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Modular Buildings for Primary Schools

Cuckoo Hall Academy

"Cuckoo Hall is in such high demand, that we had 270 applications last year for 120 places. And with the predicted growth in birth rates in surrounding areas, this demand looks set to...

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Fully refurbished three-storey office building for nuclear plant

Sellafield

"We needed to accommodate staff during this major construction project, and were impressed with the Portakabin (Refurbished) approach. It allows us to benefit from the cost, speed and...

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Recycled modular buildings for Power Station outage activities

Eggborough Power

"The recycling and refurbishment of modular buildings is a faster and more cost-effective solution for us than new build or new manufacture. It was also a much more practical alternative to have...

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Relocated modular buildings

A&P Tyne

“We looked at various construction options, including new build, other modular suppliers and the conversion of an existing facility. Portakabin (Refurbished) provided us with a...

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Pre-owned modular buildings for healthcare applications

Freeman Hospital

"Portakabin (Refurbished) has been able to provide exactly what we needed for each project, and to challenging deadlines. Timing is critical to the Trust, in order to bring the...

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Hospital applications - offices, outpatient facilities, entrance, clinical area

Alder Hey Hospital

"Our partnership with Portakabin (Refurbished) has worked very well. Their approach gives us certainty of completion on time, ensuring we will meet the Trust's deadline for handover and...

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Two-storey modular building for interim ward accommodation

Hull Royal Infirmary / North and East Yorks Health Authority

“We are delighted with the new ward block. Winter is a very difficult time for hospital staff and bed capacity is always a key issue for large trusts such as Hull and East Yorkshire...

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Refurbished modular interim ward buildings

Royal Surrey County Hospital

"The refurbished external appearance of the building provides a modern contemporary look and demonstrates what can be achieved when you combine the recycled modular approach with strong...

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Modular site accommodation for construction staff

Taylor Woodrow Construction

"ConstructionSpace presented us with an attractive proposal, which proved to be the most cost-effective solution to our site accommodation needs. It offered the best value for money and...

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Modular construction - site offices, welfare buildings

Tarmac National Contracting

"ConstructionSpace provided us with a building solution that suited both our design requirements and our budget for the building. Sustainability is also important for every Tarmac...

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Two storey modular site accommodation

GrantRail

"We have used ConstructionSpace previously, to supply site accommodation for a project in Kent. When we were awarded the DLR contract with Skanska we looked at a number of building...

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Modular Buildings for Academy Sixth Form Centre

The Piggott School

"The new building has provided us with a dedicated space for our sixth form and has freed up teaching accommodation in the main school. The project has lifted the whole school and we are...

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Modular Buildings for Academy Sixth Form Centre

The Piggott School

"My working environment has been transformed! Large airy classrooms with state of the art equipment what more could a teacher want. There is no doubt that with these facilities students in our...

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Modular Buildings for Academy Sixth Form Centre

The Piggott School

"Teaching for teachers, and learning for students, is now a joy. We have a quiet purposeful educational environment free of background noise, needless interruptions and restricted confined...

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Refurbished modular buildings for nursery accommodation

UEL Nursery

"The Portakabin (Refurbished) team was highly professional throughout, knowledgeable and easy to work with. They have a good supply chain in place and an excellent spirit of...

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Nursery facilities - sleep room, milk bar, nappy changing facilities, play room, staff room

Eden Garden Nursery

"This method of construction and the recycling of buildings is very much in keeping with the strong environmental ethos of this nursery. It allowed us to benefit from a good quality, bespoke...

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Alperton School

Alperton Community School

"We are very pleased with this building. Initially we were sceptical about whether the pre-owned approach could deliver the quality we aspired to. In reality, you cannot tell the difference...

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Modular classrooms - classrooms, IT suite, toilets, lifts

Harehills Primary School

"Portakabin (Refurbished) only supplies quality pre-owned modular buildings, such as Portakabin and Yorkon products, which are tried and tested. And because the...

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Modular buildings for education - dance, drama, music rooms

Swanshurst School

"We have worked with Portakabin (Refurbished) on three other projects and are confident in their ability to deliver on programme and on cost. They have a fantastic product - fast...

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Highly sustainable modular buildings for hire

Farnborough School

"You would never know this is a recycled building. It looks and feels like a new facility. Inside the classrooms really are as good as a traditionally-built building. The staff, pupils and...

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Teaching blocks for further education

Sparsholt College Hampshire

"The use of recycled building modules is highly sustainable, and minimised any impact on the environment - an important requirement for the College. The modular approach also helped us to...

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Refurbished modular buildings for secondary education

Parklands High School

We are absolutely delighted with our new building and with the rapid progress of the second phase, which is now on site. Both contracts were delivered on time and on budget, and...

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Modular building for office expansion

Sheppee International

 "I am delighted with Portakabin (Refurbished). They are a professional and well run company. Their attention to detail is excellent and their team is prepared to be flexible. They...

