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Timber frame market set to reach £800m in 2020

12/02/2020

The Timber Frame Construction report from MTW Research found that sales of timber homes and buildings will reach £800 million in 2020, with growth in timber frame house building outpacing traditional construction methods.

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Government tells NHS to use offsite construction for £2.7bn building programme

12/02/2020

Health minister says standardised components will help buildings’ adaptability The government wants modern methods of construction to be used in its ambitious hospital building programme over the next five years.

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Bristol Housing Festival launches MMC architecture competition

10/02/2020

The Bristol Housing Festival has launched an architecture competition, in partnership with Trinity College, to find a partner to design the college’s student accommodation

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Barratt to build one in four homes using MMC by 2025

05/02/2020

Britain’s biggest house builder aims to build a quarter of its homes using modern methods of construction by 2025.

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Kier secures £10.7m modular contract at DMS Whittington

05/02/2020

Kier has been awarded the contract to design and construct a new £10.7m headquarters at DMS Whittington by the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO)

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Offsite Solutions wins £2.5m shower pods deal

05/02/2020

Bathroom pod manufacturer Offsite Solutions has landed its second contract for Moda Living with a £2.5m deal to manufacture 478 steel-framed shower pods for The Lexington in Liverpool.

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Ikea’s MMC spin-off BoKlok buys three UK sites

05/02/2020

The Scandinavian joint venture between homeware giant Ikea and contractor Skanska is building homes in the south and south-west

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