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New passenger facility for busy Leeds Park & Ride

A brand new passenger facility was unveiled today at Elland Road Park and Ride, which was designed and installed by our expert team. The 132m2 facility comprises of a fully heated waiting area, passenger toilets, baby-changing facilities and ticket machines. Module-AR Designed and Manufactured all the components off-site, before installing it using a crane in just one day. Constructed from sustainable materials and clad with Perspex-backed brushed aluminium, this modular building exceeds all building regulations for thermal efficiency. With over 700 cars parking at the Elland Road facility every weekday, Leeds City Council Leader Cllr Judith Blake said the new investment would encourage even more people to use the park and ride: “Our recent transport conversation survey shows the demand for more park and ride sites across the city is clearly there. Cllr Blake continued: “The most popular method of public transport used in Leeds and across the Leeds City […]

Southern Modular Building Framework

Module-AR secure place on Southern Modular Building Framework

Module-AR are proud to announce we have been successful in achieving a place on the 4-year Framework agreement to deliver full turnkey Design & Build Off-Site Modular Building Projects as part of the Southern Modular Building Framework covering the geographical areas shown below SE, SW and London. Coverage: The new Southern Modular Building Framework offers an alternative to traditional builds and is open to all public bodies in the Southern Region of England and provides a range of Off-Site Modular Building Solutions designed to accommodate Permanent 60-year Design Life, Semi-permanent and Temporary requirements. The Framework commenced on 7th July 2016 and will operate for a period of 4 years until 2020. If you would like to find out more about the Construction Framework, use this link to view the Southern Modular Building Framework website. Southern Modular Building Framework Objectives: The Framework has been established to provide Clients with a vehicle capable of providing legally […]

Turnham Primary School Hire Building Layout

Turnham School ask for extension to Hire building

In August 2015, Module-AR Limited delivered a full Turnkey solution to provide Turnham Primary School, Lewisham, with a temporary School building providing 5 No. Classrooms, a Hall, Office and WC’s for a period of 52 weeks. The building was installed whilst the main School is refurbished & extended at second floor level, to the south east end of the School to provide an Arts & Crafts room, together with the construction of a lift enclosure to second floor level, on the north east façade. The London Borough of Lewisham, commented that the advice, communication, facilitation, workforce, programme, value for money & overall performance were all of the highest standard and that they would recommend Module-AR again for similar work in the future. Due to the outstanding performance and quality of the Hire building, Turnham Primary School contacted Module-AR with regards to extending the original 1 year Hire period, as the main School building works continue to take place, and even wish to add a […]

Health and Safety

Module-AR continue to achieve Health and Safety Accreditations

Module-AR Limited have recently renewed and gained CHAS Contractors Health & Safety Assessment Scheme, Exor and Greenlight Safety Assessment Scheme accreditations! This commitment demonstrates how the Directors of Module-AR Limited are all passionate about Health and Safety as we continually seek to improve our safety performance. Working safely is integrated into our business strategy and we ensure that our customers, supply chain, employees & the public benefit from our commitment to being safe. We have seen real success in recent years in the continuous improvement of our safety, health and environmental performance. To keep abreast of all aspects of Health & Safety Regulations, including compliance with the latest CDM Regulations (2015), we employ ProAktive as our Independent Safety Advisors and Consultants. ProAktive carry out routine Health & Safety site inspections, provide quarterly SHEQ updates and audit our working practices. CHAS Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme CHAS started with two main aims – […]

Hounsdown School Double Classroom Extension

Double Classroom extension

Hounsdown School, Southampton, contacted Module-AR with a view to expanding their number of Classroom spaces on site in the form of a double Classroom extension to add to the modular Dance Studio that Module-AR designed & installed in 2014. The new building, designed by Michael Weakley Associates, will consist of 2 No. Classrooms, an Office, Entrance Hall and 2 No. WC’s. Grey UPVC double-glazed windows and a Merlin grey powder coated steel door with a keypad entrance lock will be fitted for improved security. Internally, the double Classroom extension will feature carpeted flooring for the Classrooms, Office & Store rooms with entrance matting for the Entrance Hall.  LED lighting, fire alarm & intruder alarm systems and heat & cool Air Conditioning complete the Module-AR structure. The modular Classroom will feature a 2.7m internal suspended ceiling height, UPVC Merlin Grey windows, a 15º pitched roof, Wedgewood Blue Plastisol wall panels & plinth and vertical cedar cladding to […]

Tatenhill

Visitors Centre opens at Tatenhill Airfield

Modular Visitors Centre. Used by the Midlands Air Ambulance Crew. Full Turnkey Solution. Meeting room, Offices, Kitchen, WC Facilities. RAF Tatenhill Airfield is a former Royal Air Force satellite airfield in Tatenhill, Staffordshire. The field was built in 1941 as a satellite for 27 No. Operational Training Units (OTU) at RAF Lichfield. The design was the wartime RAF standard of 3 No. co-intersecting runways, east-west, north-south diagonal. It was used as a bomber crew training field, which continued in varied training functions until 1944. Later, a single engine training unit arrived using the Miles Master aircraft. It was then used by the RAF School of Explosives after the disastrous explosion at nearby RAF Fauld, from October 1945 until January 1947. In 1987, the airfield was taken over by Tatenhill Aviation for General Aviation use and gradually built up to become a viable operation. The Midlands Air Ambulance, currently operating a Eurocopter EC135 helicopter, is also based […]

