There is now a lot of talk around terminology for the industry – out is the term ‘offsite’, and in is ‘MMC’. This has been highlighted in the recent publication of the MMC Definition Framework.
We have been collecting market intelligence from across the offsite construction industry. In response to frequently being asked by numerous clients how to retain staff.
We are pleased to see the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee is conducting an inquiry into Offsite manufacturing for construction. ARV Solutions have long championed Offsite technology as the future for the industry. Finally the rally calls to the government to support adoption of innovative methods in construction seem to be paying off.
With the Beast From the East hitting the UK hard, traditional methods of construction are grinding to a halt. Offsite solutions could be the answer for reducing downtime caused by severe weather.
The CITB Construction Skills Network forecasts growth for the UK construction industry in their new report. Output and employment are predicted to rise over the next five years.
Our summary of the Explore Offsite Infrastructure 2017 event with notes on the subjects covered.
Our expert design team Lynsey and Becky have over 5 years experience recruiting design professionals for award winning offsite construction companies. Working across timber frame and truss, CLT, SIPS, modular building and steel structures they are dedicated to matching technical and design skilled candidates from trainee through to management level. Their specialist knowledge of your industry means they really are best placed to offer you specific advice and support within this niche sector. Here are their top tips to help you stand out from the crowd.