BALTIMORE - March 26, 2013 - The Modular Building Institute (MBI) recognized WillScot, an Algeco Scotsman company and leading provider of modular space and storage solutions in North America, with several honors, including first place in both relocatable modular healthcare and in green building design and an honorable mention in the permanent modular - special application category.
In total, the company received three MBI Awards of Distinction for projects completed in 2012.
"These award-winning projects reflect the breadth of applications WillScot offers our customers,” said Joseph Vecchiolla, president of WillScot. “From relocatable healthcare space to sustainable permanent buildings to bioterrorism laboratories, we offer innovative modular solutions to meet diverse needs. We congratulate all the teams involved in these award-winning efforts."
The awards honor innovation and design excellence within the commercial modular space industry.
MBI recognized WillScot for the following projects:
Relocatable Modular - Healthcare
Kaiser Loveland Clinic
Salt Lake City, UT
Green Building Design
Ruby Pipeline (four sustainable permanent modular buildings)
Wyoming, Utah and Nevada
Bio-Safety Level 3 (BSL-3) Laboratory
San Joaquin, CA
The Modular Building Institute is a non-profit trade association (www.modular.org) that represents the manufacturers, dealers, and suppliers of commercial factory-built structures, a multi-billion dollar industry annually. From classrooms to airport terminals, dormitories to weigh stations, emergency rooms to restaurants, MBI member companies manufacture, install, and service virtually every type of building application, for both temporary and permanent use. The commercial building awards, judged by an impartial panel of experts, were based on the following criteria: architectural excellence, technical innovation, cost effectiveness/energy efficiency, and calendar days to complete. Projects had to be intended as commercial structures, and all had to be of mobile or modular construction.
The commercial building awards, judged by an impartial panel of experts, were based on the following criteria: architectural excellence, technical innovation, cost effectiveness/energy efficiency, and calendar days to complete. Projects had to be intended as commercial structures, and all had to be of mobile or modular construction.
WillScot, an Algeco Scotsman company, offers space solutions for the construction, education, energy, industrial, commercial/retail, healthcare, and government markets, with operations in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. WillScot serves customers’ modular space and storage needs through a network of nearly 100 locations throughout North America. In addition to its core leasing business, the company manages and develops permanent modular structures.
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