Offsite Hub Blog

Welcome to the Offsite Hub Blog page where you will find exclusive industry content from offsite construction sector:

Less build, build, build - More deliver, deliver, deliver

22/10/20

The time has come to commit to a more sustainable, scalable, sensible solution for construction in the UK… Prime minister Boris Johnson has promised to ‘build, build, build’ – with a £5bn...

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Eliminating Inefficiency

15/10/20

Ron Lang, Impact Director for Value at the Construction Innovation Hub, illustrates why value-based decision-making will accelerate the shift towards adopting an offsite methodology.  Whether you...

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Keep carbon clever

8/10/20

Wood for Good has played a huge role in promoting timber to the wider built environment for many years now. Campaign Manager, Sarah Virgo spoke to us about the plans ahead including the new Wood CO2ts less campaign. ...

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Using Concrete for Life

1/10/20

This week on the Offsite Hub Blog, Jenny Burridge, Head of Structural Engineering, The Concrete Centre talks us through the use of long-lasting precast concrete as a prefect offsite construction for tall buildings design. ...

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Meeting Aesthetic, Energy Efficiency and Environmental Expectations

24/9/20

With huge technical developments in cladding solutions over recent years and with architects demanding a more aesthetic approach to the building envelope, Heath Hindmarch Chairman of PSP Architectural, discusses the balance that...

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Transitioning to Offsite Building Materials

17/9/20

With the live events industry buckling under the strain of COVID-19, a modular, factory-finished terrace product could help the sector bring reprofiling and renovation projects to a cost-effective conclusion, says David Glover, CEO,...

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Decarbonising Construction

10/9/20 1 comment

As global leaders grapple with issues surrounding climate change, the world is gradually coming together to develop strategies to help alleviate the impact of global warming. Here, Andy Goodwin, Managing Director of B&K...

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Later Living Housing Design: Learning from COVID-19

3/9/20

This week on the Offsite Hub Blog, Stuart Carr, Director with architects Inglis & Carr, discusses the potential long-term changes to the way housing is designed and delivered as an outcome of the COVID-19 pandemic. ...

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A Sector in Constant Motion

27/8/20

The British Institute of Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom Installation (BiKBBI) is a government sanctioned, not-for-profit organisation, dedicated to improving standards within the industry. Chief Executive Damian Walters spoke to...

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Post COVID-19: insolvency and survival

20/8/20

In the wake of the pandemic and enforced shutdown of the entire construction industry, what can offsite suppliers do to avoid becoming insolvent or falling victim to an insolvency elsewhere in the supply chain? Michael Gerard of...

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