Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Offsite Construction of New Homes Framework

LHC’s framework for Offsite Construction of New Homes (NH2) is for the delivery of: housing, apartments, multi-occupancy buildings including care homes, sheltered accommodation and student accommodation.

This framework is split into four workstreams with options to provide services under each workstream. All workstreams operate independently of one another.

The Services And Works Offered through NH2 Workstreams

This framework is split into four workstreams with options to provide services under each workstream. All workstreams operate independently of one another.

Workstream 1 – MMC Category 1

Volumetric building systems are factory produced three-dimensional units that are transported to site for fixing together.

Workstream 2 – MMC Category 2

Panelised building systems are factory produced flat panel units that are transported to site for assembly.

Workstream 3 – MMC Category 1/2

Highrise systems – enhanced

Workstream 4 – MMC Category 1/2

Turnkey delivery of offsite systems.

OJEU Compliant Frameworks For Offsite Construction

Fully OJEU compliant, it provides local authorities, housing associations and other social landlords with easy access to offsite manufactured volumetric, panelised, highrise and turnkey building systems for the use in new home build projects.

The framework includes the option of a turnkey solution including design, manufacture, supply, installation and construction services. Alternatively, a supply and erection service is available. Suppliers on the framework have developed standard house types which help clients avoid design issues and save time and money, as the houses already comply with Building Regulations, the Housing Quality Index (HQI) and funding authority requirements.

Procurement Guide on Offsite Construction of New Homes (NH2)