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 page at least twice a week. Our 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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Council to deliver modular homes on rooftops

16th October 2019

A London council has agreed a programme to deliver modular housing on rooftops in the borough Southwark Council's cabinet resolved on Tuesday to build upward extensions on existing blocks, with residents of the top floors to remain in...

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B&K Structures Celebrate Award Success

15th October 2019

On the back of winning the Timber Trade Journal (TTJ) Award for the Commercial Use of Timber in Construction for the acclaimed Spinningfields Pavilion, the team at B&K Structures are celebrating once again having picked up another two...

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New Steel Association is Attending Modular Conference

15th October 2019

The Light Steel Frame Association will be attending Modular Matters this October to highlight the importance of steel frame technology in the modular sector as it continues to grow. Taking place at the National Conference Centre (NCC),...

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Adapting software to drive DfMA

15th October 2019

Software developer CADS' new precast Revit plug-in is bringing huge efficiency savings to offsite manufacturing. Will Mann explains. The push towards offsite manufacturing is driving increasing digital innovation, with time-saving software...

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Making A Steel Mark In Millbay

14th October 2019

voestalpine Metsec’s pre-panelised light-gauge steel framing system, Metframe brought a new dimension to a vibrant waterfront development in Plymouth and delivered a huge range of building and performance benefits. The £215million...

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