MBI member Ramtech Building Systems has completed work on four new modular buildings placed at the site of the temporary school campus established by the Van (TX) Independent School District in the wake of the damage incurred from the EF3 tornado that went through the city in May. The modular school buildings were configured as restrooms and will be used by the district's 2nd and 3rd grade students who have been relocated from the damaged J.E Rhodes elementary school.
International modular buildings giant China International Marine Containers has picked up another hotel contract using its converted sea container system. The 200-bed Hilton hotel at Bristol Airport forms part of a £120m expansion plan for Lulsgate and will be built close to the terminal building.
Honolulu awards $523K contract for container housing -"The city has awarded a $523,517 contract to Container Storage of Hawaii, Ltd. to construct the container living units at Hale Mauliola transitional housing and services center at Sand Island with the first units to be available in October. The $523,517 contract will be implemented in three phases and serve as transitional housing for up to 83 persons in 25 containers by the end of the year."