17 Dec 2014
Modular In Plant Offices Safe Time and Space
In any business there are two things that are of the utmost importance: time and space. If you have both of these then you might experience some measure of success. Without them, however, you are going to have some serious problems. For example, you need space to do your work, and if your business exists within a warehouse, you might find that some of the administrative tasks are a bit more difficult. First of all you will have to deal with a considerable amount of noise, and that means distractions for both you and your administrative team. The obvious solution would be to relocate your office to a different building, but in doing so you would be setting a bad precedent by separating yourself from the rest of your work force. This would create a disconnect and even an atmosphere of distrust. Is that really what you want to do? If not, then it would be a good idea to consider modular in-plant offices and the benefits that they can bring.
The Benefits of Modular Office Buildings
What is a modular office exactly? How does it help you? The first thing you need to know is that modular office systems are almost entirely self contained. They do in fact rely on an external source of power, provided by you, but other than that, you would be surprised at how independent they are. Try to imagine, if you will, and entire office operating inside of your current structure without causing any sort of interference. Your multi-story inplant office(s) are almost akin to mobile homes, though they can be much smaller, or much larger if you find the need for it. That being said, what you really need to do, is make sure that you understand exactly what your building needs, why you need it, and even have a rough idea of where you are going to place it. The following are a few great examples of features you can expect from prefabricated in-plant office buildings, and you will quickly see why they are of the utmost importance for so many businesses.
Self-Contained: As we mentioned before, these offices are entirely self-contained, and by this we mean insulated, wired for electricity, and in most cases, even soundproofed. When you have a modular in plant office on your factory floor you will find that moving between the plant and your new office is nearly reminiscent of walking between two different environments.
Regulated Atmosphere: The insulation used and deployed within these modular inplant offices is second to none. The atmosphere within your warehouse could either be too hot or too cold for your tastes, and with that being the case, a bit of segregation is in order. Something to keep in mind is that while you might not enjoy the temperature in your warehouse, per se, you cannot always increase or decrease it. Heating costs can become rather unbearable, and some buildings are just not as efficient as they should be. Luckily modular office buildings are outstanding at maintaining their temperature no matter where you place them.
Place Anywhere: We have spent the bulk of this article touting how you can place your modular in-plant offices inside your existing office or warehouse, as well we should, but the truth is that you can put them virtually anywhere. There are many companies that tend to purchase them to use on a temporary basis, for example, placing them in parking lots for short term use. Outside of concert events or other outdoor venues is a great way to keep control of a situation whether it is providing security to the event or keeping track of admission passes. In addition to that, these modular buildings have also been used on a number of different construction sites, from heavy industrial to residential complexes. The possibilities are nearly endless, and you might even consider taking advantage of two story in-plant office(s).
Multiple Stories: If you are hurting for more space than usual, you will be glad to know that modular offices can also be used for two story in-plant office(s) or even three story in-plant office(s) if it should strike your fancy. Both of these options save space while adding more room to your operation. Rather than expanding outward, expand upward and save yourself some trouble!
These are three great benefits to using a modular office in your facility, or out. We custom build these modular offices to your specific tastes and needs, ensuring that it will not only be useful to you now, but also far into the future. If you find that you are wanting for space, then you should most definitely consider getting a few of these for your operation, and you might even consider combining your modular in plant offices with a mezzanine construction. The mezzanine will allow you to elevate your modular building and even use it to oversee certain aspects of your warehouse or business that you might not have been able to otherwise. There are many businesses that practice placing modular buildings atop mezzanines near manufacturing lines so that the product being created and distributed can be closely monitored before it is sent out to the real world. This, is just one of many great uses for modular offices.
Are you ready to start using modular offices in your operation? If so, it’s time to start considering the different uses and of course determine how many you want to employ. It won’t be long before you have the extra space and functionality that you have been craving in your business for so long.