Dene Magna School in Gloucestershire have taken advantage of our excellent “hire with an option to purchase” facilities. We are unusual in offering 20% of the hire already paid back to the customer, if the building is later purchased. The purchase price option of any hire building is made clear at the start of that hire. We also allow
“Dear Michael and the Team at Portable Building Sales, I wanted to email and thank you for the fantastic library we now have on our premises and for the way your team conducted themselves during the project and the final build. The way they communicated with us and the manner in which they conducted the
We are very impressed with the community spirit at Shrewsbury Town football club. We have just supplied a used 7 bay 12m x 21m modular building to them for use as additional office space, and they have subsequently embarked on an unusual self help scheme to further modify this building to their exact needs. We replaced all of the windows in the front elevation
Interestingly, New York currently houses the tallest modular building in the world, see this link: http://www.dezeen.com/2012/12/… However, we doubt that the module units taking the strain at the bottom of this enormous structure bear any relation to conventional UK stacking units, just think what weight they hold up! We haven’t a definitive record of the UK’s tallest conventional modular
The pressure on school admissions due to lack of space continues. £23 billion investment in school buildings by 2021?
Today’s latest BBC Education news highlights the huge pressure on school places caused by rising pupil numbers and limited accommodation. As a significant provider of Education sector accommodation, we believe passionately that modular and portable buildings have a massive role to play in getting the requisite accommodation in place, swiftly and effectively: BBC extract, 22nd
Great hospitality opportunities, if not quite “a six”… our five new units are still a great Sussex boundary catch!
These recently installed hospitality suites are just the first two of the five new suites we are supplying. The remaining units will be delivered and installed around the boundary at the end of January. The clean sleek “Clearview” lines and high quality internal accommodation provide exactly the welcoming environment needed for convivial hospitality surroundings, at an affordable price. We hope that Sussex
Callum, our office manager, recently took a romantic weekend in Paris with his beautiful and intelligent girlfriend. His dedication to the world of modular buildings is such that he still took time out to observe the French way of doing things… and we were all surprised that the only “French models” photographed for us were exclusively buildings!
Did you know money from fines levied against banks has been given to air ambulance charities? Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance have used their £250,000 grant to part fund a new base at RAF Waddington and now they are leaving for emergencies even quicker.Posted by BBC Look North (East Yorkshire & Lincolnshire) on Sunday, 15
The BBC reports… “Head teachers in England claim schools are in a “recruitment crisis” because so many teachers are leaving the profession and are not being replaced. The National Association of Head Teachers says as many as eight out of 10 schools are struggling with shortages.” This problem sits alongside substantial accommodation issues in many
We take great pride in the quality of all of our pre-owned building stock, and also in our proven ability to both adapt buildings to our client’s exact needs, and to fully refurbish them to an exemplary standard. (The pictured pallet step and mismatched cones are optional “during installation day” extras, which are obviously temporary…
Hugely significant differences in pupil funding per head across the country are finally going to be addressed, according to the latest statement of 25th November from George Osborne. Here In the East Riding of Yorkshire, pupils currently getting the least funding per head of any authority in the whole country should surely benefit from these
This order for a pre-owned 8 bay building to increase the operational capacity for Bioproducts has just been successfully completed. Beautifully refurbished internally, and fully repainted externally, this superb building significantly increases the company’s office accommodation. We were particularly pleased with this refurbishment installation, which provides fantastic high quality additional space for the company, yet
Well, we are pleased to provide the “follow on” with five further stunning new Clearview buildings, after our first innings success! The building illustrated was installed in 2012, and the club were so pleased with it, we were “put in to bat” with an order for a mere five more! These are to be intriguingly
Food for thought … after you’ve “chewed these problems over”, somehow transporting a modular building seems simple!
There’s nothing fishy about transporting building modules around the country, unlike the salmon spill recounted here by the BBC… it became a large scale problem, and thereby hangs a tail, or two! The yeast spill helped mould our thoughts on the subject, and perhaps there could have been some connection with the lager spillage… the
Portable Building Sales Ltd purchase and recycle used modular buildings from throughout the education sector, the emergency services, local government and all other commercial settings. We will consider purchasing any quality modular buildings up to 3000 square metres, and we will remove your building safely and in full compliance with the CDM regulations. If you
Smithers Pira in Surrey have just had one of our 7.2m x 12m used modular buildings installed for use as substantial additional office space. Completely refurbished by us, both internally and externally, it demonstrates our usual superb value for money. Smithers Pira’s initial tentative enquiries were right back in July 2011, but a combination of
Spirit Hyundai’s sales strap line is “New Thinking, New Possibilities”… and just like them, more and more companies are becoming aware of the flexible, aesthetically pleasing and affordable accommodation opportunities that we offer to our clients. This Hyundai sales centre -complete with kitchen and toilet facilities as well as offices- is modern, light airy …
Currently being manufactured for early December delivery, this Clearview Woodland 2 bay building, with stylish timber cladding, is part of a two building contract ordered under the auspices of the Inspiration Trust in Norwich. The other building is to go to Norwich Primary Academy. Our unique Clearview buildings are ideal for a multiplicity of uses…
Human plasma products are vital to modern medicine, and plentiful office accommodation is vital to the operational fitness of any modern company. We are therefore delighted to have just won the order for a pre-owned 8 bay building to increase the operational capacity for this world class company. Fully refurbished internally, and fully repainted externally,
When an international company like Colas Ltd … known for an emphasis on green issues, R & D and sustainability … orders a Clearview office suite from us, it underpins and exemplifies to the world at large what a rational and cost effective solution the modern modular building can be. With their impeccable environmental credentials,
Currently under construction for delivery next month, this 3 bay Clearview library provision is part of a two building contract secured with the Inspiration Trust of Norwich. The other building is a 2 bay canteen for Heathersett Academy. With a toilet and kitchen area incorporated, this new library provision has a bespoke internal design to