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Weighing in on some industry related news

It appears that the construction industry has been placed on notice by OSHA. The federal agency responsible for workplace safety intends to step up their efforts this year by implementing new regulations that will surely demand the attention of worksite bosses around the country.

OSHA’s warning to the industry is backed up by an increased budget and more regulatory personnel on the payroll.

Things to Consider Before Using a Shipping Container for a Project

If you are in the process of starting a new green construction project, it may be tempting to use sustainable retired shipping containers. In the past, these retired containers would become a storage container, but now with new innovative techniques being used in the construction world, using the containers as part of a construction project is becoming a trend. Before you decide to take this…

Inspirational Shipping Container Homes

Shipping containers can be transformed into the most amazing houses. They are incredibly versatile as building materials and are very economical to build. Another selling point is how quickly new residents can move in. Often the project is completed in just a few days. Shipping container homes can vary in size from a mere 160 square feet to over 5000 square feet with multiple shipping containers.

The Top 10 Construction Companies To Follow In 2013

 

Sundt Construction gets Social Media and is doing it right! This construction company is very active on both Twitter and Facebook, sharing pictures of their projects, employees, events along with highlighting employees and sharing their awards. We also always love when they share some inspiration quotes.

 

 

McCarthy Building Companies is in…

Market Your Business by Branding Your Portable Office

 

Find something unique about yourself or your business and exploit it to your benefit. Everybody has heard that one. But if for whatever reason you have found yourself in the position of using a portable shipping container as an office, why not use that as a unique selling position for your business brand?

In the last few years, shipping containers have gained a wide ranging…

Staying Green with Shipping Container Forests

It’s common knowledge that completing a project takes time. Once an area is in development, the completed product could take months to years to be considered finished, in addition to the fact that a project’s landscape element typically takes places closer to the end of a production cycle.

As these “waiting seasons” are an everyday element in the world of construction, what would happen if t…

The Life Of A Shipping Container Infographic

Everyone has driven by stacks of humble shipping containers without thinking about how those boxes not only revolutionized the shipping industry, but also keep everything from household products to consumer electronics and our food affordable. Even those who understand the vital role of shipping containers in contemporary business likely fail to envision a shipping container as a sensible,…

Ready…Set…Move!

Getting ready for your moving day can be as stress-free as planning ahead and packing your items safely and securely. The rest is up to us. Whether you are in the middle of a remodel, building a home, or are moving across town and/or country, our mobile storage and moving units make your residential moving job easy.

More durable than a fiberglass or wooden crate, our steel insulated storag…

Keep it Simple Use Portable Storage Units for Moving

Keep it Simple Use Portable Storage Units for Moving
Moving can be a hassle, especially if you’re moving long distances. The cost of hiring movers or renting a truck and paying for gas mileage can also be expensive. Because of this, moving using mobile storage units has become more popular. Mobile storage units give you more time to load and unload, and you don’t have to move the contents of t…

Things to consider when buying a Shipping Container

Many businesses rely on exportation in order to remain successful. However, some business owners do not think about what to consider when the time comes to buy shipping containers. The information below may help in the process.

1. Buy New or Used

When the time is right to purchase shipping containers, a business owner should think about the state of the containers. Some people want to…