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MBI members have access to a discounted business conduct course that covers primary misconduct issues like bribery, kickbacks, conflicts of interest, gift giving, fair dealing, and reporting ethical violations. This online course is about 50 minutes, has additional resources, and allows participants to ask questions. Participants are required to pass a short test. Transcripts are maintained at MBI. Upon launching the course, you will be billed $50. (One pre-identified primary contact at each MBI member company is free.) Full Details >>

Washington, D.C.
September 23-24, 2015

MBI, along with NIBS and AGC, is hosting the first-ever Offsite Construction Expo. In a recent survey conducted by NIBS' Offsite Construction Council, 93% of respondents in the architect, engineer, contractor, owner field indicated that they had implemented some form of offsite construction in the past twelve months, including: precast concrete, wall panels, MEP systems, bathroom pods, and permanent modular building construction. The Offsite Construction Expo is a brand new event & will feature exhibits from offsite construction contractors, traditional contractors that have integrated offsite methods, offsite factories, transportation companies, architects, engineers, BIM suppliers, material suppliers, and consultants of all types of offsite construction processes. Additionally, 8 case studies will be presented on the expo floor. Full Details >>

Aria Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, NV
October 5-7, 2015

DEFY GRAVITY: What Goes Up Doesn't Have To Come Down | At the 2015 Multifamily Executive Conference-the apartment industry's most valuable educational and networking conference-the sector's top thought leaders will share insight on how to build a business that maintains velocity, trajectory, and visibility heading toward a cloudy future. This event will take place at the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada from October 5-7, 2015. Full Details >>

Javits Center, New York City
March 7-8, 2016

New York Build is the leading construction expo to focus on New York. The expo will include a 2-day conference and 24 training workshops (CPE accredited) that attendees are welcome to attend, hear from 50+ industry expert speakers from government and the construction industry. The event will take place at the Javits Center, accommodating 200+ booths and 10,000 attendees showcasing the latest projects, developments, investment and opportunities around New York. The exhibition, conference and training workshops are free to register for online. Full Details >>

Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel San Diego
March 17-20, 2016

Mark your calendars now and join over 700 modular construction professionals and others at our 2016 annual convention and tradeshow. Network, exchange ideas, display products, discuss issues and receive well-deserved recognition. World of Modular is an open forum for anyone interested in offsite construction. Full Details >>


NEW book for modular building professionals: The Modular Building Institute (MBI) along with Clemson University developed Introduction to Commercial Modular Construction over two years with the goal of introducing the reader to an innovative and exciting construction method. This book discusses the modular building process compared to traditional site-built construction and is designed to help the reader understand terminology and concepts of modular building including client needs, design, fabrication, transportation, and installation. Full Details >>

Safety training is now available in the areas of:

• Chemical Hazard Communication • Confined Spaces • Electrical Safety Awareness • Fall Protection • Hearing Conservation: Protecting Yourself from Hearing Loss • Ladder Safety • Personal Protective Equipment: General Overview • Powered Industrial Truck Safety • Preventing Workplace Violence • Slip, Trip, and Fall Prevention • Upon launching the course, you will be billed $50. Full Details >>

Modular 101 provides an excellent overview of the industry basics. Full Details >>

Las Vegas, NV | Bellagio - Hotel & Casino

See pictures from this year's annual convention. World of Modular has provided professionals in the modular building industry a place to network, exchange ideas, learn from experts, discuss issues, display new products, and get well-deserved recognition. Full Details >>

Free Online Recordings

McGraw Hill Smart Market Report: Prefabrication and Modularization: Increasing Productivity in the Construction Industry; Integrating Modular & Site-Built Construction; and Rethinking Construction. Free podcasts open to the public. Full Details >>

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