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- Application and research of modular buildings
Application and research of modular buildings
Li, Guo-Qiang College of Civil Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, China.
Lu, Ye College of Civil Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, China.
Cao, Ke College of Civil Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, China.
- Advantages of modular buildings
- Applications of modular buildings
- Modular building research
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Modular buildings generally consist of multiple three-dimensional units (modules) that have been constructed and preassembled in a factory, with the trim work and the electrical, mechanical, and plumbing systems having been installed at the factory as well. These units are then shipped to the construction site for installation on permanent foundations.
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