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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 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 […]
May 22, 2018
Modular Structures

Portable Restrooms Or Restroom Trailers – Which One Should You Choose?

Planning an outdoor event is no easy task. As a planner, you have to ensure you provide your guests with no scope for complaints when it comes to the basic amenities. What can be a more basic amenity than adequate restroom facilities? You must understand this is perhaps one of […]
May 14, 2018
Modular Building Companies

Ways You Can Use Modular Buildings For Expansion

Modular buildings have a lot of advantages over traditional structures. They offer the benefits of shorter construction time, financial savings, less disruption on the main site, and flexibility to install the final structure as per your needs. Because of this versatility, modular structures have become a preferred choice for the […]
May 14, 2018
Modular Building Companies

How To Choose The Right Wall Materials For Your Modular Cleanrooms?

Cleanrooms are controlled environments used in the manufacturing and research of pharmaceuticals or in the assembly of semiconductor and aviation applications. They are designed in a way to have a minimal level of particulate matter like microorganisms, dust, pollutants, and other molecules. The permissible level of these impurities in a […]
May 4, 2018
Modular Buildings

How Can Turn-Key Solutions Benefit Your Commercial Project

May 1, 2018
precast construction and prefabricated construction

What is the difference between precast construction and prefabricated construction?

Precast construction is the manufacturing of products in a pre-made cast or mold and then, after being cured in a controlled environment, transporting it to the construction site for final assembly. Prefabricated construction is the assembly of pre-made components for construction of structures required for industrial use, and then transporting […]
April 27, 2018
Modular Building Companies

Why Should You Choose A Modular Building For Your School

Today, modular structures are becoming popular among industrial sectors, including the education sector. Whether it is for campus expansion or a temporary classroom requirement, schools are embracing modular construction. If you’ve started a training centre and are running short of budget to buy a space, or you are looking to […]
April 19, 2018
Modular Building Companies

Why Should You Go For Modular Lavatories

It would probably surprise a few to learn the embarrassment event planners have suffered simply because their restroom arrangements were inadequate. Guests are often furious when their restroom standards aren’t met, and rightly so. Also, it isn’t just the event venues that need a modular lavatory. Difficult job sites in […]
April 9, 2018
Modular Building Companies

Traditional vs. Modular Construction

Traditional constructions involve the standard practice of laying a foundation, building walls of brick and cement, and completing the structure with a roof on the top. This method of construction has been accepted as the ‘correct way’ to build a home. Housing continues to remain expensive and building the traditional […]
April 9, 2018
Modular Construction

Common Modular Construction Myths