International News

This news room houses a collection of industry news articles and press releases from various different sources from around the world, click on the links below to read more:

Beyon3D Raises $12.4M and Readies Launch of Robotics for Manufacturing and Construction

23rd September 2021

Beyon3D says its systems could revolutionize global prefab construction industry by streamlining concrete production and costs. This week, Beon3D Ltd. announced “aggressive plans to roll out its groundbreaking manufacturing...

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Bankrupt modular builder Katerra sells factories to rivals

23rd September 2021

Katerra Inc, the modular builder that was founded in 2015 and filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 2021, has sold its factories in California and Washington State. Philadelphia contractor Volumetric Building Companies (VBC) purchased ...

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Homebuilder develops open-source sustainable building system

12th July 2021

Collective, a Vancouver-based company that designs and builds high-performance eco-friendly homes, is looking to stretch its environmental impact far beyond the handful of projects it completes a year. "It comes down to...

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Broad Group erects 10-storey steel apartment building in 28 hours

18th June 2021

A Chinese manufacturer has once again demonstrated the use of its modular construction method by erecting a 10-storey apartment block in a little over a day. Broad Group accomplished the feat in its home town of Changsha using...

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Warren Buffett targets commercial modular construction

9th June 2021

Warren Buffett is forging further into modular construction, leveraging the Berkshire Hathaway-owned MiTek engineered building products and construction software firm to launch a hybrid offsite-on site building model targeted at...

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