Prefabricated Technical Buildings

For the past several years, SM Construction has offered a prefabrication service. Each of the subsidiaries contributes, according to its expertise, to the design, prefabrication and installation of modular buildings. All of Groupe SM Tardif’s knowledge is applied to achieve the best possible quality. We also offer the possibility of commissioning and Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT) before delivery.

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In addition to offering a niche service in Québec, the Prefabricated Technical Buildings Department particularly stands out for its innovative techniques. Thanks to 3D modelling, our completely customized designs make it possible to offer a turnkey service, avoiding interdisciplinary conflicts, while allowing a better vision of the finished product for the client.

Our Services

We will never back down from complex projects and any related challenges. We will be pleased to study your idea and make it a reality. Depending on the needs, the buildings offered can be combustible or incombustible. They can be built from a steel or wood structure or from a modified shipping container.

  • Varied modular buildings
    • Thermal power plants
    • Electrical rooms
    • Control buildings
    • Data centres
    • Commercial, industrial and business office structures
    • etc.
  • Modification of shipping containers
    • Pumping stations
    • Petroleum terminals
  • Turnkey projects

The Advantages of Prefabricated Technical Buildings

Saving time

  • Construction of the project at the same time as site preparation
  • The weather doesn’t prevent the progress of the work
  • Less vandalism and theft due to the short duration of the work on site
  • Faster commissioning

Less costly

  • Reduction of trips by your workforce
  • Reduction of machinery transport
  • The price of materials is decreased due to bulk purchasing
  • Little work on the project site
  • Reduction of overhead
  • Quick return on your investment
  • No delay due to the weather


  • Reduction of work at heights and hazardous activities
  • Reduction of the number of workers on the site
  • Reduction of the time spent by the workers on the construction site

Quality product

  • Controlled production environment
  • High-quality technical manufacturing
  • Repetitive processes and operations
  • Specialized and skilled labour
  • Use of high-quality materials that withstand shipping

Labour and efficiency

  • Highly organized operation
  • Increased supervision
  • Fewer time intervals
  • Stable team of workers

Sustainable development

  • Reduction of waste production
  • Less disturbance due to noise and dust on the delivery site
  • Efficient use of resources
  • Greenhouse gas reduction