Permanent vs. Non-permanent modular construction

Posted by FRAMECAD on Mar 1, 2018 10:11:31 AM

Modular construction is now a global-leading construction methodology, because of the cost-efficiency and reduced project schedules it offers to developers and general contractors.

Modular building can be split into two broad applications:

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Topics: Offsite & Modular Construction

The World of Modular, 2018, Hollywood

Posted by FRAMECAD on Feb 14, 2018 2:53:29 PM

Come join us at the 35th Annual World of Modular, taking place from March 22nd – 25th in Hollywood, Florida at The Diplomat Beach Resort. The tradeshow and convention is hosted annually by the Modular Building Institute (MBI).


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Topics: Tradeshows & Events, Offsite & Modular Construction

The modular construction evolution of the hotel industry

Posted by FRAMECAD on Feb 1, 2018 8:37:12 AM

Given the complexity of hotel construction projects, a constant task for developers is to cut costs, improve timelines, and lower risks on site — all while maintaining the quality and durability of buildings.


One possible solution is modular construction. With this technique, building units called ‘pods’ or ‘modules’ are pre-built offsite in a climate-controlled factory environment. Modules are then transported to the building site for stacking or side-by-side placement using cranes. Onsite labor then handles detailing and finishing.

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Topics: Offsite & Modular Construction

Con su nueva versión, la TF550H se convierte en la mejor opción para construir edificios de media altura.

Posted by FRAMECAD Team on Oct 18, 2017 4:31:00 PM

Descubra el FRAMECAD TF550H actualizado con su nuevo diseño que permite un ensamblaje más fácil y eficiente de acero conformado en frío (CFS) de calibre 2 mm o de calibre 14. 

El sistema TF550H utiliza la tecnología patentada FRAMECAD® para proporcionar un diseño inteligente, ingeniería y proceso de fabricación. El sistema FRAMECAD® se integra con el software de diseño BIM que incluye REVIT y TEKLA. La inteligencia y los conocimientos integrados en el software de diseño de FRAMECAD® Structure permiten un diseño con ingeniería de valor para maximizar la ganacia y las técnicas de construcción.

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Topics: Latest Products, Spanish Blogs, Building Applications, Offsite & Modular Construction

With its new swage, the TF550H becomes the best choice to construct mid-rise buildings

Posted by FRAMECAD Team on Oct 5, 2017 5:00:04 PM

Discover the upgraded FRAMECAD TF550H with its newly designed swage which enables easier and more efficient assembly of 2mm or 14 gauge Cold Formed Steel (CFS). The TF550H is the ideal solution for mid-rise construction.

The TF550H System uses FRAMECAD® patented technology to provide a smart and lean design, engineering and fabrication process. The FRAMECAD® System integrates with BIM design software including REVIT and TEKLA. Intelligence and know-how built into FRAMECAD® Structure design software enables value engineered design to maximise both profitability and robust building techniques.

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Topics: Latest Products, Building Applications, Offsite & Modular Construction