Achieving sustainable resilience in new precast concrete structures
Tempohousing BOPAS Case Study
Tempohousing are an off-site modular manufacturing & construction business specialising in the supply of high quality, rapidly built, modular homes for private and social housing, student accommodation and hotels. Tempohousing have developed a modular housing system using a standardised manufactured module that can produce several different housing requirements. They have recently achieved the Buildoffsite Property Assurance Scheme accreditation [BOPAS] which demonstrates to funders, lenders, valuers & purchasers that homes bult from non-traditional methods and materials will stand the test of time for at least 60 years.More Information
Trust and productivity: the private sector construction playbook
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Developed by the Construction Productivity Taskforce on behalf of the UK construction industry, the playbook builds on the work of the Government Construction Playbook published in December 2020.More Information
Modern Methods of Construction – RICSMore Information
BSRIA Offsite Construction for Building Services
Offsite construction is a general term for making parts of a building away from the construction site before transporting them and installing them in their final location. In the building services sector, installing various mechanical and electrical systems on a live construction site can be challenging, with limited space, health and safety considerations, working around other contractors, and often all to a demanding programme. This topic guide describes the forms that offsite construction of building services can take, and discusses some of the surrounding issues.More Information
Mayor of London: London Housing Strategy (Draft for Public Consultation)
The Mayor of London’s draft London Housing Strategy published on 6th September 2017. Register by 20th September to attend the October Workshops at City Hall.
Further information is available on the City Hall website.More Information