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Component

A term used loosely for items that are manufactured offsite and then assembled together with other components. If this is completed offsite then the product is defined on a whole. If this is carried out onsite then it falls into Category 1. Careful design of components and their interfaces is crucial for effective manufacture and assembly.

Systems: CLT, Glulam, Hybrid, LSF, Pods, Precast Concrete, SIPS, Timber Frame, Volumetric Modular