Blog

Categories
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

KR Steel get a bespoke new building in record time

KR Steel at Ellon, near Aberdeen, needed new office accommodation as soon as possible, and were delighted that we could supply a new 2 bay Clearview from stock. They were particularly impressed by the aesthetics of our Clearview range and requested extra modifications, the first being a mirror image of floor to ceiling Clearview windows to be installed on the other side of the building…

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Halder Properties purchase pre-owned Clearview building

Halder Properties were looking for a high quality, aesthetically pleasing addition to their existing brick building. We happened to have just bought back one of the first of our recent Clearview range of buildings from a transport company, and this 2 bay building fitted Halder’s requirements exactly. We were asked to put a link section through to their

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

“Silly Season”… and ways around it!

Well it’s that time of year again, the time that’s described in our industry as being “Silly Season”. This because all of the schools want their modular classrooms and buildings during the school summer holidays. This puts a strain both on us and other related industries as the demand for transport, cranes, temporary roads, ground-works

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

A speedy build for those Santa Pod speed merchants!

The team down at Santa Pod were mightily impressed with the new Thermowood portable building which we supplied them with in April. When they required a further new building at very, very short notice… well there was of course no one else to look to but Portable Building Sales, once again. Their latest requirements were for a 16’ x 9’ cabin to

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Kibblesworth Academy get a speedy resolution to their accommodation issues

Kibblesworth Academy had been awaiting planning consent for further accommodation space, and having only just achieved that consent, we’re refurbishing  a pre-owned Portakabin Duplex 5 bay modular building for them, at very short notice. We are timber cladding the exterior in our beautiful and highly durable thermowood treated cladding, and supplying our trademark new airy Clearview windows. We’re also fully refurbishing the interior… no pressure then! The building has to be

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Kilnbridge Construction “reach for the sky”

Now here’s another stor(e)y for Kilnbridge Construction. It was only 6 weeks ago that we completed a project to supply Kilnbridge Construction with a 16 section 8 on 8 double storey used Elliott building in London. Now they have decided to make the building three storeys, so they have come back to us to supply them

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Ripplevale School purchase a 9 on 9 Double Storey Classroom Facility

Ripplevale School are utilising our full planning, building control and groundworks services, as well as our accommodation provision, to facilitate the consolidation of their lower school pupils onto one site. The school are purchasing a large pre-owned 9 bay on 9 bay double storey classroom complex, which we are relocating to their site in Deal from south west London

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Tarmac “leave no stone unturned” in their successful quest for excellent quarry accommodation

Tarmac Trading needed to comprehensively renew the accommodation facilities at Mountsorrel Quarry. We were successful in winning this contract, and we have subsequently provided a whole complex of buildings for Tarmac Ltd at this Loughborough site. The six bay administration office was supplied to our unique Clearview specification, with beautiful, light and airy full length windows and excellent facilities providing a

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Blyth Star Enterprises Charity purchase a 2 bay building from us

Blyth Star Enterprises are a worthy charity, set up to assist people and to reduce loneliness, isolation and depression. Their project provides a range of social activities in Blyth, Cramlington, Morpeth and surroundings during the evenings and weekends. They organise anything from: IT classes, Photography, Music nights, Art & Craft, Exercise just to name a few… We are pleased to have been able to assist

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

TDR Construction reap the advantages of a “Trade Sale” purchase.

TDR Limited were looking for improved office accommodation facilities, and for maximising their accommodation opportunities within a limited budget. As they already operate out of existing offices, they had both the time and the capacity to make their own alterations to their chosen building, as required. They therefore purchased an excellent 10 section, double storey pre-owned Elliott modular building from us,

Read More »
used portable buildings, modular office buildings, new portable buildings
Company News

Things that matter in the cycle of life

Our MD has just sponsored our good friend and ex PBS employee, Trev Watts, on his 250 mile Belgian cycle trip for Dove House Hospice. This is a wonderful charity, undertaking  a really sensitive job… their website is well worth looking at. Trev cycled through Belgium with his friends, and visited the famous Waterloo battle site. They cycled 240 miles in all, including

Read More »
used portable buildings, modular office buildings, new portable buildings
Articles

We’re so proud of our City!

Hull City are back in the Premiership! What a great achievement it is to obtain this promotion – we’re so delighted – and the city as a whole feels a positive lift. All of this, and forthcoming City of Culture too! We are pleased to be associated with the club, as we have three buildings on hire to

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

JustGiving celebrate our donation

Our company has received this email from “JustGiving”. We are proud to support good charities, and thank them for this kind acknowledgement: “You were one of the most generous donors on JustGiving in May. Out of 951060 donors, you were in the top 1%! Thank you so much. Share this achievement with your friends. ”

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Sir Rod in concert, In Hull.

What a fantastic evening this was, played to a packed audience of 25000! The executive chairman of Hull MKM, David Kilburn, arranged the whole evening and all proceeds went to two local charities, Holy Trinity Church and the Daisy Appeal. Sir Rod still absolutely has what it takes, and gave us an amazing evening. What style,

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Articles

Race for Life “cuts it” for hairdresser girls.

We have just donated £250 to Race for Life for the girls at Amy Sanchez Hair & Beauty, who are committed to running this latest Race for Life. What great hairdressers they are, even our MD goes there … infinitely preferable to “tearing your hair out” with stress!  

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Proud to be chosen.

We are proud to have been chosen to provide a new manufactured 16 section, double storey modular building for a specialist autistic school in the midlands. We were one of a number of companies quoting for this project and having been chosen, we look forward to working with the school in the future.

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

A small job for us, but nice feedback, nevertheless.

We deliver and install a lot of buildings, small and large, but it’s always refreshing when we get unsolicited positive feedback like this, on such a little job: “Thanks for the help with the design of the cabin, we had it lifted and are really pleased with the quality of the building.” Josh Barker – ABP

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Callum Davies, PBS Director.

We are delighted to announce that Callum Davies, our “go getting” sales manager, has just been awarded a well deserved Directorship here at Portable Building Sales. Callum has been instrumental in assisting to drive the sales of the company, and his professional work within the office hub has been recognised by the Directors.  

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Dene Magna Achievement Evening support

We are pleased to sponsor Dene Magna’s student Achievement Evening. Their Guest of Honour is the Lord Lieutenant of Gloucestershire, Dame Janet Trotter, who will be presenting the glass awards to students. Having recently provided the school with this pre-owned building accommodation, we are happy to support the student’s educational endeavours.

Read More »
used portable buildings, modular office buildings, new portable buildings
Company News

All set fair at Universal Yachting

Ahoy, a further nautical blog about a cabin for Universal Yachting, Southampton.   This little thermowood clad beauty is now launched and tied safely at its mooring within the company premises.  Chris Warwick, who’s captaining the project, is obviously delighted:  Callum Hi  Just to say thank you again for your help with the purchase  It arrived yesterday and was safely unloaded. Very pleased

Read More »