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High Performance Manufactured Building Solutions 2015 Project Highlights
Modular Condominium – Dayton, OH
A 5-story high-end modular condominium experienced moisture problems resulting from a rain event prior to the 90 unit being completely dried in. Commercial dries and dehumidifiers were specified and an intensive drying effort minimized the damage to the building. Protocol was established for managing rainwater to prevent reoccurrence.
Modular Barracks – San Antonio, TX
A 300,000 SF multi-story Army Barracks unit in San Antonio was experiencing construction material performance problems. HPBS conducted a forensic investigation to determine that moisture from the crawlspace was migrating to the floor assemblies and contributing the problems.