep 25, 2013
Keeping Your Workplace Safe With A Guard House

We work with businesses of all sizes, and we often get questions about security.  We’ve sold a lot of guard houses that are currently

Sep 25, 2013
The Cost Of Construction Waste

A recent study has come out of Scotland about construction waste.  As it turns out, traditional methods of construction generate a whole lot of

Sep 20, 2013
Plymouth Technology Modular Office

We have customers that come to us with many different kinds of needs.  One of the perks of modular construction is that it can

Sep 20, 2013
Modular Construction For The Oil Industry

Oil and energy companies are continuing to make the news with continued oil expansions throughout the country.  We’ve heard of scarcity in building materials,

Sep 18, 2013
Secrets Of The World’s Tallest Buildings

The trend of very tall buildings has been growing in popularity over the past few years.  Many construction companies are chasing after the title

Sep 11, 2013
Modular Construction: The Safer Way Of Building

We’ve always known that modular was the better way of things, but recent studies have shown even more great benefits of modular construction.  One

Sep 10, 2013
Green Construction Projects

Green projects are popping up all over the world, and many construction competitions are being held to incorporate the latest in green designs and

Sep 5, 2013
Weigh Stations

You’ve probably seen them near rest stops or along busy stretches of the highway; weigh stations are a necessary part of our nation’s infrastructure

Sep 4, 2013
Modular Construction & The Mining Industry

At Allied Modular we enjoy helping clients in a variety of different industries across the globe.  One of the latest industries we’ve been working

Aug 29, 2013
Seattle’s Newest Modular Construction Project

Downtown Seattle will soon see a new 7 ½ story  apartment building built in the downtown area.  What makes this project unique is that

Aug 27, 2013
This Spanish Construction Project Is Missing One Crucial Element

Construction projects are continually happening around the world, and occasionally mistakes happen.  We were quite surprised to hear about a 47- story skyscraper that

Aug 12, 2013
Modular Construction For Senior Living

We love seeing how modular construction continues to grow in popularity, and we recently heard about a modular project in Southern California which will

Aug 9, 2013
New York’s Rise In Modular Construction

New York is seeing an explosion of modular construction projects.  We recently covered a series of high rise apartments that were built modularly, and

Aug 7, 2013
The Evolution Of Construction

Our friends over at ModSpace have recently posted a blog on the changes in the construction industry.  Construction has been around for a very

Aug 5, 2013
Tenant Improvements

For those business owners who are renting and leasing property, tenant improvements are a very important part of the facility.  The interior and exterior

Jul 31, 2013
Wired Magazine: Modular Construction

We knew modular construction was growing in popularity, but we were a little surprised to see it in the giant tech magazine Wired.  A

Jul 30, 2013
Modular Solutions

Although we don’t deal with residential construction, we love hearing about how modular construction is able to help people.  A Native American tribe near

Jul 29, 2013
Updates On The World’s Tallest Building

Remember that giant modular sky scraper we talked about recently?  Well, ground broke for this project very recently and we are incredibly excited to

Jul 26, 2013
Modular Construction: Fast Food

Our friends at the Modular Building Institute have created a very interesting infographic regarding modular construction and the building of fast food franchises.  As

Jul 25, 2013
Work Safe, Work Smart

Working safe means working smart.  According to a recent study by McGraw Hill, construction companies that invested in safety programs not only saw a

Jul 24, 2013
Sky City: World’s Tallest Building Will Be Modular

Building the world’s tallest building is no small undertaking.  China is looking to hold the title for world’s tallest building with a massive modular

Jul 17, 2013
Time Lapse: Modular Apartment Construction

Although Allied Modular focuses on working with commercial properties instead of residential, we can still appreciate quality- built, residential modular construction.  Gluck+ architectural firm

Jul 15, 2013
Modular Construction In Antarctica

Modular construction is used for applications big and small across the globe.  One of the most interesting applications of modular construction is found in

Jul 9, 2013
Style & Class: Modular Construction

As you may be well aware, modular construction is applicable for many different types of projects.  At Allied Modular we specialize in working with

Jul 8, 2013
Guard House vs. Guard Shack

We had a small debate and tried to figure out what the difference was between a guard house and a guard shack.  Some people

Jul 5, 2013
Happy 4th Of July

Wishing you and your loved ones a very happy and safe 4th of July!

