The Constructing Excellence Offsite Manufacturing & Technology Group met on 13 August to consider circular economy, whole life approaches and MMC. As we move to a more sustainable and net zero carbon society we need to consider the whole life implications of our buildings and assets. As MMC makes it easier to design and construct … Continue reading “MMC, Circular Economy and Whole Life”
Our series of case studies look at the key learning points from our 2019 award winners. The Barbara Hepworth Building won Project of the Year Building and exemplifies how collaboration and effective use of technology can deliver better outcomes.
The Construction Leadership Council has launched the Roadmap to Recovery. We very much welcome this document which sets out how we can get our industry restarted again and move to a better future. The document is available from the Construction Leadership Council Website. Constructing Excellence has produced a Greenpaper. This document is designed to get … Continue reading “Construction Leadership Council Roadmap to Recovery”
The Construction Innovation Hub is inviting clients and businesses to input into the first of a series of new processes which could spark a game-change in the sector’s approach to quality planning. The Hub’s Construction Quality Planning (CQP) process is inspired by Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), which is already used widely across leading … Continue reading “Construction Innovation Hub launches Construction Quality Planning consultation”
Output from the Constructing Excellence Offsite Manufacturing & Technology Group Online Discussion 30 April 2020 We are dealing with a new normal. Changes in lifestyle, increased home working and a massive increase in uptake of digital tools and platforms are having profound impacts. Social distancing is not going away soon so how can we go … Continue reading “How will COVID19 impact Offsite Manufacturing & Technology?”
Our Co-Chair Phil Wilbraham shares his insights into how we can use this opportunity to accelerate our tranformation and emerge as a better industry. We are living through a very difficult time that is forcing us to think and act differently. Over the past weeks we have seen tremendous examples of the industry pulling together … Continue reading “Can COVID help us unlock the manufacturing conundrum?”