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Timber frame and SIPs producer SO Modular impresses BBA chief with offsite construction innovation

Offsite construction was top of the agenda when senior management from the British Board of Agrément visited SO Modular, a leading UK timber frame and SIPs producer investing heavily in its South Wales manufacturing base.

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Kevin Stewart MSP launches workshops to maximise benefits from offsite construction in affordable housing sector

The first of a series of collaborative workshops exploring ways to increase offsite construction of affordable homes was launched at Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) on Wednesday 1 May by Minister for Local Government, Housing and Planning, Kevin Stewart MSP.

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WoodFest heads to Sheffield for February

WoodFest, organised by the UK timber industry’s campaign, Wood for Good, is heading to Sheffield in February with a focus on health and wellbeing, low carbon, circular economy, building performance, offsite construction and modular design.

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Wood for Good’s first WoodFest to champion timber in the North East

The first in a series of regional WoodFests is to be held in Newcastle in December with an exciting line-up of events organised by the UK timber industry’s campaign, Wood for Good. WoodFest Newcastle will bring together architects, engineers, placemakers, planners, developers, contractors, politicians and local businesses specialising in timber to promote the innovative and striking ways that wood can ...

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London Assembly Planning Committee report urges Mayor to back offsite manufacturing for meeting housing need in capital  

A new report,  published on behalf of the London Assembly Planning Committee, urges the Mayor Sadiq Khan to get behind offsite construction.

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Mayor of London invests £25 million in offsite affordable housing for capital

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has invested £25 million from his Innovation Fund as part of a deal to boost new factory-built affordable homes for first-time buyers in the capital.

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