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



Futurebuild partners with experts for offsite showcase

30th November 2021

Following the last highly successful collaboration, sustainable built environment event Futurebuild has once again enlisted the support of offsite construction experts from Cogent Consulting and Explore Offsite. The companies will collaborate to...

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Benefits of OTL birch plywood wet room formers

30th November 2021

Using responsibly sourced, FSC certified, birch plywood to manufacturer high quality wet room formers has several benefits. Strong and Stable The cross-banded layers of the 24mm birch...

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Construction Membranes Deliver Hidden Protection & Thermal Efficiency Benefits

29th November 2021

A combination of wall construction membranes from Glidevale Protect has been installed across two social housing developments, designed and built by modular construction specialists Connect Modular, part of The Wee House Group. ...

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RML Expands Timber Frame Capacity with Acquisition

24th November 2021

Robinson Manufacturing (RML) is delighted to have completed the acquisition of the fixtures and assets of Castleoak Timber Frame, after the business appointed administrators recently. The new facilities, in Ebbw Vale, provide RML with...

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UK Version of The Little Green Book of Concrete now Published

23rd November 2021

The UK Version of the 2021 The Little Green Book of Concrete was officially launched during Precast Week and is now available for download. This year’s edition is part of a European precast sector collaboration, headed by BIBM,...

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