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



Premier Modular wins place on £330M public sector building framework

8th June 2021

Premier Modular, one of the UK's leading offsite construction specialists, has been awarded a place on the new £330m LHC Modular Buildings Framework. Premier's appointment to the framework covers the design, supply...

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First modules arrive at Scotland’s largest affordable modular housing development in South Ayrshire.

3rd June 2021

The first four homes have been delivered to the country’s largest affordable modular housing development. The important milestone was reached this week as the first 10 modules arrived on site at Kilmarnock Road, Dundonald, and were...

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MMC and Structural Defects Warranties in technicolour

1st June 2021

Modular construction is very much part of our next generation housing stock. To promote its take-up it needs support structures, very similar to the technology that assists with the new ways in which we are working today. One of these key...

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BSW Timber Ltd, the UK’s largest integrated forestry and sawmilling group, has acquired Bayram Timber Ltd.

28th May 2021

Established over 20 years ago, Bayram is a market leading timber processor and manufacturer, and a key supplier into the UK caravan, leisure home and garden sectors. Operating from a 17 acre site in Melton, East Yorkshire, the business has...

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The perfect partner for modular bathroom pod projects

20th May 2021

Bathroom manufacturer and designer, Geberit, worked with OEP Building Services to deliver bathroom pods for a 27-storey mixed use development in Brent, London. Regeneration suburb The suburb of Alperton was...

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