Jul 3, 2013
Ticket Booths

The uses of modular construction are astounding.  Modular walls can build a host of structures ranging from offices to break rooms.  One of our

Jun 26, 2013
3D Printed Buildings

Builders are always looking for more creative ways to construct buildings.  Although 3D printers can be used to print a whole host of things

Jun 20, 2013
Tall Walls

As we’ve talked about in the past there are several ways to maximize space in a warehouse.  Some warehouses have tall ceilings which are

Jun 19, 2013
Celebrate National Donut Day

Today is National Donut Day!  Kick your weekend off to a great start by indulging in a delicious donut.  Donut Day actually goes back

Jun 7, 2013
Full Height Partitions

Previously, we’ve talked about maximizing space by adding offices and rooms to unused areas of warehouses and factories.  There are also ways to maximize

Jun 6, 2013
Guard House Customization

Our guard houses are built under factory- controlled conditions in our California or Tennessee facilities.  In addition to adhering to strict quality- control standards,

May 29, 2013
Memorial Day Memories: P-51

Every summer around this time, I’m fondly reminded of a special Memorial Day many years ago.  I’ve lived in several parts of the city

May 24, 2013
If You Can’t Build Out, Build Up

The old adage for big cities is that if you can’t build out you build up.  This adage does not just apply to cities

May 22, 2013
A View From The Top: The Aerospace Industry

We’ve been privileged to work with an array of industries, and one industry that we are particularly fond of working with is the aerospace

May 16, 2013
Load Bearing Roofs

We’ve been able to help businesses across the country transform a little extra space into an environmentally friendly modular building.  One of the great

May 13, 2013
Joshua Tree & Modular Conversation

I recently took a day trip to Joshua Tree which is a beautiful California State Park located a few hours outside of Los Angeles. 

May 10, 2013
Increase Productivity With Break Rooms

What is the key to a productive workplace?  Many scientists agree that taking breaks leads to a higher level of productivity.  It does sound

May 2, 2013
Self Contained Mobile Security Units

Guard houses are required by many businesses and offer an extra level security and safety.  Often times, guard houses are placed near the main

May 1, 2013
Modular Conference Rooms

It is where the big decision happens, and where futures are planned at companies around the world. Conference rooms play a very important part

Apr 17, 2013
TCR Composites

Allied Modular was pleased to help TCR Composites find a solution for their expansion needs. TCR composites is based out of Utah and they

Apr 12, 2013
Smoking Shelters

Many states require that businesses provide a place for their employees to take a smoke break.  Some companies simply stick an ash tray near

Apr 8, 2013
Electronic Cigarettes

Chances are good you’ve seen someone smoking an “e-cigarette” recently.  They can sometimes look a little strange; like a large ink pen, plastic recorder,

Apr 2, 2013
Top 10 Green Benefits of Modular Construction

Modular construction is quickly becoming a popular alternative to traditional “stick built” construction.  Here are the top ten green advantages of modular construction: 10.

Jan 31, 2013
Top 5 Myths of Modular Construction

Most people have heard of modular construction, but aren’t familiar with how it works or what it looks like. There are many myths surrounding

Jan 31, 2013
Modular Construction: Making the Best Use Of Space

Working in an industrial facility often presents unique challenges on how to use space efficiently. Areas with large open floor plans are great for

Jan 31, 2013
A Place For Security Personnel

Some businesses have the need for an on site security presence. The degree of security will vary from business to business, but the majority

Jan 23, 2013
The Case For On Site Security

Perhaps you’ve seen a Crown Victoria with custom security decals driving around an industrial complex or gated community. These types of security patrols make

Jan 23, 2013
Tips For Managing Your Security Staff

Security personnel serve the vital role of keeping your staff and facility safe. There are a few simple things you can do keep them

Jan 23, 2013
The Convenience of Prewired Raceways

For our customers’ convenience, we provide several electrical options for our modular buildings. Our hollow raceways which form part of the framing for our

Oct 11, 2012
Alternative Modular Wall Design Choices

We’ve seen the various exciting looks we could get with color facings on our modular walls. With custom color facings, businesses can have an

