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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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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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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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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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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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A Christmas Dilemma

Well, it’s nearly that time of year again. The company Christmas Party!!!!! As a caring company, we always provide our staff with a completely free night out including food, booze and taxi’s to show our appreciation for their efforts during the year. For the last two years we have gone to a large local Hotel,

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New Website To Be Launched This Week.

Portable Building Sales have developed a new website that will be launched later this week. We have had a successful website for the last 5 years that has created many enquiries for our company, but we felt it was time to renew it and create a more modern and clean looking website that has more

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What are they going to do?

The Local Government Association has highlighted the massive 20% shortfall in primary pupil places facing schools and Local Authorities in some areas. Although the government says it has more than doubled the funding for new school places, rising birth rates and funding uncertainty are confirmed by the LGA as contributing to the growing gap in

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Did you know we have more websites?

Did you know that Portable Building Sales have more websites than just www.portablebuildingsales.co.uk We also have www.clearviewmodularbuildings.co.uk that is dedicated to our unique new manufactured range of Clearview Modular Buildings that are new and different. Lastly, we will be soon launching we-buy-modular-buildings.co.uk that does what it says on the tin. A website dedicated to the

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Coast To Coast Cycle For Fun?

Paul Johnston, who recently took early retirement as a school head teacher, has joined Portable Building Sales part time to help market our new Clearview Modular Buildings to the education sector. Paul also a couple of weeks ago, decided to cycle coast to coast from Blackpool to Whitby with his 20 year old daughter Rosie.

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Royal Ascot Ticket Office

Portable Building Sales are delighted to have won and successfully completed a contract to supply The Royal Ascot Racecourse with a VIP Clearview modular ticket office. Royal Ascot loved the appearance of our unique Clearview Modular Buildings and have added to the superior aesthetic appearance by requesting cedar cladding on one of the elevations. Portable

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Bakery Buys Canteen

Portable Building Sales have won an order to supply Fosters Bakery in Barnsley with a genuine used Portakabin Duplex modular building for use as a canteen / dining area. The Managing Director of the bakery called our office to discuss his requirement for a quality used modular office building. We suggested a solution and emailed

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New 2014 Part L Building Regulations.

We have just been informed by the Modular & Portable Building Association, that a summary of the 2014 Part L Building Regulations have been announced. The main changes introduced by these amendments is for an average 9% reduction in carbon dioxide emmissions for new non-domestic buildings. For the two key types applicable to the majority

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Congratulations To Hull City AFC.

We would like to offer our congratulations to our local football team Hull City, AFC that this year won promotion to the Premier League. Today the 19th November 2013 we lost 2-1 to Everton, but played extrememly well and are 11th in the Premier League. Our congratulations go to Steve Bruce, the manager of Hull

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Double Storey Building For Nuclear Power Station

Portable Building Sales have now completed their third order in less than 9 months for the supply of modular buildings to a nuclear power station. We have previously supplied both a twelve and fourteen bay quality pre-owned modular building to this nuclear facility. This time around we were initially asked to supply, deliver and erect

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