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Phoenix Helicopters’ Site Development Takes Off

It’s been good to hear more from Phoenix helicopters, who purchased one of our Clearview buildings in autumn 2013. They kindly sent us some further photographs demonstrating developments within and around the Clearview building installation. Apparently, they’re going to add decking and then landscape the surroundings in the final phase of their development. We agree

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More Accommodation Money For Schools

We’re delighted to hear today that the government is to provide a further £2.35 billion to create more school pupil places across England. Schools are struggling to keep up with the rising pupil population, so the extra money announced by Michael Gove, Education Secretary, will help enormously in ensuring that every child has a place

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Modular Buildings Help Reduce School Build Costs

The latest news from the National Audit Office, 11th December 2013, is that the government’s flagship free school programme will cost at least three times the sum originally planned and allocated for it. The NAO says that so far the programme has prioritised speed over value for money, and that many schools were not in

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A Clearview Classroom From Santa

We have just completed a weekend delivery and installation of a new Clearview Classroom for the Wyndham Primary School in Derby and at no extra cost. We offer this facility of a weekend installation to all schools to enable additional classroom space to be delivered in term time and with no distruption to the school.

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Clearview Woodland Is a New 2014 Extension To The Range

This aesthetic alternative, new for 2014, offers further compatibility and versatility to aid integration across a wide variety of clients’ settings. We have regularly been asked about alternative finishes, and this new yet classical option in ThermoWood is generating a lot of interest. The ThermoWood cladding is a high quality non-polluting, stable and durable product,

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Hawthorn Trading Twinkles In The Evening Light!

The Clearview modular building range always looks fantastic in any light, but this shot at dusk accentuates the promise of the warm welcoming interior against a darkening sky. This new manufactured Clearview 2 bay building was delivered, as always, on time and on budget. With a kitchen, toilets and a store room in addition to

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What’s cooking in Primary Schools?

It’s now early December, but still the debate rumbles on about provision for primary schools to provide free school meals for ALL infant children. This was flagged back in September, and has again reached the news today. The cost implications are considerable, but another key issue is whether all primary schools have sufficient kitchen facilities

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We Support The Drive To Raise Funds For Lincroft School

We have recently completed the supply and installation of a 30 bay modular building into Lincroft Academy School, so when the PTA approached us to see if we would consider supporting their drive to raise funds for the school, we felt we knew the school and the community and we were pleased to assist. It

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Rugby International Plays Into Space To Develop The Next Generation

We were delighted to have come across ex-England rugby player Steve Ojomah in his new incarnation as Nursery school owner. The nursery is developing well under his capable management, and the school has just confirmed their order for a new 2 bay Clearview nursery building from Portable Building Sales. Having skilfully scanned the field of

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We Can Still Learn About Technology From Nature!

The latest news is that US engineers have copied from nasturtium leaves and butterfly wings to create the most waterproof material ever made by man. This could keep our clothes completely dry in the rain – and would be great for the portable building industry too – if it could eventually be made inexpensive enough

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A Warm Glow Reaches Us From The Fire And Rescue Services!

We are never complacent about this, but our customers keep on illustrating that we must be on the right track, as they keep on giving us repeat business! The Fire and Rescue Services at Lincolnshire County Council are a case in point. We have completed multiple repeat business with them, the latest being an end

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Hull Wins UK City Of Culture Award

Here at Portable Building Sales we’ve always “carried the torch” for Hull. Like any major city, Hull has areas of deprivation and some difficult social issues. Nevertheless, it has many positive attributes, which others elsewhere in the country are rarely aware of, and we certainly feel that Hull compares well with other cities. It’s great

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Existing Modular Buildings Are Energy Efficient Too

The Government is pushing forward relentlessly with lowering the energy consumption of buildings, but we are concerned that the latest forthcoming EU Energy Performance of Buildings Directive may not properly acknowledge the unique energy saving status of portable buildings. The EU directive sets a future target of nearly zero energy buildings, and we move further

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Cotec Rebuild To Project Their 21st Century Outlook

Our installation work at Cotec, the explosives experts, fittingly commenced this November just after Bonfire Night. Their old buildings were well past their best, with some additional asbestos issues, and the company organised the demolition work prior to installation of the beautiful new 9 bay Clearview building on the same site. We are currently completing

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We Also Buy Modular Buildings

As well as supplying a range of used modular single and double storey modular buildings and a new manufactured range of Clearview Modular Buildings, Portable Building Sales also purchase and safely remove used modular buildings. Many companies and schools think that they have to demolish or land fill their modular office building or mobile classroom

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Repeat Business 3 Bay Modular With a Quality Refurbishment

Our reputation for quality, value and service regularly combines with our status as a safe and professional company to produce a growing number of repeat business orders. Baileygomm Ltd had previously purchased a 3 bay modular building from us. Their positive experiences from initial enquiry, right through the installation process and on to final commissioning

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Outstanding Support From An Outstanding School!

Last year we helped Acorn Playgroup and Pre-School with their accommodation crisis. We supplied them with a pre-owned 3 bay modular building on hire which solved all of their space problems, and they were very grateful to us. It is especially heartening that, nearly a year later, they still think to thank us once again

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Adding Pupil Accommodation In UK Schools

There is a growing problem with a lack of accommodation in English schools, particularly in the primary school sector. A mixture of rising birth rates and localised immigration has derailed Local Authorities’ development plans. Also, Local Authorities’ ability to get a handle on this situation is further complicated by the growth in both Academy and

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Does Cheap Represent Value?

10% of modular buildings supplied are at the expensive end of the market, 10% of modular buildings supplied are at the cheap end of the market and the remaining 80% of buildings supplied have varying prices within the middle end of the market. The question is, which area normally represents the best value for money?

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At Last It’s Live

At last, after hours and hours of work, today 29th October 2013, our new website has gone live. www.portablebuildingsales.co.uk Within a few days, our old website will be a distant memory. Many thanks to the guys at Eyeweb Solutions for building it, for Paul Johnston who is managing the case studies, news items, twitter feeds,

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