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Piece By Piece: 14 Offsite Construction Companies Transforming the Building Industry

Aug 09, 2017

Offsite construction is not a new concept — but it is one that has seen a resurgence in recent years. From Marriott opening its first modular hotel, to tech giants like Alphabetinvesting in modular housing, to Japanese retailer Muji launching prefab micro-homes, offsite construction methods are gaining traction. And as they realize benefits such as decreased costs, enhanced efficiency, and greater worker safety, participants across the construction value chain are increasingly pushing the space forward.

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5 trends shaping the future of the construction industry

Jul 25, 2017

Drew Buechley, CEO of San Francisco–based Project Frog, which makes prefabricated building components, agrees. “We’ve had situations where we’ve won projects because there weren’t enough framers available in the region and our platform takes 80% of the framing out,” he said. “There’s been a 25-year productivity vacuum in construction, with rising expenses and very little innovation, but manufacturing robotics and technology has been increasing productivity in leaps and bounds. We hope to sprinkle some of that efficiency into the construction environment.”

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New Tech, Aggressive Expansion: Project Frog Poised for Growth

Apr 11, 2017

Project Frog, a leading component building company, has unveiled a new platform for the design and delivery of its award-winning buildings. The company, known as an innovator in the design and delivery of prefabricated buildings, made the announcement after closing a strategic injection of growth capital intended to accelerate regional expansion of the Frog V Building Platform and intensify the development of Project Frog’s cloud-based configuration engine hosted at www.myprojectfrog.com.

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For Release: New PCs for 2,3, and 4 classroom buildings

Dec 12, 2016

Following the successful passage of Proposition 51, Project Frog announced today ground breaking construction solutions that will enable school districts to overcome the daunting task of providing new facilities within tight schedules and budgets. 

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New Classrooms Open at Two Fremont Schools

Oct 22, 2015

Ribbon cuttings last week at two Fremont Unified School District campuses celebrated the completion of new energy-efficient classroom buildings funded by $650-million Measure E.

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University of Hawaii Taps Project Frog for NZE Classrooms

Oct 21, 2015

On June 15, 2015 contractors broke ground for the installation of two 1,500 square foot, net zero energy classrooms. These classrooms will be energy neutral, that is they will generate at least as much energy as they will use.

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Why Going Green Means Big Business in the Construction Industry

Apr 02, 2014

A story on the rapid growth of green construction highlights Project Frog's approach

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Why Obama is Pushing High-Tech Manufacturing

Apr 02, 2014

Project Frog featured as new, innovative manufacturer

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Santa Ana dual-imersion charter school gets some breathing room

Apr 02, 2014

A feature on the new Project Frog building for El Sol Science and Arts Academy of Santa Ana

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Modular Classroom Makeover

Jan 15, 2014

New designs for portable school buildings make improvements that are more than cosmetic.

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Project Frog Rethinks Construction With Smart Component Buildings

Dec 17, 2013

How Project Frog is disrupting the long-stagnant construction industry.

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Some Assembly Required

Nov 14, 2013

Ann Hand '99 shakes up the construction trade with Project Frog.

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