The Future of Student Housing: Notes From Bisnow

Rusty WilliamsEducation, Residential Development0 Comments

Triumph’s Executive Vice President, Glenn Cort, participated in a panel on the future of student housing hosted by Bisnow.  The panel included representatives from MIT, Northeastern, CBT Architects, and the Boston Planning and Development Agency. The focus was on trends and recent student housing projects in the Boston area.  With the boom in construction happening in the Boston area, one … Read More

Guide to Architectural Design in Modular Construction

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5 Whys Booklet - Guide to Architectural Design in Modular Construction

Learn About the Five W’s of Modular/Offsite Construction — WHO, WHAT, WHEN, WHERE, WHY, HOW — with this Guide to Architectural Design in Modular Construction At Triumph, we have exclusively used modular practices to build commercial buildings for over twenty years. We have learned many things through direct experience during this time. Most important has been recognizing the experts in the … Read More

Triumph and GreenStaxx Form Strategic Partnership to Build Student Housing

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We are pleased to announce that Triumph has entered into a strategic partnership with GreenStaxx.  This collaborative arrangement enables GreenStaxx and Triumph to meet the growing demand for more sophisticated living communities at schools and colleges using pre-engineered designs that eliminate the frustration with the lead-times, variables, disruption and cost inherent in traditional construction. Based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, GreenStaxx is … Read More

Modular Forecast to Grow Worldwide to $129B by 2023

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A new report shows modular is forecast to grow worldwide to $129 billion by 2023.  Last week we wrote about the rapid growth of permanent modular construction here in the United States as measured from 2014 to 2017. This forecast includes all types of modular construction — both relocatable and permanent — and covers markets throughout the world.  It’s an … Read More

Modular Gains Momentum

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Modular Building

For many years, modular construction has struggled with a perception problem.  I’m happy to report there’s growing awareness of the benefits of modular construction and it’s gaining momentum. Our industry trade group, the Modular Building Institute along with Sage Policy Group, track permanent modular construction and their data show the value of permanent modular construction projects grew from $3.8 billion … Read More

Triumph is proud to introduce the ” Modular Makerspace” – coming to a school near you!

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MakerSpace Interior

Introducing the “Triumph Modular Makerspace” The Movable Modular Makerspace can be delivered, setup and ready to support STEM programs within a matter of weeks.  The Modular Makerspace  is pre-designed, pre-engineered and pre-costed to provide movable workspaces, instruction zones, shelving for equipment and storage typical of a state of the art “maker” environment. Write-on walls, LED lighting, plenty of natural light, durable floor … Read More

Virtual Walkthrough – Using VR to “See” Modular Buildings Before They’re Built

Rusty WilliamsArchitects, Industry Insights, Modular Construction, Video0 Comments

virtual walkthrough of harvard life lab

Virtual Reality, or VR, is making it possible to walk through modular buildings before they’re built.  Prior to now, two-dimensional architectural drawings were the best way to get a sense of how a new building will look — how rooms, doors, furniture, windows and appliances all fit into the space. But most humans learn best through direct experience and there … Read More

Modular Micro Hospitals: Why Small is Big in Healthcare

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modular health clinic

Micro hospitals and regional Urgent Care Centers are a growing trend in healthcare. A recent article in Business Insider stated that there are now over 10,000 regional UCCs with the market growing at over 4% per year. The primary factor behind this trend is convenience. It’s much easier for patients suffering from cold, flu, and non-life-threatening conditions to get immediate … Read More

Pyeongchang Olympic Media Residence Modular Hotel

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Olympic Media Residence Modular Hotel The 2018 games are underway in Pyeongchang.  It was a formidable challenge to create facilities and accommodations for nearly three thousand athletes and over three million spectators.  To meet this challenge, the Olympic organizers in South Korea used modular construction to create a modular hotel. Leveraging the benefits of off-site construction To be reused in … Read More

How “Hybrid” Modular Buildings Address Ever-Changing Needs for Space

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crystal springs refurbished modular classroom

Modular buildings have sometimes been referred to as Hybrids.   Modular buildings have done a nice job particularly in recent years addressing quickly changing needs for space.  Investments in land and “brick n mortar” are under greater scrutiny today because rapidly-changing technology is driving the need for more flexible facilities. Planners are embracing a “hybrid” approach where construction projects start with … Read More