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Modular Can Reduce Construction Risks
Considering PreFab
Posted on March 29, 2017
Wood construction has a myriad of benefits, but a very recent and very large construction site fire illustrates the dramatic risks of using wood as a site-built material. The project was large: five-story; 241-unit; and $51 million. ...

Prefab: Global Affordable Housing Solutions
Guest Speaker: James B. Guthrie, AIA
AIA San Diego Modular Architecture Group
March 25
Posted on March 18, 2014
The global need for affordable housing is massive and growing rapidly. India alone estimates that they currently have a housing shortage of over 18 million dwelling units, and that number continues to grow. China and  ...
AIA SD: Modular Roundtable
Open Discussion
AIA San Diego Modular Architecture Group
January 28
Posted on January 24, 2014
This will be an open discussion session covering all things prefab. All AIA members are welcome to join the conversation. ...
Modern Desert Prefab
Guest Speaker: R. Orne, Architect 
AIA San Diego Modular Architecture Group
Nov 26
Posted on Nov 18, 2013
With a dramatic 10 acre sweeping Borrego Springs desert site, a creative approach and a kit of prefab parts, Richard Orne, Architect designed and built his own modern desert home. An example of the best of Borrego Modern design, the house uses cutting edge systems