Industry News

The construction world is ever-changing, with new technologies and digital developments happening all the time. In such a fast-paced industry, keeping up with news and announcements can be difficult. 

Here on the Offsite Hub, we are dedicated to keeping you updated with the most informative and topical stories in the construction industry but with a particular focus on modern methods of construction and offsite construction techniques. We select the most relevant stories for you to stay up to date with the world of light steel frame, volumetric modular technology, structural timber precast concrete hybrid solutions and MEP innovations. 

We update our news pages at least twice a week, please see below and these stories are from a range of sources and are focused articles and press releases on the most dynamic developments in the offsite industry including official pieces from our own Offsite Magazine and full coverage of the offsite awards winners, plus the latest in international offsite technology developments



ilke Homes secures East Sussex site to deliver 140 affordable factory-built homes

28th October 2021

Announcement means modular housing pioneer now committed to delivering a pipeline in excess of 3,000 affordable homes across the UK Scheme on Harrow Lane to deliver much-needed affordable housing in Hastings, where house prices have...

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Surely, Collaboration is the Way Forward to Ensure That Offsite and MMC Continue to Thrive?

21st October 2021

We are in the process of a major shift in how we build our homes, hospitals, schools and other buildings here in the UK. This is happening right across the world in one way or another and for very valid reasons.

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Trimble (UK) E-Book: Demystifying Design For Manufacture and Assembly

21st October 2021

Recognising the industry shift towards offsite methods of construction, Trimble (UK) has released an E-book that aims to raise awareness of Design for Manufacture and Assembly (DfMA), the benefits such an approach can...

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Cleaner and Healthier Living

20th October 2021

Some of the UK’s first mainstream modular zero carbon homes have been unveiled with the promise of zero bills, saving consumers £1,000 a year. Housing is responsible for more than a quarter of the UK’s carbon emissions. Last...

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Wraptite Offers Airtight Solution for Offsite Construction

19th October 2021

The two main ways to achieve airtightness in the building envelope are internally or externally, or in other terms, "inside of the services zone' or 'outside of the services zone'. In offsite manufacture, the use of traditional internal...

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