NSW Government opens procurement list for modern methods of construction

Register to participate in the NSW Government methods of construction programme
As part of its $224 million Essential Housing Package for the 2023-2024 financial year, the NSW Government has opened an offsite procurement list as part of its $10 million modern methods of construction (MMC) development programme. The list for the... READ MORE

Fusco Constructions expands modular construction capabilities at Tonsley

South Australia’s Tonsley Innovation District is set to host Fusco Constructions' new 4,000m2 modular construction facility.
Fusco Constructions, situated in Belair, South Australia, is expanding its modular construction capabilities with a new 4,000m2 undercover manufacturing facility at Tonsley Innovation District, South Australia. The new facility will enhance the company's modular construction operations and consolidate Fusco’s operations... READ MORE

Master Builders Victoria hosts industry breakfast on modern methods of construction

Victorian Government commits to support modern methods of construction and build 800,000 homes: hear Jeroen Weimar, Department of Premier and Cabinet's Deputy Secretary Housing Statement Implementation deliver their message at Master Builders Victoria breakfast event.
MBV May Industry Breakfast – Innovation through modern methods of constructionWhen: May 30, From 7:00 am to 9:30 amWhere: Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) EAST MELBOURNEDirections: Olympic Room – Melbourne Cricket Ground Brunton Ave, Richmond VIC 3002Members : $95.00Non-Members :$175.00 Master... READ MORE

InQuik: An Australian success story in modular bridge construction

Unique modular bridge construction by Australia’s InQuik is finding a new audience in the U.S.
InQuik, an Australian company, has developed a unique method for building modular bridges that is gaining traction in the United States. The InQuik system consists of prefabricated formwork trays with reinforcing steel, placed on-site and filled with concrete to create... READ MORE

Broad Group’s modular skyscraper aspirations reach 220 storeys, world’s tallest building planned

Zhang Yue, Broad Group’s chairperson, aims to transform construction with modular techniques for the world's tallest building.
Zhang Yue, Chairman of Broad Group. Zhang Yue, Chairman of China-based Broad Group, claims to have sparked a construction revolution. Known for constructing a 57-storey tower in just 19 days, Zhang’s next goal is even more ambitious: building the world's... READ MORE

Aspire Design and Construct wins contract for NT modular hospital expansion

Contract for NT modular hospital ward worth $18.2 million awarded to Aspire Design and Construct.
The Northern Territory Government is boosting capacity at Royal Darwin Hospital with the construction tender awarded for a new 32-bed modular hospital ward. (main pic: Royal Darwin Hospital set to benefit with the addition of a new modular ward.) Local Territory... READ MORE

NSW invests $45.3 million in modular housing for healthcare workers

Modular housing to help attract and retain staff at NSW regional hospitals.
Communities across regional NSW are set to benefit from a significant NSW Government investment totalling $45.3 million aimed at providing modern, sustainable, modular-constructed accommodation for healthcare workers. The initiative will see modular-constructed facilities rolled out in towns including Broken Hill,... READ MORE

Queensland Government delivers on modular homes

Modular homes key to Queensland Government’s agenda for affordable housing.
As part of the Queensland Government's Homes for Queenslanders initiative, new modular homes are being delivered across Queensland, including recent developments in Hughenden and Cunnamulla. This program aims to address the affordable housing crisis by adding 53,500 social homes across... READ MORE

OffsiteNZ hosts COLAB24: Exploring Offsite Innovation in Construction

COLAB24 will spotlight offsite manufacturing innovations, focusing on more efficient, sustainable building methods.
When: 19-20, June 2024Where: Aotea Centre, Auckland. The construction industry is set to convene at Auckland's Aotea Centre for the upcoming COLAB24: Offsite Innovation in Construction Conference, scheduled for 19-20 June 2024. The event promises to showcase the latest in... READ MORE

Shaping the future of modular construction with insights from Tobias Schaefer of ARDEX

With deep insights into modular manufacturing, ARDEX‘s Tobias Schaefer‘s aims to improve efficiencies through innovative materials.
In the rapidly evolving construction industry landscape, the shift toward modern methods of construction (MMC), including modular construction and prefabrication, is gaining international momentum. This shift is driven by the need for efficiency, sustainability, and quality. At the forefront of... READ MORE

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