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UTC new 23 Bay night installation at Birmingham Airport

We have supplied several buildings to UTC over the years. This time we provided a special night time installation, over 6 nights, from 11pm to 5am. Our client is based at the end of Birmingham Airport runway, so the new building had to go in during runway maintenance time. The accommodation will be used by

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A tight space challenge we couldn’t say “neigh” to!

“People learn through horses” Martin Clunes is patron of The Fortune Centre For Riding Therapy near Christchurch in Dorset. This organisation does extremely valuable work, motivating young people through contact and involvement with equestrian life. We have just supplied them with a new timber clad two section modular building, to further develop their facilities. We were “champing at the

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ABP Food Group take one of our “bread and butter” cabins

“Lettuce” begin by saying that when a major food company purchases a cabin, the opportunities for blogging puns are endless, it’s a “maize” to navigate, as we wouldn’t want anybody “scoffing” at our jokes. Anyway, all in good “thyme”… With a “steak” in the future success of this company, it’d be better to “chew it over” before “making

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We like to make “good connections”, especially electrical ones

Hi all, Just a quick note to say thanks for the speedy response to the small cable issue on our portable building.  Your engineer was prompt, courteous and has completed the task required.    Many Thanks!  regards Ian Taylor Lincolnshire Fire & RescueTraining Centre It’s always pleasing to find clients choosing to reach out to

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Portable Building Sales sponsor River Humber swim

We were delighted to offer to become the main sponsor for Chris Wharram who swam across the River Humber in extremely windy conditions for an excellent local charity. Paul for Brain Recovery is a support centre for people who have suffered a brain injury and you can learn more by reading their story of how

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Delivery to Delivery Services

Delivery Services Ltd have taken delivery of one of our 2 bay Clearview buildings, a “red letter day” for them, and another little opportunity to “post” about, pun wise. 

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We were “swift and bold” with Swift and Bold.

We like the Swift and Bold company name, and they have certainly liked our service and product. This was a bespoke cabin, a specially made 12.0 m x 3.8 m to fit their available space. We made a Saturday delivery and installation to minimise disruption for the company… and this was their “swift and bold” response: ‘Thanks

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Hargreaves fit out their own shells

We are happy to provide our buildings to any specification. In this instance Hargreaves wanted their two new cabins on site first in Cumnock, East Ayrshire before then deciding exactly how they wanted the electrics and internal finishing. ‘The buildings are spot on and delivery went well’   John Sloan – Distribution Point Foreman   They have the

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A cabin compilation

We have been beavering away in the last few months with a record number of cabin orders received. Although we are known for our larger modular building provision, this group is just a taster of the medley of smaller cabin accommodation we also excel at providing. With attention to detail and high standards of customer

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We also hire our buildings too…

As in this picture of a recent hire delivery being craned in, we can “lift your expectations” with new accommodation. We offer very favourable hire terms across a wide range of modular buildings and jackleg cabins. Whatever your requirements, ask us to quote you. We’re sure that you will be very pleasantly surprised.

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Third year of sponsorship

Once again, for the third year, our MD has sponsored our good friend and ex PBS employee, Trev Watts, on his extensive France and Belgian cycle trip for Dove House Hospice. Dove House is a wonderful charity, undertaking a really sensitive job… their website is well worth a visit. Trev cycled through Belgium with his friends, visiting numerous First World War battle sites and cemeteries. We say

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Tongue in cheek, or tongue in ice cream?

Our installation team are generally regarded as being “hot stuff” in the modular building world, but of course even they need to “cool it” sometimes. When the opportunity came along, all tools were temporarily downed in the interests of very important ice cream related scientific research. A comprehensive study of all available ice creams from the van resulted

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As big as jackleg cabins get – what a beauty!

Due to the sheer size and weight of this enormous 60′ x 13′ jackleg cabin, it required to be craned into position, instead of using a typical hi-ab vehicle. The self contained unit features an open plan office area, toilets, kitchen, and is fitted out with air conditioning. Built with 6 jacklegs instead of the

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A2B Online update

A2B are now all moved in-to their 21st century standard, brand new offices. They have made some lovely comments on their facebook page if you want to take a look. We love the photos too. We wrote a comprehensive blog on the installation a little while back… it’s good to see the building is now

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Viridor Waste Management update their facility with double stacked cabins

Viridor have replaced their old waste management office and control facility with two of our finest large 48′ x 12′ modern, light and airy cabins. It’s interesting to compare and see how much cabin design has moved on … see the before and after pictures below. We’re currently fitting the mid band connection between the two

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We’ve helped them heaps at Wriggly Peeps

This gallery of photographs, below, for an early February project gives a good idea of the manufacturing process for one of our “Clearview” buildings, for which we have a separate website. We are due to begin installing this bespoke new Nursery building in Bristol in a weeks time and we are currently completing the ground works for the building via D

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Wrings Transport deliver to themselves

“Wringing the changes” with Wrings transport. Wrings Transport, based in Bristol, required a new jackleg cabin on site for extra office space due to continued expansion at the company. This building features an open plan office area, with a cellular office to one side for the manager. The building was colour matched so that the new cabin looked exactly the

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We “club” together with Hessle

We believe in supporting our local community, and support a range of charitable causes. We put £1000 in to match fund Hessle Golf Club’s charity jar, in support of Nicholl’s Spinal Injury Foundation. It’s always nice to “club together” with the golfing community efforts. It’s never the “hole” answer, but “putting” in always helps, and we always

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Bespoke modular building chosen instead of permanent construction

A carefully “modulated” response is the permanent solution… A2B Online, based in Felixstowe, are moving from their current site near Felixstowe Port to a new location at Orwell Crossing and required a new office complex on site. They had originally designed a permanent building, but the cost indications alerted them to other potential building solutions. The company approached us via

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Even the smallest projects completed to the highest standards

Booker and Best asked us to provide this jackleg cabin as an IT server room to St Richard’s Catholic School in East Sussex. With Air conditioning units to keep the servers cool, we were also perfectly cool and OK about storing this unit at short notice as a friendly gesture, when the delivery requirements were unexpectedly delayed. It’s

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