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Green portable industry taking off

Oregon builder gets first order for green modular classrooms

Gervais School District has ordered the first 20 green portable classrooms designed by Portland State University professors Margarette Leite and Sergio Palleroni and their students.

The modular classrooms are being constructed by Blazer Industries of Aumsville, Ore.

A demonstration model of the portable was displayed at the green Greenbuild conference in San Francisco.