BROOKLYN, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SG Blocks, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGBX), a leading designer, fabricator and innovator of container-based structures, has been selected to design and construct new container-based office facilities for the U.S. Navy, representing an estimated revenue opportunity of $2.2 million in 2018. The office modules, will be prefabricated and delivered by the end of the year and the Navy will utilize the facilities at various locations in Portsmouth, Virginia both ashore and afloat.
“SG Blocks has a longstanding relationship with the U.S. Navy and we are delighted to extend our design and construction reach into office modules,” stated Paul Galvin, Chairman and CEO of SG Blocks. “Utilizing our container-based method of construction, we are able to quickly design, prefabricate and deliver projects. This saves money for the Navy and uses our sustainable, eco-friendly method of construction.”
Founded in 2007, SG Blocks utilizes code-engineered cargo shipping containers to construct and provide safe, durable and environmentally-friendly structures. It has an exclusive ESR number, which was granted by the International Code Council and ensures its ability to meet and exceed all international building codes. Clients have included Starbucks, Marriott, Taco Bell, Aman, Equinox and several branches of the U.S. military.
About SG Blocks, Inc.
SG Blocks, Inc. is a premier innovator in advancing and promoting the use of code-engineered cargo shipping containers for safe and sustainable construction. The firm offers a product that exceeds many standard building code requirements, and also supports developers, architects, builders and owners in achieving greener construction, faster execution, and stronger buildings of higher value. Each project starts with GreenSteel™, the structural core and shell of an SG Blocks building, and then customized to client specifications. For more information, visit www.sgblocks.com.
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