Sep 27, 2012
Modular Guardrails: Materials, Paints, Shapes, and Formats

Many types of modular guardrails are sturdy in construction and make for a smart addition to any workplace in which forklifts and heavy machinery

Sep 24, 2012
Modular Guardrails: Lower Costs and Time-effective

Installing conventional guardrail systems can involve large amounts of time, money, and energy. Once the actual layout is decided and dimensions are figured, the

Sep 24, 2012
Workplace Accidents: The Case for Guardrail Protection

Every day, forklift accidents across the United States result in unnecessary injuries, fatalities, and economic loss. Below are some alarming accident statistics: • There

Sep 24, 2012
The Future of Construction

When we talk about the future of construction, we are really talking about a future that is pretty much already here. The construction industry

Sep 11, 2012
Business Downtime: Can Modular Buildings Help?

Many business owners don’t think about how costly downtime can get. For example, 67% of companies did not know the financial cost of downtime

Sep 11, 2012
The Mobility and Flexibility of Modular Buildings

A modular building can be anything you need it to be and anywhere you need it to be, even after it is built! This

Sep 10, 2012
AMI Metals and Workplace Flexibility

AMI Metals, an aerospace material specialist and leader in the industry for 25 years, chose Allied Modular Building Systems to build a modular building

Sep 6, 2012
Understanding the Smoker’s Perspective

You’ve probably heard it all: how bad smoking is for you, how bad secondhand smoke is for non-smoking bystanders, how many dangerous chemicals cigarettes

Sep 4, 2012
Smoking Shelters and Harsh Weather

Depending on the state your business is located in, various types of harsh weather can manifest at different times of the year. Today’s reality

Sep 4, 2012
Common Employee Smoking Habits and Consequences for Business

Smoke-break frequency can vary from smoker to smoker. Some smokers will go through two packs a day and take a smoke break every half

Sep 4, 2012
Our Smoking Shelters are Durable; What are They Made of?

When we say our smoking shelters are constructed out of durable materials, what do we mean? What sorts of materials would that entail? Well,

Sep 4, 2012
Modular Construction in the News

This week has seen several stories indicating the increasing presence of modular construction, which is becoming the construction method of choice for construction companies

Aug 30, 2012
Repeat Business with Pankl

This month we are featuring a project with Pankl, a manufacturer of racing and aerospace systems. The current project has to do with their

Aug 23, 2012
Working With Full Height Partitions

  Full height partitions look great and are easy to implement. Looking to furnish an office space, or partition out an office building or

Aug 16, 2012
Dealing with Cigarette Smoke and Butts

Below are several statistics on secondhand smoke as reported by the American Cancer Society. Every year: An estimated 46,000 deaths from heart disease in

Aug 16, 2012
Smoking Bans by State

The U.S. does not have a nationwide federal ban on smoking, so smoking bans are left to be implemented by state and local governments.

Aug 15, 2012
The Mobile Building Industry’s Increasing Use of Modular Construction

Manufacturers of mobile buildings such as ModSpace, Design Space, and Pacific Mobile Structures have increasingly turned to various modes of modular construction to deliver

Aug 2, 2012
What Do We Mean by “Preassembled”?

You hear about preassembled buildings a lot in the construction world, especially the modular construction world. So what exactly is a preassembled building and

Jul 19, 2012
Facebook Orders Allied Modular Guardhouse for Menlo Park Facility

Allied Modular Building Systems is supplying the Facebook company with a guardhouse for their Menlo Park facility. The guardhouse – which is a 6’ x

Jul 11, 2012
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation Invests in Allied Modular Control Booths

The St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation, an agency of the United States Department of Transportation, has purchased two modular control booths from Allied Modular

Jul 5, 2012
In What Way Are Modular Buildings Green?

