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TIMBER SOLAR CARPORT SOLUTION ...

A NEW MODULAR SOLAR CAR SHADE SYSTEM CONSTRUCTED USING PREFABRICATED…
"The Solaris solar carport shade system from EnviroPark is Australia's first commercially available, timber based modular solar shade support structure that suits architects, builders and developers wishing to provide a... READ MORE

HSB CAD’S FLEXIBLE PLATF...

COLLABORATIVE BUILDING SOFTWARE PLATFORM HSB CAD IS BEING SUCCESSFULLY DEPLOYED…
HSB CAD Technical Sales Manager Frank Davern told Built Offsite the company’s suite of solutions was ideally suited to DFMA's key function of applying manufacturing methodologies to construction projects. "HSB CAD has... READ MORE

PREFABAUS 2019 CONFERENCE SNAP...

THIS YEAR’S PREFABAUS CONFERENCE FEATURED A BROAD ARRAY OF SPEAKERS…
With a spectrum of presentations and ideas in play, if there was a unifying theme for the prefabAUS 2019 Conference from 10- 11 September 2019 at the International Convention Centre... READ MORE

FACE TO FACE WITH THE UK’...

HAVING CARVED A NICHE AS AN INNOVATOR IN ENGINEERED TIMBER,…
As this issue of Built Offsite went to press, a London practice that punches well above its weight had just secured the go-ahead for a project that embodies the conjunction... READ MORE

US: AMAZON BACKED ‘TOOLK...

AMAZON-BACKED MODULAR HOUSING COMPANY PLANT PREFAB AND ARCHITECTURE FIRM BROOKS…
The Nest LivingHome toolkit is designed to give cities and non-profit developers a suite of designs that save money and can be delivered more quickly than traditional construction. By offering... READ MORE

AI ENHANCES ACCURACY AT KATERR...

US TECH CONSTRUCTION START-UP KATERRA IS CONTINUING ITS DISRUPTION OF…
The new factory, which opened in Spokane Valley, (Washington State) in September, is the largest such facility in North America. It is highly automated and utilises artificial intelligence for many... READ MORE

IKEA HOUSING EXPANDS IN UK

SWEDISH MODULAR HOUSING BRAND BOKLOK HAS UNVEILED PLANS TO EXPAND…
Boklok, which is jointly owned by Ikea and construction company Skanska, recently unveiled plans to develop 200 homes on the southern outskirts of Bristol in the UK. The Bristol scheme... READ MORE

INVESTMENT BACKING FOR UK PREF...

UK MODULAR HOUSE BUILDER PROJECT ETOPIA HAS RECEIVED A SIGNIFICANT…
The company has received a GBP19 million investment from Reuben Brothers, which specialises in private equity, real estate investment and development, and debt financing. The investment will enable Project Etopia... READ MORE

MBAV FORUM ON CLIMATE CHANGE +...

MODULAR BUILDING FORMED PART OF A RECENT PRESENTATION ON CLIMATE-CONSCIOUS…
The presentation, by Sir Professor Andy van den Dobbelsteen, PhD MSc TU Delft (Delft University of Technology), AMS Institute, NL Greenlabel, Dutch Green Building Council, was delivered at The Master... READ MORE

UTS COURSE TRANSITIONS CONSTRU...

A NEW PROGRAM FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY SYDNEY (UTS)…
The 'Construction as Production' program, first rolled out by UTS in late October, is one of the first of its kind in Australia, and is designed as a professional development... READ MORE
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