(Also called Ceiling Void Module) Integrated ductwork with pipe work and cable management support trays into a multi-services module mounted in the ceiling or under the floor. Usually constructed as an open frame structure, which reduces the overall weight of each section.
Horizontal distribution has been in use for many years, but more recently mechanical ducting or pipework systems/modules are usually combined with electrical service distribution. Often “supply and fit,” these systems are fully manufactured offsite in factory conditions. While the pipework or ducting can be tested in the factory the system once connected must be system-tested and commissioned onsite. Modules should be constructed to give ease of access in the long term. Examples have shown that two operatives can install over 90m of pipework and over 45m of cabling support in one day.
Welcome to the Offsite Hub Podcast where we discuss the latest trends and advances in offsite construction technology.
For the latest exclusive offsite information and discussions straight from the leaders of the industry MORE >
Welcome to the Offsite Hub Blog page where you will find exclusive industry content from the pioneers of offsite construction.
OFFSITE EXPO will play host to leading offsite manufacturers and component suppliers over two days showcasing a broad spectrum of panelised, volumetric modular solutions, pod and prefabricated MEP solutions, as well as the latest in Digital and BIM technology.
The visitor registration form is NOW LIVE. To register your FOC place, visit: