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.
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.”
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.
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.
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.
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.
Apr 02, 2014
A story on the rapid growth of green construction highlights Project Frog's approach
Apr 02, 2014
Project Frog featured as new, innovative manufacturer
Apr 02, 2014
A feature on the new Project Frog building for El Sol Science and Arts Academy of Santa Ana
Jan 15, 2014
New designs for portable school buildings make improvements that are more than cosmetic.
Dec 17, 2013
How Project Frog is disrupting the long-stagnant construction industry.
Nov 14, 2013
Ann Hand '99 shakes up the construction trade with Project Frog.