SG Blocks Announces Several Container-Based Projects Across the Country
BROOKLYN, N.Y., Feb. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SG Blocks Inc. (“SG Blocks”), a premier designer, innovator and fabricator of container-based structures, today announced the completion and execution of several projects across the U.S.
The world’s first container-based Taco Bell has opened, located at 13601 Garfield Ave, South Gate, CA. The five-module, 1080 square-foot restaurant, developed by SG Blocks, was previously a pop-up Taco Bell at the 2015 South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference & Festivals in Austin. Alvarado Restaurant Group, part of Alvarado Companies, is the franchise owner for the Taco Bell in South Gate. SG Blocks partnered with Alvarado Construction Inc. to install the Taco Bell at its new, permanent location.
SG Blocks is also constructing a six-unit container-based office building for the U.S. Navy. The six modules will be used to create a 2,000-square-foot structure that will be two stories tall.
SG Blocks has also executed a design agreement for a recycling center to be located in California.
“We continue to see projects of a diverse nature both in asset class and geography,” stated Paul Galvin, Chairman and CEO of SG Blocks.
About SG Blocks: SG Blocks, Inc. is a premier innovator in advancing and promoting the use of code-engineered cargo shipping containers for safe and sustainable construction. The firm offers a product that exceeds many standard building code requirements, and also supports developers, architects, builders and owners in achieving greener construction, faster execution, and stronger buildings of higher value. For more information, visit www.sgblocks.com.