Industry News

The construction world is ever-changing, with new technologies and digital developments happening all the time. In such a fast-paced industry, keeping up with news and announcements can be difficult. 

Here on the Offsite Hub, we are dedicated to keeping you updated with the most informative and topical stories in the construction industry but with a particular focus on modern methods of construction and offsite construction techniques. We select the most relevant stories for you to stay up to date with the world of light steel frame, volumetric modular technology, structural timber precast concrete hybrid solutions and MEP innovations. 

We update our news pages at least twice a week, please see below and these stories are from a range of sources and are focused articles and press releases on the most dynamic developments in the offsite industry including official pieces from our own Offsite Magazine and full coverage of the offsite awards winners, plus the latest in international offsite technology developments

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CSIC appoints Andy Outram as new chairperson

13th April 2021

Turner & Townsend director succeeds John Forster as CSIC enters new era Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) has announced the appointment of Andy...

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All set for take-off as Hemsec helps to grow the UK SIPs market

9th April 2021

One of the UK's largest – and the longest-standing – insulated panel manufacturers sets ambitious plans for growth with new team members. A former airline pilot is one of the newest team members focused...

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Premier Modular delivers £1.7m ward building at North Middlesex hospital after just 6 weeks on site – a ‘remarkable effort’

8th April 2021

Premier Modular, one of the UK's leading offsite construction specialists, has delivered a new, purpose-designed £1.7m ward building at North Middlesex University Hospital, reducing the programme to just six weeks...

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Timber frame construction the Norbord way

7th April 2021

Timber frame construction brings many benefits to the housebuilding industry, including quicker build times, quieter assembly, fewer deliveries to site, cost savings and a reduction...

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NBS & BBA Announce Strategic Partnership

31st March 2021

NBS the leading specification platform for the construction industry, has announced its partnership with the BBA in its latest move to provide best practice advice to NBS users. The collaboration marks the joining of two recognised industry...

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