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Atascadero Block Shops: CRATE Modular Celebrates Grand Opening of ‘Block Shops’ in Downtown Atascadero

“CRATE is uniquely positioned to help tackle challenges that exist in the construction industry today,” said Rich Rozycki, CEO of CRATE Modular. “We pride ourselves on the ability to quickly turn over projects that impact people’s daily lives, and we’re ecstatic to be a part of a groundbreaking project that utilizes steel shipping containers like Block Shops.”
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Atascadero Block Shops

CRATE Modular, a leading manufacturer of modular buildings made from reused shipping containers, announced on Jul. 19 the grand opening of “Block Shops,” a 1,900-square-foot retail and restaurant complex made out of steel shipping containers in downtown Atascadero. CRATE partnered with Z Villages to develop the project.
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CRATE Modular & Block Shops Grand Opening

The new retail complex brings with it Ancient Owl Beer Garden and Bottle Shop, Negranti Creamery, and custom hat retailer Stellar + Sun Hat Co. Opened by two local brewers Marcin Andruszkiewicz and Laurence Duterte who have spent time working with BarrelHouse Brewing Co.
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Container-based supportive housing opens in Chinatown

The Hilda L. Solis Care First Village, located on a formerly empty site at 1060 N. Vignes Street, includes 232 beds for unhoused residents and on-site supportive services in a series of buildings ranging between one and three stories in height. The facility opened its door to residents in April, and reached full occupancy by May.
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Millionacres Spotlight: The Future of Modular with Rich Rozycki

Rich Rozycki is the CEO of Crate Modular and had a deep background in the modular / prefabrication construction industry at major corporations like Z Modular and Champion Commercial Structures. In this interview, he shares information about the future of modular construction and how it can help solve the affordable housing crisis.
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