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+New Clearview Woodland Single Classroom

A stunning new Scandinavian designer aesthetic comes to the modular classroom market! The attractive and durable Thermowood cladding is non-polluting and stable, and is a beautiful classroom accommodation solution for any school or higher educational site. With the full length windows and canopied inset porch of the Clearview range, the Woodland cladding option has the

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An Easy Buyers Guide To Modular Buildings

Buying a new modular building can be a stressful process – there’s a lot to think about, from the design, layout, size and location, to the cost, timescales and supplier. In this guide, we look at the different considerations you need to make when investing in a modular building, before guiding you through the buying

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Flexible Space – The Benefits Of Renting Modular Buildings

To buy or not to buy, that is the question… Whilst there are some advantages to purchasing a modular building outright, there are also benefits to renting, and this can be the best option for many businesses that are looking for a cost-effective way to expand. In this post, we take a look at the

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Time is Money – Quick Business Expansion With Portable Buildings

As businesses grow and develop, they are inevitably faced with difficult decisions about the best, most efficient and most cost-effective ways to expand their business premises and available space. Business owners can feel like they’re in a catch 22 situation, faced with a need for additional space without wanting to risk breaking the bank by

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Aesthetics In Building For Education – Choosing The Right Modular Building

As we’ve explored in a previous blog post, modular buildings have a vital role in the expansion and development of UK schools, providing a quick, efficient and cost effective way of increasing capacity. However, despite their widespread use, some people still have negative feelings about the appearance of modular buildings, and worry about how they affect

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Budget Building – How Used Portable Buildings Can Benefit the Public Sector

It’s a challenging time for organisations in the public sector, and with budgets getting slashed across the board, it can be difficult to find the money to build new facilities and expand premises. Purchasing new portable buildings creates a good, cost effective alternative to traditional buildings, but there is an even cheaper solution available to

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We Still Have To Watch It

Amazing how much time we collectively spend watching TV in the UK. Today’s BBC article interestingly highlights the continued dominance of the traditional TV over the modern mobile devices. These are apparently still used very little for watching TV. However, I wonder how much more we’d all get done if we weren’t staring at the

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One Small Step For Mankind

One small step for mankind would be, perhaps, to subject ALL rules and regulations to a rigorous cost / benefit and common sense analysis before acting. We always comply with legislation in these matters, but in our opinion this recent £40,000 domestic house ramp system installation should surely have been addressed differently?

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Park And Ride Gains A New Meaning!

Our clients from Nottingham City Council visited us today to confirm the detail specifications for their new 2 bay Clearview Woodland visitor centre. Their “Park and Ride” facility was discussed over our usual tea and biscuits hospitality, and our clients were highly delighted with the detailed proposals. Not only that, but having thus “parked” we

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Such An Effective Accommodation Solution, So Quickly!

We always try to accommodate our clients’ wishes, and Armbley Transport were keen to proceed quickly with their new building installation. They have just placed their order for a new 2 bay Clearview, along with an additional small pre-owned toilet/kitchen unit. We have agreed to have these delivered and installed on 24th February … a

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We Exhibit At The 2014 Early Years Conference

We decided to mount an exhibition of our Clearview and Clearview Woodland ranges at the 2014 National Early Years Conference, Islington. We were pleased with the level of interest shown in our aesthetically superior modular buildings. They are particularly suitable for a wide range of educational uses, with Early Years and nursery use accounting for

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A Very Special Wood Clad Building, Unrecognisable As A Jackleg Cabin

Surely that’s not a jackleg cabin? We are delighted to confirm the order for a very special jackleg cabin, built to our unique new full Clearview Woodland specification. We introduced the smart and distinctive thermowood cladding option across the range for 2014, and this is the very first jackleg cabin to be constructed to this

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Can State Schools Have The Freedom That Private Schools Enjoy?

Michael Gove’s latest announcement is that state schools should be more like private schools. Although his main focus seems to be centred around academic standards, we hope that the encouragement applies to buildings management, too. We’re not in the business of commenting on the politics of education, our role is to supply buildings to the

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New Lab For Hollingsworth Ellery

We’re pleased to have just had the order confirmed for a new 2 bay Clearview building, to be used as a laboratory and weighbridge office combination. We have manufactured and installed many varieties of building in our time, but this unusual combination is a first for us! The company wish to fit out the laboratory

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Drying Room For Riccall Environment Agency

This jack leg cabin drying room for the Environment Agency may be miniscule compared to the large multi module double storey buildings we regularly deal with, but nevertheless we still offer our full experience and expertise with even the smallest installation. With the amount of rain this January and February, the Environment Agency will certainly

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Government Having To Do The Survey Job Twice

It’s a crying shame that the government is going to have to spend another six million pounds surveying the condition of schools in England. Local councils were originally tasked with the job – which many apparently did thoroughly. However, the National Audit Office says that “inconsistent data” from some councils means that the overall condition

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Recycled Modular For Saint Richard Gwyn School

This beautifully refurbished 19 bay Portakabin Duplex building has just been supplied and installed at Saint Richard Gwyn Catholic High School in Wales. Updated to be fully compliant with the latest 2010 Part L2B Building Regulations, this building is a stunning illustration of how successful the thorough refurbishment and recycling of a pre-owned building can

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Ex-Stonehenge English Heritage Elite 2 Bay Purchased

We normally leave no stone unturned in our relentless search for high quality used stock, but in this case the Stonehenge monoliths weren’t touched! This recent Elite 2 bay building was originally used at Stonehenge Visitor Centre, although English Heritage had since moved it to Swindon. They were impressed by our H&S protocols, experience and

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2014 Order Book Reflects Business And School Activity

We have had a lively start to 2014, with plenty of enquiries and orders so far from both the education and business sectors. Hopefully, this activity level indicates increasing business confidence, as the economy continues to pick up. Our educational building provision, including our unique Clearview buildings, is becoming better and better known in LAs

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PBS Attends National Early Years Conference

Our unique Clearview range of aesthetically enhanced portable buildings has been specifically tailored to match the diverse requirements of educational use. The range integrates really well within a wide variety of school environments, and it has become ever more popular as schools seek to address their accommodation needs in the most fitting and cost effective

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