The success of modular and other offsite construction relies heavily on logistics. Transporting, storing, and assembly of prefab components can be difficult and risky. A roadblock during this process can create costly delays in equipment costs and idle labor that can add tens of thousands of dollars a day to a project. Don’t overlook the importance of offsite logistics!
Transporting modules from factories to job sites requires careful planning and coordination to ensure a successful project. A multitude of complexity, distinct constraints, precise timelines, and delivery sequences accompany offsite construction shipments. A proper logistics plan for transporting modules, pods, and panels is recommended. As a developer on an offsite project, below are just a few of the many logistics that need to be considered:
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The BASE4 team has worked around the globe, providing a wide range of expertise in quality standards, specifications, and international best practices for design. As a developer, you ought to learn exactly who is responsible for your units if unexpected problems occur while on the road to your job site. You need an AE firm that can assist you with all the processes that come along the way while being experts in prefab/modular construction. We will guide you every step of the way!
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