Modular construction companies often assert that their modular buildings are green. So what does that mean and how are these buildings green? This article

Jul 2, 2012
Portable Modular Buildings and their Advantages

It is important to be flexible and receptive to the changing conditions of the market in today’s fast and tough economy. Conventional modes of

Jul 2, 2012
Forklift Accidents can be Prevented with Suitable Guardrail Coverage

Everyday, forklift accidents across the US lead to unnecessary injuries, fatalities, and economic losses. Below are some sobering accident statistics: There is a forklift

Jul 2, 2012
The Advantages of Modular Guardrails

Previous guardrail system designs once involved large amounts of time, money, and energy to install. Once the actual layout and dimensions were figured, the

Jul 2, 2012
Carbonlite and Allied Modular Building Systems Offer Green Solutions in New Riverside Facility

Allied Modular and Carbonlite offer green solutions.

Jun 28, 2012
Allied Modular Teams up With UIG to Supply the Bluegrass, KY Chemical Weapons Disposal Project

Allied Modular and UIG work together to supply a chemical weapons disposal project.

Jun 21, 2012
Why an ICC-ES Evaluation Report Makes Your Life Easier

In 2009 we announced our acquisition of ICC approval. But every once in a while we like to remind our customers about the advantages that

Jun 7, 2012
What Does It Take To Survive in a Recessionary Economy?

The economy is still weak and slowly recovering and many businesses are still struggling to keep afloat. So what are many businesses doing to survive?

May 31, 2012
Designing Your Ideal Workspace

The great thing about design-build companies is their integrated approach to construction, which ensures that you get what you originally envisioned. With constant communication from

May 24, 2012
How Can Modular Help With Energy Efficiency?

How can modular construction help you achieve energy efficiency? Well there are several ways that modular buildings themselves do this in terms of the way in which they

May 3, 2012
What is Design-Build and What are Its Advantages?

Design-build can be described as a project delivery method of building in which there is one contractor responsible for the entire construction project: the

Apr 26, 2012
Prefabs and Green Housing

Two recent articles highlight the changing trends in the construction industry, trends that we’ve noted and discussed countless times in this blog. More and

Apr 12, 2012
Changes in Clean Room ISO Standards

Last December, international experts unveiled drafts of updated international ISO cleanroom standards that could have consequences for clean room design, implementation, and manufacturer practices

Mar 6, 2012
Clean Room Safety

While clean rooms maintain a well-regulated environment free of unwanted particles and humidity, and often do an excellent job in reducing workspace contamination, there

Feb 28, 2012
What is a Cleanroom Anyway?

A clean room is a building that is constructed to provide for a clean environment for various fields of research such as biological or

Feb 28, 2012
Air Flow Principles for Cleanrooms

Cleanrooms are generally buildings that are designed for conducting sensitive scientific research or handling and manufacturing products that require uncontaminated environments. Usually cleanrooms use

Feb 27, 2012
Today’s Pharmaceutical Clean Rooms

Many pharmaceutical manufacturing and research operations require clean, decontaminated environments in order for these processes to be carried out successfully without contamination occurring for

Feb 27, 2012
Modular High Rise Housing

Yet another indication that the construction industry is adopting more modular building methods as a whole: this article talks about a construction company considering modular

Feb 16, 2012
The US to Invest in Small Modular Nuclear Reactors

We’ve talked about modular nuclear reactors before. Basically any new construction technology that employs modular construction methods is of interest to this blog. As we’ve

Feb 2, 2012
Modular Skyscraper Cities?

Now here’s an interesting proposal: a 200-story skyscraper that functions as an entire city. The city would hold about 100,000 people and would contain

Jan 12, 2012
What Will Construction in 2012 and Beyond Look Like?

Here is an interesting article that talks about the emerging trends in the architecture-engineering-construction sector. Mentioned in the article are trends towards more green

Jan 5, 2012
Wrapping Up 2011

We’ve had a lot of great projects this year as you’ve seen from all the case studies we’ve recently posted. We’ve taken modular construction

Dec 29, 2011
Case Study: A Modular Movie Theater for Gaylord Palms Resort

When we talk about the flexibility and versatility of our modular building systems, case studies like these really help us illustrate how versatile and

Dec 22, 2011
Case Study: A Modular Solution for Another Fastenal Sale

Fastenal’s client, Nikon, needed some enclosed spaces that could be used for isolating various light-sensitive components from the rest of the workspace in their

Dec 15, 2011
Case Study: Fastenal Teams Up With Allied Modular

With this project, Fastenal needed to close a large sale and win over an important client. Working closely with a client on a large

