Who We Are

SMM is more than just a Modular Building Sales and Leasing Company.  SMM is a small business that is comprised of experienced entrepreneurs and employees who are devoted to improving the modular industry by assisting customers with understanding how modular construction can be a valuable alternative to conventional construction or how modular buildings can be the best solution when Interim Swing Space is needed while renovations are proceeding or how modular buildings can rescue a community when a disaster strikes.


SMM’s Executives are experienced entrepreneurs with a great deal of experience in the Modular Construction and Leasing Industry:

  • CEO, Nick Mackie has 27 years of experience in the Modular Industry.  This experience includes: Sales and Leasing Branch Management, Operations and Site Built Construction.
  • Executive Vice President, Brian Schaefer has 15 years of experience in the Modular Industry.  This experience includes: Sales and Lease Management, Estimating, and Project Management.

SMM’s Employees have a great deal of modular industry experience:

  • Sales Personnel have more than 37 years of experience selling and leasing modular buildings
  • Project Managers each have an average of 20 years of experience
  • Superintendents each have an average of 15 years of experience
  • Administrative personnel each have an average of 10+ years of related experienced

Willing to Help

SMM extends their efforts to go the extra mile and lends a helping hand by:

  • Providing customers with advice relating to facility planning
  • Helping Architects, Contracting Officers, and Technical Departments with preparation of bid and/or proposal requests
  • Making objective recommendations relating to customer facility requirements
  • Assisting customers with finding financing solutions

Well Respected by Customers

SMM has completed a number of successful projects for very discerning customers like:

  • US Army Corps of Engineers
  • Veterans Administration
  • US Department of Interior
  • US Navy

SMM has received also Excellent and Above Average CPARS ratings on several projects.

“Exceptional” GSA Contractor

SMM was recently audited by GSA and received an “Exceptional” Contractor Assessment rating (GSA Contract Number: GS-07F-0338V). SMM’s GSA Contract includes:

  • Sales and Leasing of Stock and Custom Modular Buildings
  • Installation of Modular Buildings
  • Site Work relating to installation of Modular Buildings
  • Electrical, Plumbing and Mechanical Work relating to the installation of Modular Buildings


Supports Modular and Construction Industry:

  • SMM has been a member of the Modular Industry’s only recognized trade association, since SMM’s inception.
  • SMM has been a member of ASHE (American Society for Healthcare Engineering) since 2011.

Supports the Local Community:

  • SMM assisted Joplin Schools after a devastating Tornado destroyed several schools during the summer of 2011.  SMM was able to design, manufacture, deliver and install an entire elementary school in just 30 days.  This allowed the Joplin Schools to open on time. See Joplin Video on our Home Page.
  • SMM assisted FEMA and Shaw College in Raleigh, NC by providing a modular classroom building in just a few days after their facilities were destroyed by a series of Tornadoes during the summer of 2011.

Supports the Environment:

  • SMM emphasizes “Greener”, more Sustainable energy efficient projects by specifying and utilizing energy efficient materials in its modular buildings.
  • Modular construction in inherently “greener” approach to construction.