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THE STACK Modular Housing in New York City In a city where it is not easy to find affordable housing, stack modular housing may be a possible solution. In an article published by ArchDaily, “This is the first prefabricated steel and concrete multi-unit residential building to be erected in New York City. Twenty-eight residential units (6 studios, …

Trending – Modular Construction Industry

Modular buildings are used in all building sectors including housing, education, public and health and it’s popularity is due to reasons of safety, efficiency and costs. Many in the METALCON community are involved with providing the materials to builders, designers and sub-contractors in this part of the construction industry. Recently, modular buildings have been in …

How will Construction Evolve in 2020?

In a recent article, Construction Dive offers five predictions on how construction will evolve in this New Year. Here are the top trends to expect in 2020 in the nation’s second-largest industry: Scrutiny into structural processes will aim to make catastrophes more impossible. Modular will see more momentum in the market. Diversity and equity come …

Industry News Round-Up

Here’s a round up of some top industry stories from this week: CONSTRUCTION DIVE MODULAR BUILDER OF THE YEAR: SKENDER. Chicago-based Skender, a traditional construction firm for 64 years that’s now primarily known as a modular builder, says it’s on the cusp of a proposition that is as efficient a business model as the industry …