Dec 8, 2011
Case Study: Working with Johnson Controls

Johnson Controls, an international leader in technology and industry, needed to provide a clean environment for drinking fountains on the manufacturing floors of their

Dec 1, 2011
Case Study: A Unique Solution for Voith Hydro

Voith Siemens, or Voith Hydro, an international hydroelectric equipment manufacturing company, needed a very unique building. Voith had to have an inplant assembly enclosure

Nov 22, 2011
Portable Security: The Ease of Using a Self-Contained Mobile Security Unit

Mobile guard houses ready to ship in a moment’s notice. For many companies, having a flexible security option can be highly advantageous. Whether you need

Nov 7, 2011
Allied Modular Makes Generous Donation for Charity Event

     Allied Modular Building Systems is proud to announce a large contribution to support  Chapman University’s Alpha Phi with a donation to their Mr. University

Nov 1, 2011
Modular Technology in the News

Modular technologies have been featuring more and more prominently in various tech and construction news outlets around the world. It seems that not only

Oct 20, 2011
Lean, Efficient, Cost-Saving: Modular Classrooms are In!

If you take a glance at the latest news headlines having to do with modular construction, you’ll find stories that show how schools all around the

Oct 13, 2011
More on Disaster Relief and Modular Construction

Last week, we talked about the utility, convenience, and efficiency of using modular buildings for disaster relief projects. Well, looks like a field hospital in

Oct 6, 2011
Modular Construction: More Efficient Disaster Relief

Disasters can hit fast and unexpectedly, leaving victims scrambling for resources and shelter in the aftermath. Reconstruction can take time. Temporary solutions can range from flimsy

Sep 29, 2011
A Misconception About Modular Buildings That Needs to Go

One of the enduring misconceptions that the public has about the modular construction industry is that modular buildings are equal to “trailers” or mobile

Sep 15, 2011
Modular Housing Comparisons

Here is another article about the many benefits of using modular construction for your building needs. This article is about the many benefits of

Sep 8, 2011
A Growing Industry

Previously we’ve talked about the growing modular construction industry and how it has opened up new avenues of thinking about construction. Ever since we

Aug 25, 2011
Striving for Excellent Customer Service

Striving for excellent customer service.

Aug 18, 2011
Another Modular Building Analogy

Another modular building analogy.

Aug 4, 2011
Looking for Happy Employees?

Looking for happy employees?

Jul 21, 2011
Transforming Buildings

Transforming buildings.

Jul 14, 2011
Successful Business in The Information Age

Taking advantage of social media.

Jul 7, 2011
The Many Unexpected Advantages of Going Green

Advantages of going green.

Jun 30, 2011
Pricing and Value

Pricing is always a big issue for customers, especially if they have tight budgets. This seems like a self-evident statement, but it gets more

Jun 23, 2011
Allied Modular Acquires UL Canada Listing

Allied Modular Acquires UL Canada listing.

Jun 9, 2011
Downtime and Its Effects

The effects of downtime.

Jun 2, 2011
Retailers’ Growing Interest in The Dressing Room

Retailers' growing interest in dressing rooms.

May 26, 2011
The Modularization Continues

The Modularization continues!

Apr 28, 2011
The Benefits of a Transparent Workplace

A little transparency goes a long way in crafting a competitive business.

Apr 7, 2011
Case Study: A Project for Williams Scotsman

Case study for Williams Scotsman project.

Mar 23, 2011
Modular Skyscrapers

Modular skyscrapers are quickly coming into favor.

Mar 17, 2011
Building Green

On the green movement.

Mar 3, 2011
The Many Hidden Efficiencies of Modular Construction

Modular construction efficiency.

Feb 24, 2011
Modular Classrooms

Modular classrooms.

Feb 10, 2011
A Call for More Modular Housing

A call for modular housing.

Jan 26, 2011
Modular Nuclear Power Plants?

Modular nuclear power plants.

Jan 20, 2011
The Flourishing Modular Construction Industry in a Weak Economy

Flourishing modular construction industry.

Jan 13, 2011
Something You Should Know About The 2010 Tax Bill

New depreciation schedules under the 2010 Tax Bill.

