Birmingham NEC will play host to UK Construction Week 2017, the largest gathering of the built environment community
Jason Ruddle of Elecosoft discusses why modern modular construction can deliver innovative designs while providing a turnkey solution for the sector
Andrew Carpenter, Chief Executive, Structural Timber Association explains why factory-built homes are becoming an increasingly attractive way of building
This edition of PBC Today includes many articles covering subject areas such as planning, housing, BIM, building control, health and safety and energy efficiency.
The NHBC has launched a new website that enables housebuilders to track developments in modern methods of construction
BRE is to host a conference in Watford tomorrow examining the role of offsite construction in the delivery of build-to-rent homes
MTX Contracts outlines the pros and cons of modular construction verses traditional building methods and how this can help the industry meet housing targets Adding more space to premises, be it a domestic property or another premises such as a clinic, school or college, comes at a price. It is expensive...
So long 2016 – you were certainly an interesting year. We witnessed Brexit, the Cameron and Osborne demise and the election of Trump, to name but a few highlights.
Neil Magner and Gavin Lowe, of FP McCann outline how precast modular construction has been used to regenerate Swansea University’s New Bay Campus
PBC Today’s Lisa Carnwell gains an insight into the man leading the charge for offsite construction, in an interview with new Buildoffsite Chair Andrew Dix
A £10m investment boost is to be given to the modular construction industry, as McAvoy Group announces plans to expand its services
Sources close to the government have revealed modular building could be top of the agenda to tackle the growing housing crisis The government and the mayor of London are looking into plans to use off-site construction methods to tackle the shortage of homes. According to a source close to the government,...
Richard Ogden, Chairman of the Buildoffsite organisation explains why offsite construction can bring huge benefits to the construction industry… I have worked in the construction industry for almost 50 years with many roles including client and supplier. In that time, I have picked up two abiding thoughts. Firstly – the...
You might think that offsite construction and modular buildings are something new... nonsense! We’ve been doing it in one way or another for a very long time.