Entries tagged as 'seminar'
A seminar called "Modular Construction in Green Building" will be held this week in central Pennsylvania. It is part of a monthly breakfast series.
event: Modular Construction in Green Building (PDF)
by: SEDA-COG's Energy Resource Center
(SEDA=Susquehanna Economic Development Association; COG=Council of Governments)
speaker: Rick Terry, Director of Factory Built Housing Center at Penn College of Technology
speaker: Dave Reed, President of Penn Lyon Homes
where: Mifflinburg, PA
location: Carriage Corner Restaurant, 257 East Chestnut Street
date: March 19, 2009
time: 7:30am - 9:30am
notes: Registration is required.
Hat tip: Building Systems on March 13, 2009.
A real estate agent and a mortgage broker are co-hosting a seminar on modernist prefab next month in the San Francisco Bay Area:
speaker: Justin Brown of Michelle Kaufmann Designs
speaker: Renee Adelmann of Marin Modern Real Estate
speaker: Brian Stewart of JCF Advisors / All California Mortgage
where: San Rafael, CA
date: November 6, 2008
time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm (reception at 6:30pm)
notes: You must register via their website. Confirmed attendees will receive exact location details.
(Hat tip: Live Modern)
title: Prefabs in the Community
event: A Clean Break
speaker: Geoff Warner, AIA of Alchemy Architects
speaker: Dan Rockhill, JL Constant Distinguished Professor of Architecture and director of Studio 804 at the University of Kansas, and principal of Rockhill & Associates
where: Philadelphia, PA
location: The University of the Arts, CBS Auditorium in Hamilton Hall, 320 Broad Street
date: Saturday, October 18, 2008
time: 2:00 - 3:15pm
notes: Q&A led by PeiLin Chen of Diamond & Associates
Each will discuss their unique modular programs and successes with this chosen method of construction, particularly as an affordable and environmentally-friendly solution to land vacancy and community revitalization.
Tonight (Oct. 16) from 7:00-10:00 pm is opening night for A Clean Break: "An exhibition of modern prefab architecture and high-design, low-waste innovations for the urban environment."
The full exhibition runs from Oct. 17-30. Their description:
See our Oct. 1 post (linked below) for more details.
If you are considering a modular home and live near Boston, MA or Providence, RI:
what: The Modular Advantage - "Why Should I Build Modular?"
where: Model Home at 1 Bluff Road (off Rt. 6A), Sagamore, MA (near Cape Cod)
when: Thursday, October 16, 6:30-8:30pm
RSVP: 508-888-6244 or 508-888-4212 (limited seating)
A little more info on the company:
Interesting to note, they build only Westchester Modular Homes.
Their site offers additional information:
(Hat tip: Patriot Ledger, Quincy, MA)
Update: fixed the city in the title.