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:

Prefab builder Katerra picked for tech office block in India

26th November 2019

Silicon Valley-headquartered prefab builder Katerra has been selected by a developer in Bengaluru (Bangalore), India to design and manufacture a 10-storey office block in the city. Vaishnavi Tech Square, commissioned by developer...

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European consortium forms to “take multi-storey timber mainstream”

18th October 2019

Armed with €10m in EU funding, a consortium of 21 European companies and organisations has formed to try and make timber the material of choice for multi-storey buildings instead of steel and concrete. Their aim over the next four...

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Lessons in Collaboration

12th October 2019

In our continuing exploration of offsite manufacture from around the world we take a look at the construction of an innovative learning centre at Caulfield Grammar School in Melbourne. Roy Hoult AM, a respected member of the local...

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Modular Marvels

11th October 2019

Earlier this year Singapore's Clement Canopy assumed the position of the world's tallest modular building. Built by Dragages Singapore and designed by ADDP Architects, the residential towers surpassed the 135-metre tower at George Street,...

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Katerra opens new factory, boosts leadership team

10th October 2019

Silicon Valley-headquartered, high-tech prefabricated builder Katerra has opened its new factory in Spokane Valley, Washington, which it claims will be one of the biggest producers of cross-laminated timber (CLT) products in the US. A...

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