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.
Talk about innovation. SG Blocks takes large steel shipping containers and turns them into apartments, hotels, restaurants, houses and stores — at a fraction of the costs it takes to build such structures.
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.
Real estate company Gold Key Group has partnered with shipping container company SG Blocks to propose a mixed-use development that could bring affordable housing to the northeast section of the Bronx, reports amNY.
Brooklyn, NY SG Blocks, Inc. has been selected by Elle Woodworking, an architectural design and fabrication group of commercial and residential projects, to design and construct a container-based seasonal cocktail bar.
Paul Galvin is a designer, innovator and fabricator of container-based structures, and he has hit upon an idea for using container technology as an affordable housing solution. To find out how the idea is progressing, read our exclusive interview.
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.
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."
SG Blocks, a leading designer, innovator and fabricator of container-based structures, has partnered with the largest Verizon Wireless retailer in the United States on a prototype 1,600-square-foot retail store.
SG Blocks, a leading designer, innovator and fabricator of container-based structures, has secured two low-income housing development projects in New York State, representing the largest project awards in the company’s history, according to a release.
Tim Steele stood outside a pair of orange shipping containers on a hillside about two hours northwest of New York City. The large metal cargo door swung wide to reveal a small mudroom inside the corrugated walls, and beyond that an expansive living room, kitchen and small bathroom. Several tall windows looked out on the Catskill Mountains, a vista that stretched for miles.
Paul Galvin, Chairman and CEO of SG Blocks, a premier designer, innovator and fabricator of container-based structures. The firm – just listed on the Nasdaq in June 2017 – offers a product that exceeds many standard building code requirements...