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Factory-Built: Prefabricated and Modular Strategies from Real Estate Developments in the Washington D.C. Area

Building real estate projects with prefabricated and modular components have long promised to deliver buildings faster and more efficiently. Are market conditions and technology advances finally right for more wide-spread use of these strategies? Join a Zoom webinar with companies at the forefront of prefabricated and modular design, development, and construction in the Washington. D.C. area.

Date and Time: September 9 from 10 to 11:15 a.m. (1 hour and 15 minutes)

Location: Zoom Webinar

Speakers: Projects to be presented include:

citizenM (first modular hotel in Washington D.C.), presented by Jennifer Macks of Gilbane Building Company

Petworth Share (modular apartment project in Washington D.C.) presented by Megan Mitchell of Eric Colbert and Associates (architect); and

Annandale Millwork projects (prefabricated residential components manufacturer) presented by Gene Frogale, President of Annandale Millwork

Learning Objectives:

1.      Attendees will learn about the applications of prefabricated and modular constructions to current hotel, multifamily, and single-family projects.

2.      Attendees will learn about the cost-benefit thinking behind prefabricated and modular applications to real estate developments.

3.      Attendees will learn about the challenges and issues to consider when using prefabricated and modular construction strategies such as design considerations, supply chain, installation capacity, inspections, and others.

4.       Attendees will learn about new trends and future applications for prefabrication and modular construction for the real estate development industry.

Venue:Zoom Webinar (faculty/students:email for a free ticket)
Starting:September 9th 2020 at 10:00 am
Ending:September 9th 2020 at 11:15 am
Contact Person:Eric Maribojoc
Contact Email:rmariboj@gmu.edu
Contact Phone:703-927-6712