Opportunities to impact legislation and governance

Opportunities to impact legislation and governance

"The construction industry is vital to solving some of the pressing problems facing the UK, such as a lack of affordable housing and replacing ageing infrastructure. Whilst off-site manufacturing is not a new idea, the level of technology now available means it is much more viable as a modern method…

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Bryden Wood awarded Queen’s Award for Enterprise

We are thrilled to announce that Buildoffsite member Bryden Wood has been awarded a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of ‘Innovation’. The award recognises two key innovations: - Using new data driven tools and techniques to maximise the impact of any investment (a process we call ‘Chip Thinking®’)…

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BRE Event: Raising The Bar For Offsite Housing

Raising the bar for offsite construction – a free workshop BRE, Watford 9:30am 12.45pm, Thursday 26th April Join BRE, Buildoffsite and a range of key speakers for a discussion about the quality and performance of offsite housing and the contribution it can make to resolving the UK housing crisis. The…

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Call for Papers by Institute of Civil Engineering (ICE)

The Institute of Civil Engineering's publication Civil Engineering is planning a special issue for November 2019 on projects and innovation in offsite and smart construction and have put out a call for Papers. Aspects of particular interest include but are not limited to, Benefits and risks of offsite construction Planning and procurement Digital…

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Linking Innovation To Societal Needs (LITSoN) Project Survey

The Linking Innovation To Societal Needs (LITSoN) project is producing a database of innovation relevant to the UK water sector. It will accelerate uptake of new solutions by water companies through improved collaboration and by identifying multi-regional opportunities for the supply chain. Water companies representing over 80% of the market undertook…

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Keeping in touch under new data privacy law

On the 25th May 2018, one of the biggest changes to UK data privacy law comes into effect. What does this mean for you staying in touch with BUILDOFFSITE? In coming weeks, we will be writing to all our contacts including BUILDOFFSITE members, collaborators and customers outlining how we will…

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Vision Modular on the News

Buildoffsite members Vision Modular talking to ITV about modular construction on ITV News Take a look inside their modular factory in Bedford, where they will work on the tallest building that will actually be in Croydon and at the 95% completed offsite apartments. The Vision Modular Systems’ manufacturing process is…

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Exciting New Research into the Benefits of Offsite Construction

Buildoffsite and Ciria launch new research. At present there is no industry standard methodology for assessing the benefits of off-site techniques against traditional construction practices. Most assessments are made through the client’s tender process on a case by case basis. This may not provide for an easy comparison between approaches…

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Yorkshire Water: DfMA Engineering Opportunities

Yorkshire Water are currently recruiting 2 x Design Development Engineers (DfMA) to work within their Standard Products and Solutions Team based in Leeds. Yorkshire Water are an active member of the Buildoffsite Water Hub and are fully embracing Offsite Delivery methods.  This is an exciting opportunity for DfMA Engineers to…

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Cadcoe offers an award-winning advanced apprenticeship programme in 2D design and 3D modelling for the structural engineering and construction industry, helping people throughout the UK to access future-proofed careers in design engineering.

We think this is a great opportunity, for anyone in the offsite or modular construction industry, so have decided to bring your attention to it, as there's only a few weeks left to get the ball rolling: It's been an exciting year for Cadcoe, a training provider of 2D and 3D…

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New Faces

Happy to announce the team has grown a little this last month: we have Louise Smith with us as Interim Project Co-Ordinator and Nathalie Quinn working on Communications. If we can pin them down, we should be adding some photos so you can know who you are talking to! Both…

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Andrew Dix FCIPS

It is with deep regret that we have to announce the death of Andrew Dix, the Chairman of Buildoffsite. Andrew’s sudden death has come as an incredible shock to us all. Our thoughts go out to his wife Julie and their family. Andrew had been Chairman for only a short period but…

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