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At Northgate Industries Ltd., we are dedicated to answering all of your modular structure questions and concerns. That’s why we have taken the opportunity to create a blog to house advice, tips, and news concerning the manufacture, transportation, and installation of modular structures. Be sure to check back with our blog from time to time to see what new information has been added. For more information about our services, please contact Northgate Industries Ltd. in Edmonton.

September 1, 2018
modular structures

How Modular Buildings are More Sustainable than Traditional Ones

Modular construction has changed the face of construction process dramatically in the past few decades. Many modular building companies are observing a rise in the demands of modular structures due to its benefits over traditional construction process – they are cheaper, can be erected in a shorter duration of time, […]
August 20, 2018
Modular Constructions

A brief history of modular buildings

When it comes to the construction of buildings,  we have seen immense progress and advancements. If you notice, the primitive method of construction, then it involved laborers carrying raw materials on their head or back, working hard day and night, and manually assembling everything to create the final building. Today, […]
August 10, 2018
Modular construction

The 6 step modular building construction process

Modular construction is transforming the conventional construction process. Unlike the conventional construction process, modular construction involves fabrication of buildings and structures in a closed facility. The modules created in a controlled environment are transported to the site for installation to form a complete structure. Let us explore the modular building […]
August 6, 2018
Modular Buildings

Interesting Facts About Modular Buildings

August 1, 2018
Restroom Trailer

Why Do You Need a Restroom Trailer for Your Outdoor Event

A restroom is the fundamental need of people at every outdoor event. If you are planning an outdoor event, be it a corporate or an entertainment event, restrooms are an important aspect on your arrangements checklist. Typically, you have two options when it comes to an outdoor event – portable […]
August 1, 2018
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Fact vs Myths – Misconceptions Surrounding Modular Construction

With significant advantages in the construction technology, modular construction has improved exponentially. Now, permanent modular construction is seen at par with conventional construction, which is a clear indication of how durable modular construction is. Not only durable, but modular construction is also affordable, less time consuming, energy efficient, and sustainable. […]
July 26, 2018
Modular Constructions

Is Modular Construction the Future?

With the growing acceptance of modular construction across the globe, the world is moving towards energy efficient, faster, sustainable, safe, and a feasible mode of construction. The construction industry is at its tipping point with the advent of modular construction. Countries like North America, China, Southeast Asia, Europe, and India […]
July 16, 2018
Modular Building Facts

Did You Know These Facts About Modular Buildings?

Many people think that the concept of a modular structure is new. But, few know that this has been around for a long time. Like this misconception, there are many unknown facts about modular construction still lingering around. The concept of modular construction is not a well-kept secret anymore. Instead, […]
July 9, 2018
Modular Construction

Prefab, Modular, and Off-Site Construction – Are they the same?

The concept of offsite, prefabricated, and modular construction isn’t new. With the growing technological advancements in the construction industry, the world has been reintroduced to cost-effective and faster alternatives to traditional construction. These alternatives are called as offsite, prefab, or modular by people. But, these terms don’t mean the same. […]
July 4, 2018
Office Trailers in Edmonton

The Step by Step Process of Constructing an Office Trailer

July 4, 2018
Modular Building Companies

Have a Project at a Remote Location? A Modular Building is Your Way Out

When you have a project at a remote location, traditional methods of construction may not be a good choice. Building a structure at a remote site using the conventional approach is time-consuming and probably not cost efficient. Gathering the raw materials, transporting them, storing them and keeping material surplus adds […]
June 21, 2018
Modular Building Companies

5 Methods Of Prefabricated Construction

Surely, most of you know that prefabricated modular structures are built, assembled, and conjoined together within a giant warehouse with efficient industrial practices. These structures are then transported to the desired location and laid out on a suitable foundation. With this blog, we intend to give you a peek into […]
June 15, 2018
Office Modules for Sale

Deciding Between A Permanent And Temporary Modular Structure

With the advent of modular structures, construction of buildings have undergone a big revolution. Modular structures are prefabricated structures that are constructed in an enclosed facility to avoid hindrances caused by the environment to the construction timeline. These prefabricated structures are then transported to the site and assembled together to […]
June 11, 2018
Modular Buildings in Edmonton

Ways You Can Make Your Modular Building Energy Efficient

One of the lessons we all have learnt in the 21st century is that there is now a much-needed emphasis on the preservation of our resources. We have been spending resources at a rate faster than we have used in a millennia, and that has led us to all the comforts […]
June 5, 2018
Modular Buildings

5 Reasons To Select Design-Build Contractors For Modular Construction

June 4, 2018
Modular Building Companies

4 Reasons Why Leasing Modular Office Makes Sense for Your Business

In crammed cityscapes and metropolises, space is always in limited supply. And, the space that you have available today is not necessarily worth the big bucks they demand. While the problem is prevalent in residential and business categories, there is a reason why businesses arguably have it worse. Families don’t […]
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