A Champion Of Prefab Building Just Sold Off Its Prefab Business

A Champion Of Prefab Building Just Sold Off Its Prefab Business

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The developer Forest City Ratner has sold its prefab factory and intellectual property to the new startup Full Stack Modular.

The developer Forest City Ratner has sold its prefab factory and intellectual property to the new startup Full Stack Modular.

The 22-acre Pacific Park development—formerly known as Atlantic Yards—is one of the most controversial and architecturally ambitious projects taking place in downtown Brooklyn. The SHoP-designed 32-story modular skyscraper was the world's tallest when it was proposed, a grand experiment in prefabrication whose units were constructed inside a new factory at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Yet the project has been mired in lawsuits and fraught with construction delays.

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