Hull Royal Infirmary

Module-AR Win Hull Royal Infirmary Project

Client – Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust. Location – Hull. Occupational Therapy & Medical Day Unit. 14 No. modules. We are pleased to announce our latest project with Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust. The contract is to provide our local Hospital, Hull Royal Infirmary, with a single-storey off-site modular construction to be installed on a custom built steel framed gantry on top of an existing Hospital building. The structure is to be utilised as an Occupational Therapy & Medical Day Unit. The 14 No. of 7.5m x 3m modules that are owned by the Trust are to be removed from site and transported back to the Module-AR factory. The modules are then to be refurbished into a modern new building and delivered back to Hull Royal Infirmary for installation using a 50t crane. The building will feature Goosewing Grey painted Plastisol (plastic coated steel) external cladding, fascia & plinth and 2 […]

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Module-AR Limited gain Exor Gold Accreditation

Module-AR Limited achieve Gold Accreditation with Exor. Exor offers a straight forward pre-qualification questionnaire service, cutting down on administration and getting to the heart of supply chain management. Module-AR Limited are proud to announce we are now Exor approved with a Gold Accreditation level. This demonstrates our capability to meet stringent pre-qualification requirements within the public and private sectors. About Exor For over 15 years, Exor has worked with thousands of suppliers, from small to large, to ensure their compliance. It offers a straight forward pre-qualification questionnaire service, cutting down on administration and getting to the heart of supply chain management. Using a straight forward PAS91 compliant online portal; it provides the missing link between customers, suppliers and contractors. Technical Director, John Kinge, states: “Organisations need to be able to ensure that their supply partners are reliable, financially stable and compliant with all relevant legislation. A third party accreditation scheme can be an efficient way […]

RAF Cosford

RAF Cosford win Emergency Services Pride of Britain Award

The Midlands Air Ambulance Crew operate out of the RAF Cosford Building designed, manufactured & installed by Module-AR Limited. Won award for their above the call of duty work at the Smiler Incident in 2015. Midlands Air Ambulance Charity flight doctors, Ben Clark & David Cooper and critical care paramedic Tom Waters, all based at the RAF Cosford site, have won the Emergency Services category at the Pride of Britain Awards, which took place at the prestigious Grosvenor Hotel in London. The awards celebrate the achievements of truly remarkable people and the trio, who work out of the charity’s RAF Cosford airbase in Shropshire, were chosen for their life saving work while tending to the victims of the horrific Smiler rollercoaster crash at Alton Towers. The RAF Cosford Office accommodation; which was designed, manufactured and installed by Module-AR Limited; houses the Midlands Air Ambulance crew whilst they await news requiring their […]

Parish CoE School

Keys Handed Over To Parish CoE School

Client – London Borough of Bromley. Location – Parish CoE Primary School. Single Storey 12 No. Classroom Facility. Full Turnkey solution including removal of existing dilapidated buildings and installation of 8 No. temporary Classrooms. A recent Government study suggests that by 2023 there are expected to be more than 8 million pupils at school in England and the Local Government Association has predicted places will be needed for 880,000 extra pupils. Parish CoE School were an example of a School requiring extra teaching space and, thanks to Module-AR Limited, they have recently accommodated their brand new 12 No. Classroom with WC’s facility. A full Turnkey solution was provided including the removal of existing dilapidated buildings and the installation of 8 No. temporary classrooms whilst construction of the permanent school building took place. Words from the client Hilary Richardson, Headteacher at Parish CoE School, states: “Module-AR have provided Parish CoE School, Bromley, with […]

Turnham Primary School Classroom

Turnham Primary School Building Open For School Term

Client – London Borough of Lewisham. Location – Turnham Primary School. Single Storey 5 No. Classroom facility with Hall and WC’s. Temporary Building hired for 52 weeks. Turnham Primary School, in the London Borough of Lewisham, required a temporary school building to accommodate students whilst their existing school buildings are redeveloped. Module-AR Limited secured the project to provide 5 no. Classrooms with WC’s, a large 110m² open-plan Hall and Office for a period of 52 weeks. Our Off-Site cost-effective Construction methods were preferred to a traditional build due to the speed we can deliver high quality modular buildings to our clients. The Off-Site construction was delivered and installed in just 2 days, during the school holidays, ensuring little to no disruption to the school or the surrounding area. The on time and on budget full Turnkey solution was completed in 12 weeks which is up to 50% faster than a […]

Sisk Rail Train Driver Simulator Building Drawing

Module-AR Limited Secure Train Driver Simulator Facility

Client – Sisk Rail. Location – Great Western Railway Reading. Train Driver Simulator. Solid Concrete Floor Foundations. Sisk Rail has completed projects for a wide range of Train Operating Companies across all sectors and territories of the rail industry. Module-AR Limited were recently awarded the contract to design, manufacture and install a 10 bay structure to be used as a Train Driver Simulator for Great Western Railway at their Reading station. The 2,500kg Southern Rail Class 387 Cab Simulator System will be installed on a solid concrete floor foundation within the modular training facility. Other rooms in the building include 2 No. 39m² Teaching spaces with an internal 49dB acoustic bi-folding floor mounted partition, desks, seating and computer equipment. An Instructor Station with three repeat displays to show the status of the cab simulator session and seating for up to 10 observers facing an interactive smartboard was also installed. Finally, the Simulator […]