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22 JUN 2016

Modern Methods of Construction

Modern methods of construction are increasingly favoured by developers on account of their cost and sustainability benefits.

Learn about current preferences, including the growing trend for pre-fabrication and modular builds, and examine potential future practices in the field.  

Main topics

  • off-site construction, modular builds and timber frames
  • affordability and sustainability considerations
  • issues of longevity and durability
  • managing supply chains
  • issues around mortgages and warranties.

Robert Hairstans is Head of Centre for Offsite Construction + Innovative Structures, Edinburgh Napier University.

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