GRIMSHAW TO DESIGN BUILDINGS MADE FROM SHIPPING CONTAINERS | CONSTRUCTION BUZZ #170

GRIMSHAW TO DESIGN BUILDINGS MADE FROM SHIPPING CONTAINERS | CONSTRUCTION BUZZ #170

Under the terms of the agreement, SG Blocks - a New York-based designer and fabricator of container-based structures - will use Grimshaw as its premier design partner across its current projects and pipeline of future opportunities. In return, Grimshaw will incorporate SG Blocks’ container-based structures into its industrial design portfolio.

What’s Behind L.A.’s First New Container-Based Community School for HOLA?

What’s Behind L.A.’s First New Container-Based Community School for HOLA?

SG Blocks, a designer, innovator and fabricator of container-based structures, is collaborating on an innovative new school in Los Angeles for HOLA at 625 S. Lafayette Park Pl. Paul Galvin, Chairman and CEO of the company, shared how the team came together and is assembling what will be Los Angeles’ largest container-based community school in Connect Media’s latest 3 CRE Q&A.

Container-based construction company anticipates Houston growth

Container-based construction company anticipates Houston growth

In the spring, SG Blocks Inc. (Nasdaq: SGBX) got its building material, recycled steel shipping containers, approved and entered into international building code, said Paul Galvin, CEO of SG Blocks. Then in the summer, the company had an initial public offering and became listed on Nasdaq.

Puerto Rico Should Rebuild with Shipping Containers

Puerto Rico Should Rebuild with Shipping Containers

It is not hard to understand how large the demand is for quick, sustainable housing after natural disasters like 2017's big Hurricanes Irma, Jose and Maria. Yet rebuilding after a natural disaster can take years. One solution, according Paul Galvin, SG Blocks' Chairman and CEO, can be found in "the humble shipping container."