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At MODUS, sustainability is a key consideration in every engineering project. We're committed to creating buildings and infrastructure that are environmentally responsible, energy-efficient, and cost-effective. Our approach to sustainable design is holistic and pragmatic, considering every aspect of a project from inception to completion. We work closely with our clients to understand their needs and objectives, and we use our expertise in engineering, architecture, and construction to develop innovative solutions that are both sustainable and practical....

As we progress further into 2023, we are delighted to announce that our projects are making substantial progress, and we are optimistic about the future. At MODUS, we firmly believe our commitment to sustainable design is more crucial than ever. As we celebrate our 60th year in business, we eagerly anticipate continuing our longstanding relationships and establishing new ones. At MODUS, we take our dedication to sustainable design very seriously. From in-house initiatives to building design,...

Happy Pi Day, everyone! Today, we celebrate one of the most fascinating mathematical constants in the universe. Pi, symbolized by the Greek letter π, represents the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter and has been a subject of fascination for mathematicians, scientists, and enthusiasts alike for centuries. Let's dive deeper into the world of Pi, explore its origins, significance, and incredible ways in which it impacts our lives. Origins of Pi: The ancient Egyptians and...

Four Questions with Chris Growing up in Jefferson, IA, how did your childhood influence your career decisions? I think there’s something special about growing up in a smaller, rural community, especially one like Jefferson where there’s an active group of community-minded leaders. That was paired with the experience of growing up as a child of small business owners. Those experiences instilled a desire to make an impact. My childhood experiences ended up being a primary reason I...

    The coming year marks the 60th anniversary of MODUS (formally Gilmor and Doyle LTD). Over this time, we’ve experienced an incredible amount of change (some of us even still remember slide rules and coffee-stained blueprints…) But as we reflect, we’re quick to realize that what’s truly important has stayed the same: our focus on staff and clients. Over six decades, our experiences with staff have run the gamut. The emotions have ranged from the joy of...