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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.

November 16, 2017
Office Trailers

Buying Mobile Office Trailers: What You Need To Know

Are you looking for affordable options to set up a temporary office? If yes, then a mobile office trailer is the perfect choice for you. Mobile office trailers are pre-manufactured, portable office spaces which are custom made to be delivered to a particular location. There are different types of office trailers used […]
November 8, 2017
Modular Structures

5 Things To Keep In Mind While Choosing A Site For Modular Construction

The prevalent adage for purchasing a property is true for modular construction as well. When it comes to constructing the right prefabricated building, it all comes down to location, location and location. The site of your building has a direct impact on your lifestyle as well as your finances. Hence, […]
October 31, 2017
Northgate Industries Donates Blood

Northgate Industries Donates Blood

On October 5th a group of Northgate employees got together to donate blood.
October 31, 2017
modular building companies

5 Reasons to Select Design-build Contractors for Modular Construction

Design-build construction is a project delivery system where contrary to the traditional bid and build system, the design and construction services are integrated simultaneously and delivered by a single provider. Although the traditional method of construction, where an individual architect and an contractor collaborate together for the completion of project, […]
October 24, 2017
Modular Building

5 Tips For Purchasing A New Modular Building

Modular buildings are becoming increasingly popular among buyers in Canada. These structures are economical, structurally sound and offer an ease of access impractical to achieve with brick and mortar buildings. Most modular constructions take about 10% of the time required by traditional constructions for completion and save buyers over 20 […]
October 24, 2017
Used Heavy Equipment

5 Benefits Of Choosing Used Heavy Equipment For Your Business

Construction, traditional as well as modular, is one of the fastest growing industries across the globe. It accounts for an employment share of 11.1% in Alberta solely. The rate of growth for this industry is further expected to increase over the years as reflected by the report, Global Construction Outlook 2021 by Research […]
October 19, 2017

Infographic – How Are Modular Structures Environment-Friendly?

October 4, 2017

Infographic – Advantages Of Modular Construction In Healthcare

September 27, 2017
prefabricated residential buildings

Some Of The Best Modular Creations In The World

Modular buildings are continually evolving the world of construction and architecture. Builders and designers consistently work towards developing these modules and creating new and inventive pre-fabricated structures which are impractical to build using traditional methods of construction. Modular constructions are not only cost-effective alternatives to brick and mortar buildings but are […]
September 26, 2017
Structural Steel Beams

How Can Turn-Key Solutions Benefit Your Commercial Project

Turn-key solutions, as the name suggests, are solutions that are accessible for immediate implementation. These practices can be integrated into the current workflow model readily without disrupting the system or necessitating any additional alteration. Most commonly designed to fulfill a particular requirement in the entire business process, turn-key solutions complete […]
September 22, 2017
reasons to buy a modular home

5 Reasons To Opt For Modular Construction For Your Residential Property

Purchasing a home is a huge investment for every individual. It goes beyond necessity to comfort. It is the focal point around which you build your entire life. Hence, it is important to ensure that the home that you are planning to purchase is structurally resonant and monetarily profitable. Investing […]
September 21, 2017
maintain a modular structure

5 Tips To Maintain A Modular Structure

Just like any other traditionally, onsite built structure, may it be a commercial space or your home, a modular structure too needs regular maintenance and clean-up. Take a look at how you can maintain a modular structure. 1. Always Keep It Clean Keep your modular structure clean and decluttered. A neat and […]
September 13, 2017
Modular construction vs traditional

Modular Construction Vs Traditional: Analyzing The Difference

The rate of modular constructions in Canada is steadily rising. A survey conducted by the Canadian Manufactured Housing Institute (CMHI) reflected that modular, factory-built units accounted for over 15.5% of all residential constructions in the country. This transcribes to over $1.6 Billion in terms of monetary valuation of the modular construction industry. […]
September 5, 2017
modular structure manufacturers

Pros And Cons Of Used Modular Structures

If you are planning to consider modular construction for your next commercial or residential project but aren’t sure whether used or a new modular structure will be the best solution, we can help you. We have compiled the pros and cons of used modular structures. Pros Of Used Modular Structures 1. Faster […]
August 22, 2017
leasing a modular building

Benefits Of Leasing A Modular Building

Whether you should buy or lease a modular structure depends on your building requirements. Just like leasing traditionally built building, you only pay for the building space you use and not the entire building cost. But, apart from this, leasing a modular structure has several advantages. Are you wondering what are the benefits of leasing […]
August 22, 2017
modular structure builders

Modular Structures Are Ideal For Relief Centers

Building temporary homes, a relief center, military shelters or a rehabilitation center after a natural calamity is essential. These structures need to be built in the shortest duration possible so that people can feel safe and get back to their normal life as soon as possible. The modular construction is […]
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