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Austin TX, February 27, 2020 – Stephen Shang, CEO and Co-Founder of Falcon Structures, is set to present for the fifth consecutive year at the 2020 World of Modular Convention and Tradeshow Attendees can participate in the session titled, “Safe Use of Modified Shipping Containers” on March 12th at 10:30 AM EST. During Shang’s breakout session at the industry’s largest modular construction event, he will discuss the rapidly growing market for shipping container construction and the emerging building codes that ensure container-based structures are safe.
The World of Modular event is hosted by the Modular Building Institute and runs from March 9-12 in Orlando, Florida at Rosen Shingle Creek. A collection of industry leaders will gather to discuss the modular construction industry, focusing on technology, trends, best practices, risk management, and other business insights. Attendees will walk away with an informed understanding of the future of modular building.
We’re excited to have Stephen speaking again this year. His sessions are always well attended, and they bring a lot of value for our attendees,” says Tom Hardiman, Executive Director of the Modular Building Institute.
As a pioneer of safe building with shipping containers, Shang has recently led Falcon Structures through several states’ modular manufacturer certifications and serves as a member of the MBI Board of Directors. His leadership has encouraged collaborative work within the building community to develop codes and guidelines that make sense for all stakeholders. His presentation will include updates on the shipping container construction market, insight on relevant codes established by the International Code Council (ICC), and examples of shipping container construction. He will discuss the promising future of shipping containers in the hopes that attendees will leave informed and able to begin their own shipping container projects.
About Falcon Structures
Founded in 2003, Falcon Structures repurposes steel shipping containers into safe and secure shipping container-based structures, and single unit living, working and storage spaces - including military training facilities, workforce housing units, jobsite offices, and more. Falcon’s growing client base includes major energy corporations, defense contractors, construction firms and the US Department of Defense.
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