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Relocation of temporary office accommodation

National Air Traffic

“We were impressed with the plans for this major logistical operation. Portakabin (Refurbished) offered a swift, well thought out, and efficient solution. They took responsibility...

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Modular buildings - clinics, waiting areas, consultation and examination rooms

East Riding of Yorkshire Primary Care Trust

"This is a fantastic building, delivered on time, cost and quality. Portakabin (Refurbished) performance was excellent throughout and the construction and fitting out phases went very...

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Specialist hospital facilities - consulting & examination rooms, pressure chamber

Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth

"We are delighted with the new building and with Portakabin (Refurbished) seamless and professional delivery. They have provided us with a high quality, purpose-designed facility, which...

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Hospital applications - clinics, waiting and reception areas, wards

South Warwickshire General Hospital NHS Trust

"We needed to improve our capacity and on-site facilities to enable us to offer enhanced imaging and diagnostics, replacing the mobile unit that visited the hospital six times a year. The...

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Recycled Modular Buildings for Schools

Avenue Primary School

"We needed four interim classrooms for the phased expansion of our school. Portakabin (Refurbished) was actually the only company which could deliver this project in the required...

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Second hand, refurbished modular buildings for education

Training & Enterprise Centre

"The new training and enterprise centre will give local people a greater opportunity to acquire practical skills to help them succeed. It is a great facility."

"The workshop area...

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Sixth Form Facilities - Seminar Rooms, Admin Area, Toilets, Break-Out Areas

Wymondham High Academy

"This scheme has changed our perception of modular building. It feels robust and secure and has good sound quality - you would never know it is a modular structure. We are impressed with the...

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Refurbished modular building - cellular offices, board room, reception, kitchenette

AKW Group Plc

"We looked at purchasing a new modular building from several suppliers, but the Portakabin (Refurbished) recycled and refurbished option represented the best value and with no...

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Pre-owned modular buildings - airports, offices, training centre, IT departments

Eastern Airways

"Portakabin (Refurbished) has provided cost effective, quality buildings to meet the needs of our expanding business. The efficient modular buildings are ideal as they can be adapted to...

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Transport depot - rest rooms, offices, toilets, showers

Maritime Transport

"The structure of Portakabin (Refurbished) buildings is the Portakabin modular system - a market leading building design. This combined with Portakabin (Refurbished)...

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Modular facilities for immigration, customs, port security, staff mess rooms

Port of London Authority

"We are delighted with what has been achieved on this project in such a short timespan. We looked at a variety of building solutions and Portakabin (Refurbished) approach to off-site...

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Self-contained modular office building

Bendalls Engineering

“The difference in cost between new manufacture and a second hand Portakabin (Refurbished) building was considerable. However, having visited Portakabin (Refurbished)...

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Cabins - changing room and toilet facilities

Harefield Hospital Bowling Club

“We are absolutely delighted with the two buildings. The Portakabin (Refurbished) team couldn’t have been more helpful in accommodating our needs and were very professional,...

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Tata Steel

“We looked at new manufacture and traditional brick build at the start of this project, but a refurbished Portakabin building gave us the benefit of significant savings in both...

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FiND2

"The building is fantastic and we are really happy with it – it is exactly what we wanted. We also received great support from Portakabin (Refurbished) from the initial stages of...

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North East Reserve Forces & Cadets Association

“Both projects went smoothly and without a hitch. We would definitely recommend the approach to other organisations and would consider using Portakabin (Refurbished)...

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Air Atlantique

“We’re already very familiar with Portakabin (Refurbished) having purchased a number of refurbished and recycled buildings from the company over the last ten years....

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Modular Buildings for Academy Sixth Form Centre

The Piggott School

“As a school, we are very passionate about the environment and it really appealed to us that Portakabin (Refurbished) buildings are a highly sustainable alternative to new build because...

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Heron Hall Academy

“We were keen to use refurbished and recycled interim buildings from Portakabin (Refurbished) for our latest project because we were so impressed with the teaching facilities...

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Woking and Sam Beare Hospice

Woking and Sam Beare Hospice

“For the first time our support teams are based at the same site as the hospice building enabling us to work closely with our Clinical colleagues helping us to raise funds and awareness...

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A rapid assessment treatment centre delivered within 12 weeks

Stoke Mandeville Hospital

“The rapid assessment and treatment centre has given us the much-needed space and facilities to support our A&E department during the very busy winter period. We’d like to thank...

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Large windows to increase natural light

Higham Lane School

“This building is an amazing start to our school year. The centre is both new and modern but in keeping with our existing facilities. Our staff and sixth formers are really delighted to be...

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Hospitality facilities for the entire community

Carshalton Athletic Football Club

“The new clubhouse is fabulous and the Premier League’s investment, delivered by the Football Stadia Improvement Fund, has been essential to the project. It was a well-managed...

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