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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.

July 10, 2019
Heavy Equipment

3 Benefits of Investing In Used Heavy Equipment

July 9, 2019
Modular Building

When is the Right Time to Replace Your Modular Building?

Modular construction reduces build time by 30-50%, providing an alternative solution in today’s tough market. But most temporary modular buildings have a lifespan of just 20-25 years. Just like any other building or constructed structure, the lifespan of that structure depends on how well you take care of it and […]
July 5, 2019
Mobile Office Trailers

4 Ways To Use Mobile Office Trailers

Considering the countless benefits of mobile office trailers, they are widely used for different purposes. Just as many advantages they have, mobile office trailers have several applications to use. If you are planning to buy or rent a mobile office trailer, we’d like to share some of the most common […]
June 24, 2019
Mobile Trailer for Industries

4 Things That Can Affect the Cost of Mobile Trailer for Industries

Are you planning to buy a mobile trailer for your industrial purpose? If yes, then it’s a smart decision. Considering the benefits of a mobile trailer for industries, you are going to get the best return on investment. But when buying a trailer, you must know that several factors can affect […]
June 15, 2019
Modular Hospital Construction

Mistakes to Avoid with Modular Hospital Construction

Modular hospital construction is hugely beneficial, one because the building is complete in less time as compared to traditional construction. Nowadays, it is widely preferred due to the advantages of modular construction. In the healthcare industry, that is one of the most essential and interminable industries, you want to complete the […]
June 10, 2019
Used Trailer

Your Complete Guide To Buy A Used Trailer

Buying a used mobile trailer is a challenging task. It may not be as challenging and complicated as buying a house or apartment, but it does have some ups and downs. Before you come to a decision and move on to the process of buying a used trailer, you need […]
June 4, 2019
Wellsite Trailer

4 Ways To Keep Your Wellsite Trailer Cool This Summer

Now that winter is gone, and you do not have to worry about keeping your office trailer warm, you can finally give out a sigh of relief. But is the worry over with summer arriving? The summer heat will instantly raise the temperatures in the office trailer. Here are four […]
June 3, 2019
Modular Construction

Things To Keep in Mind When Choosing A Site For Modular Construction

May 21, 2019
Office Trailer Delivery

How to Prepare for Your Office Trailer Delivery

If you decided to buy a mobile office trailer, it’s a great business decision. If you have explained your requirements to the trailer manufacturing company, and are now waiting for the trailer to get delivered, here are some preparations tips that you must know of in the meanwhile. Get the […]
May 13, 2019
Buy or Rent a Trailer

Should Oil and Gas Industries Buy or Rent a Trailer

An office trailer can be one of the best investments you can have for your oil and gas camp. You must always set up temporary facilities on properties like yours as temporary offices are quick to vacate and be used for a variety of purposes. Plus, your site managers and workers […]
May 1, 2019

Benefits of Prefabricated Buildings

April 24, 2019
Modular Construction

What Materials Are Used in Quality Modular Construction?

Modular construction is becoming the wave of future construction in Canada. Though this method of construction is gaining popularity, many people think that modular construction is not ideal for commercial projects. There are so many such myths about modular construction that prevent people from choosing modular construction method to build their desired projects. […]
April 9, 2019
Fabrication Systems

Types of Fabrication Systems

Fabrication is a term used for several different methods of manipulating metals into different shapes. Metal fabrication is a process of turning the raw materials such as metals or alloys like structural steel into predetermined shapes for assembling to erect a custom prefabricated building to meet the demands of any commercial and […]
April 1, 2019
Modular Structures for Forestry

Benefits of Modular Structures for Forestry

As a forest owner or an authorised personnel, you need to provide forest facilities such as an office, residential, or recreational facilities to tourists and staff. You need to meet the expectations such as fees, special permits, codes, and laws of the Forest Service while building a structure in the forest. So […]
March 25, 2019
Buying Used Office Trailers

Things People Miss Out on When Buying Used Office Trailers

As a business owner, you need to have a separate mobile office trailer before your permanent office is ready. Mobile trailers let you continue with your business functions and have a base to communicate with your team on the construction site. It is always a good idea to get a […]
March 6, 2019
Modular Construction

Limitations of Modular Construction

We have stressed the advantages of modular construction countless times. You already know that modular construction is an energy efficient, “green,” and faster method when compared to the traditional way of constructing a building. It has been proved that modular construction is a fantastic route to take for almost every commercial and […]