International News

This news room houses a collection of industry news articles and press releases from various different sources from around the world, click on the links below to read more:

Katerra Names Nick Milestone as Director of Mass Timber

31st March 2020

The former managing director of B&K Structures will focus on integrating mass timber production with Katerra's operations. Nick Milestone, a veteran of the European and United Kingdom mass timber markets and the current chairman of...

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New hospital in Denmark embraces offsite construction

26th March 2020

Latvian-based modular construction company, Forta PRO, has completed the MARS Satellite Radiology Clinic building using offsite construction Forta PRO has finished the MARS Satellite Radiology Clinic building in cooperation with MT...

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Six-storey modular hotel built in Copenhagen in seven days

11th February 2020

Latvian builder Forta Pro has completed an 88-room hotel in Copenhagen seven days after its component parts were shipped from Latvia. The six-storey Go Hotel, located close to Copenhagen airport, has a brick exterior and rooms ranging from...

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Offsite pioneer Katerra to close original component factory in Phoenix

5th December 2019

America's high-tech offsite construction pioneer Katerra is closing its original building-components factory in Phoenix, Arizona at the end of this year, with a loss of 200 jobs. The SoftBank-backed start-up said the 250,000-sq-ft...

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World’s tallest modular hotel goes up in New York, with help from Autodesk

26th November 2019

New York City construction company Skystone is erecting the world's tallest modular hotel using Autodesk software for project delivery. The AC Marriott New York on 6th Avenue will have 168 rooms over 26 storeys. ...

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