MODULAR CONSTRUCTION – NYC Hurricane Sandy Recovery

Owner/Client:  NYC Department of Design & Construction
Location:  Staten Island and Queens, New York
Project Type:  Modular Construction, Disaster Rebuilding
Description: As a GC for the NYC Hurricane Sandy Build It Back Program, Urban Ecospaces is working to finalize the on-site construction of over a dozen modular home structures in Staten Island and Queens.  Construction services are performed after the modular home is placed on its foundation.Urban Ecospaces completed the very first home under the modular component of the Build It Back Program in a record seven day time-frame.  
  • Connecting the mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) between the boxes after the set
  • Stair installation (external / internal)
  • Roof penetrations
  • Enclosing of homes underbelly
  • Finish Carpentry
  • Painting
  • Site work, including flat work, landscaping and grading
  • Landscaping
  • Completion of the utility hook-ups
  • Final survey
  • Completions of all Program and NYC required inspections
  • Obtain the final Certificate of Occupancy
  • Perform key turnover to the homeowner