Find Advice, Tips and More on Northgate Industries Ltd.'s Blog

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.

May 19, 2017

CUE Distinguished Service Award 2016: Sid Braaksma

Edmonton has a rich community of individuals who contribute to its well-being and support the Concordia University of Edmonton (CUE) in some form or another. To recognize these exceptional individuals, CUE awards the Distinguished Service Award. The award recognizes individuals who performed exceptional acts of service benefiting the CUE and […]
March 9, 2017

Why Custom Modular Structures are the Perfect Solution to Your Project

When you’re planning for a big project, you need to make sure that you have all the structures you need in place. You have to house and feed your team and ensure that there are offices where engineers and management can meet and work. You also need to create a […]
March 9, 2017

Get Your Project Off to a Great Start with Workforce

Working in resource industries like mining, forestry and energy can be incredibly rewarding. But it’s not always easy. The job often takes you and your team far away from home, so it’s important you provide a comfortable and relaxing place for your crew to rejuvenate after a long day’s work. […]
March 9, 2017

Why You Should Choose Used Modular Buildings for Your Next Big Project

Wherever your project may be, when it comes to setting up a jobsite, time is money. Designing custom solutions can be a great option but custom designs take time. And when time and money are of the essence, low cost used modular buildings are a great option. Keep reading to […]
March 9, 2017

Need a Food Service Unit or Modular Building

Looking for an affordable, but well-designed industrial kitchen that you can easily transport from location to location? Have you considered a modular building? Whether new, used or custom designed, modular buildings offer an affordable solution for all of your food service needs. Keep reading to learn more. Mobile Kitchens and […]
March 9, 2017

Do You Need to Set Up Workforce Accommodations?

You depend on your crew to get the job done quickly and efficiently. But they can’t do that unless they’re enjoying all the amenities of home and getting a good night’s sleep. You owe it to them to provide top quality workforce accommodations that can stand up in remote locations […]
March 7, 2017

Turn-key Solutions for Your Remote Workforce

Need to get a job site up and running right away? No time to waste meeting with designers and arranging customized solutions? If you need to provide accommodations for your remote workforce in a hurry, turn-key solutions might be just what you need. What are turn-key solutions? Turn-key solutions offer […]
March 7, 2017

How Modular Structures Can Redefine an Industry

For generations, the human species has expended tools, equipment, and human capital to create the monuments of history through the rigorous process of on-site construction. The process of on-site construction, however, is often marred by numerous, costly set-backs that can be easily amended through the application of modular structure construction. […]
March 7, 2017

Four Industrial Trailer Options for Your Remote Job Site

Determining your workforce accommodation requirements can be a real challenge, especially when you’re operating in a remote area. For one thing, you don’t know if the weather will hold long enough for a construction job built from the ground-up. For another, you’re going to have to set up temporary lodgings […]
March 6, 2017

How-To Guide for Choosing an Industrial Trailer

We know that when a project in the resource industry gets the green light, things start moving pretty fast. You need to be able to get offices, workshops, and workforce accommodations into place on a tight budget and on a tight schedule. You’re still on the fence about whether to […]
March 6, 2017

A Closer Look at Turn-key Operations

It is an understatement of the highest order to say that structural projects take a considerable amount of time and effort to complete. Between the stages of idea development, fiscal consideration, environmental consultation, architectural and engineering planning, as well as actual construction, structural projects can take years to complete. As […]
March 6, 2017

Whether They’re New or Used, Wellsites Work For Your Business

Do you have a big project that’s going to require accommodation and office space for engineers, geologists or management? Are you looking for a solution for accommodating staff in singular units that won’t blow your budget? Then modular and industrial wellsites, trailers and buildings are what you need. Keep reading […]