Stelling Properties and OB Architecture complete innovative modular student housing project

Future of fire safety and building regulations in MMC structures

On 13 March, the Building Offsite Solutions (BOS) online seminar delved into the intricate world of fire safety and building regulations within Modern Methods of Construction (MMC) structures. Three esteemed speakers Dr Jennifer Charlson (Infrastructure Projects Authority), Samantha Fearnley (Vista Insurance Brokers) and Chris Miles (Fire Protection Association), shared invaluable…

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Unlocking the future of construction decision-making workshop

In our recent workshop titled "Unlocking the Future of Construction Decision-Making", industry experts and stakeholders gathered to delve into the complexities of offsite construction and Modern Methods of Construction (MMC). The session was marked by robust discussions and invaluable insights that shed light on the challenges and opportunities in this…

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Unveiling innovation: GS9000 at Bridges 2024

BOS member, Screening Eagle Technologies recently participated at Bridges 2024, a premier event for the industry, focusing on sustainability and resilience of infrastructure. The star of the show was undoubtedly the GS9000 multichannel subsurface mapping GPR for bridge deck scanning. The capabilities of this system is unlike anything that has…

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Innovative partnership unveils future of low-carbon architectural precast products

Earlier this month, C-Probe and its strategic partner for BeNeLux & Germany (Binders for Concrete, B4C) undertook successful trials with Scholz and Convez to assess the capacity for C-Probe’s LoCem® geopolymer concrete and mortars to assimilate coloring pigments and structural polypropylene fibres into these mixes. Taking advantage of LoCem® properties…

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Unlocking the Future of Fire Safety and Building Regulations in MMC Structures: A Post-Webinar Reflection

  On March 13th, the Building Offsite Solutions (BOS) online seminar delved into the intricate world of fire safety and building regulations within Modern Methods of Construction (MMC) structures. Three esteemed speakers Dr Jennifer Charlson [Infrastructure Projects Authority], Samantha Fearnley [Vista Insurance Brokers]  and  Chris Miles [Fire Protection Association], shared…

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New member: Incredible Husk International

The community is delighted to announce the newest member: Incredible Husk International! With a rich history dating back to the 70s, Incredible Husk brings a legacy of innovation and sustainability to the global network. Where They Began: Incredible Husk's journey began with a visionary inventor witnessing the environmental devastation caused…

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Ensuring quality, longevity and sustainability of infrastructure

BOS Member, Screening Eagle Technologies recently announced the release of several exciting new solutions to protect the built environment including the revolutionary multichannel GPR system, GS9000. Before any project commences and to maintain existing infrastructure, it is crucial to survey the subsurface on-site to identify any issues defects or hidden…

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New Offsite Construction Week Unveiled – Press Release

Offering unrivalled access to leading industry pioneers, demonstrators, dynamic factory tours, thought provoking roundtable discussions and CPD accredited masterclasses – a collective of industry bodies are collaborating to deliver Offsite Construction Week. Taking place from 16-20 September 2024, Offsite Construction Week will revolve around three major industry events – Offsite…

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Unveiling the evolution of BOS: A journey through innovation

In the ever-evolving landscape of the construction industry, innovation stands as the cornerstone of progress. Among the myriad of initiatives that have shaped this domain, the history of BUILDOFFSITE (BOS) emerges as a testament to ingenuity, collaboration, and forward-thinking.  The journey of BOS traces back to 1997 when the Department…

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BOS announce new collaboration – Press release

We are thrilled to announce our partnership with Offsite Expo for this year's event. As we celebrate our 20th anniversary, BOS remains the foremost authority in the realm of offsite construction, serving as the trusted voice of the industry. With members spanning the UK, Europe, Asia, and North America, our…

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Elevating Construction Standards with BOPAS: Transforming the Landscape of Modern Methods of Construction (MMC)

The BUILDOFFSITE Property Assurance Scheme (BOPAS) offers significant support for both public and private sectors, offering a robust framework that revolutionises the landscape of Modern Methods of Construction (MMC). Let's delve into the transformative benefits that make BOPAS a cornerstone in shaping the future of construction.  Risk Reduction: BOPAS establishes…

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Navigating the waters of change

Navigating the Waters of Change: A Pivotal Exploration into Sustainable Housing Developments Fareita Udoh, Project Manager, BUILDOFFSITE In a groundbreaking collaboration between Future Water, CIRIA, and BUILDOFFSITE, the Networks November event held in Kings Cross on November 6th embarked on a transformative exploration into the intricate relationship between developers, water…

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Research project: Managing Intellectual Property

This project will be delivered in conjunction with Beale & Co, specialist construction lawyers, to provide guidance on how to manage intellectual property (IP) for offsite and MMC. There will be workshops for Buildoffsite members to contribute their learning and views. Two are being planned for November, one for designers…

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Research project: Performance Specifications

This will develop guidance for the use of performance specifications for construction projects, primarily to help ensure that offsite and other MMC options are included in the potential solutions for delivering projects. The launch meeting of the Project’s Advisory Group was held on the 12th of October. The group includes…

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