Jan 5, 2011
Happy New Year!

2010 in review and what to expect from 2011.

Dec 30, 2010
Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays from Allied Modular! Hopefully you are staying warm and cheerful in all this weather! Have a great weekend with your families. The

Dec 23, 2010
Concerning Air Quality

Air quality.

Dec 16, 2010
Who’s Using Modular Walls?

Who's using modular walls?

Dec 9, 2010
Economy Still Recovering

Recovering Economy.

Dec 2, 2010
Happy Thanksgiving from Allied Modular!

Happy Thanksgiving.

Nov 23, 2010
The Growing Modular Construction Industry

The growing modular construction industry.

Nov 18, 2010
Modular Construction: Buildings and Furniture

Changing classifications for modular construction.

Nov 11, 2010
A Slowly Recovering Economy

Our economy is slowly recovering.

Nov 4, 2010
The Rise of the Manufactured Building

Manufactured buildings.

Oct 27, 2010
Modular Construction and Housing

Modular construction in housing.

Oct 21, 2010
Allied Modular and Custom Applications

Allied Modular's custom applications at work.

Oct 14, 2010
Problem-Solving: Today’s Interesting Technology Trends

Today's problem solving.

Sep 30, 2010
A Brief Report on the State of the Economy

State of the economy.

Sep 22, 2010
Surviving in The New Economy Pt.5

On innovation and efficiency.

Sep 15, 2010
Surviving in The New Economy Pt. 4

Branding.

Sep 8, 2010
Surviving in The New Economy Pt. 3

Leverage the green movement.

Sep 1, 2010
Surviving in the New Economy Pt. 2

How businesses prepare for change in adapting to the new economy.

Aug 25, 2010
Surviving in the New Economy Pt.1

How businesses are surviving in today's economy.

Aug 18, 2010
A Modular Future

Modular design is the future!

Aug 12, 2010
On Green, Sustainable Buildings

All about green, sustainable buildings.

Aug 4, 2010
Modular Construction and the Environment

Green construction for a healthy environment.

Jul 29, 2010
What is Modularity?

What is Modularity?

Jul 22, 2010
Building an Image for Modular Construction

Reimagining the term "modular".

Jul 14, 2010
Why You Should Be Interested In Change

So in my previous post I went a bit philosophical on you and hopefully I didn’t bore you in the process. I wanted to talk about the

Jul 7, 2010
Modular Building: Construction for a Relativist Age

We live in an age of widespread ideological relativism. We understand that there are individuals with their own individual perspectives in this life, and more and

Jun 30, 2010
Three Reasons People and Companies Don’t Change

I recently spent some time with one of our customers who were making a change to one of their facilities. I asked him how

Dec 31, 2009
Allied Modular Receives Coveted ICC Approval

Allied Modular Building Systems, Inc. has been awarded the prestigious and highly coveted International Code Council Evaluation Service (ICC-ES) approval which covers IBC 2006.

Dec 16, 2009
The Truth About Progressive vs Non-Progressive Wall Systems

There are many different types of wall systems available on the market today.  There are two distinct differences of all of these wall types,

Dec 9, 2009
Time is Money

As businesses change, so do their facility's needs. In this day and age slowing down is simply not an option. Downsizing and expansion both

Dec 2, 2009
How to Plan for Change in Your Business

We speak to thousands of facility managers each year.  One of the hardest things for any of them to grasp is the ability to

Nov 18, 2009
Allied Modular Named in Tennessee’s Hot 100 Companies to Watch

Early last month we were notified that we were awarded as one of 2009’s top 100 companies to watch in Tennessee.  This is a prestigious honor

Nov 11, 2009
Energy Conservation: California Proves To Be Green

With our corporate offices located in California we have seen tremendous changes in building codes over our 20 years.  As much as we might

Nov 5, 2009
Plug-and-Play or a Standard Wiring System

We are often asked,  ‘What is the difference between Modular Plug-and-Play wiring and a standard modular wiring system?’ Most companies in our industry offer

Oct 28, 2009
What is a Commercial Modular Building?

Definition of a commercial modular building: A standing structure or enclosure composed of multiple prefabricated sections, or modules, which are combined together in a

Oct 14, 2009