A pro-active approach to professional and personal development

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 >>
MBI Board of Directors Meeting

Chicago, IL
November 2-3, 2016

This meeting of the MBI Board of Directors will be held on Wednesday, November 2, 2pm-5pm and Thursday, November 3, 8am-11am at the InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile, 505 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL. 

George R. Brown Convention Center (Houston, Texas)
November 12-15, 2016

MBI will be in attendance with Texas members representing the industry in Booth #951. Register to attend at www.hcdexpo.com. Full Details >>

Metro Toronto Convention Center, Toronto, Canada
November 30-December 2, 2016

MBI is sponsoring a panel at the upcoming Construct Canada show in Toronto, Canada. Come join us at “Getting the Most Out of Off-Site Construction: Implementation Strategies” on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016 at 1 p.m. in Metro Toronto Convention Centre (Room 803A).  We will be in attendance with representatives from Canada in booth #605! Free registration here. https://www.microspec.com/reg/concan2016/index.htm?alert=promo  *The last day to receive free registration is November 17, 2016 11:59 PM EST. Any online or on-site registrations processed after November 17, 2016 11:59 PM EST will be charged $25. Full Details >>

JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort & Spa
March 17-20, 2017

Mark your calendars now and join over 700 modular construction professionals and others at our 2017 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 >>
Awards of Distinction Poster Reprint

Order Your AOD Posters

For each poster you order, you will receive an exact reprint of the original poster on display at World of Modular. Please allow two to four weeks for your order to be processed. Posters are rolled in a tube and shipped via US Postal Service First-Class Mail. If you prefer an alternate shipping method, please contact MBI. 

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 >>

San Diego, CA | Manchester Grand Hyatt

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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