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What Can Australia Learn from Sweden about Prefabrication?
Prefabrication
Wednesday March 14 2018

What Can Australia Learn from Sweden about Prefabrication?

There is nothing outwardly special about the Hammer Band apartment complex in the southern Stockholm (Sweden) suburb of Bandhegan.

Can Prefab Housing Improve Housing Affordability?
Prefabrication
Tuesday May 9 2017

Can Prefab Housing Improve Housing Affordability?

Cities worldwide are booming as people migrate in search of better job opportunities and education. That creates strong demand for housing, and in many popular cities,...

4 Key Factors Shaping Australian Healthcare Construction
Commercial
Wednesday March 22 2017

4 Key Factors Shaping Australian Healthcare Construction

Healthcare service delivery is a fascinating and challenging industry. It is driven by many variables such as a growing population, ageing demographic, frequently changing Medicare reimbursement...

Is the Future of Modern Construction Clear?
Business
Wednesday February 22 2017

Is the Future of Modern Construction Clear?

An English colleague recently wondered “what’s holding back the transformation of construction that everyone has seen coming for at least 20 years?”

New Code to Underpin Modular Construction
Prefabrication
Friday February 3 2017

New Code to Underpin Modular Construction

Last month, PrefabAUS co-hosted the pre-launch of the Modular Construction Code, the first of its kind in the world.

How Will Prefab Affect Employment Opportunities in Queensland?
Prefabrication
Tuesday January 31 2017

How Will Prefab Affect Employment Opportunities in Queensland?

We have all heard talk of prefabrication being the next big thing to revolutionise the construction industry in the next 20 to 30 years.

Construction Waste is Big Business
Green
Wednesday October 12 2016

Construction Waste is Big Business

Construction rubbish is big business, depending on the angle from which you view it.

The Ever-changing World of Offsite Construction
Prefabrication
Thursday October 6 2016

The Ever-changing World of Offsite Construction

We will all have our own view as to what we think prefabrication and offsite construction is, and whatever your view is, I suggest that it...

Is Manufacturing Innovating Enough?
Prefabrication
Friday September 30 2016

Is Manufacturing Innovating Enough?

With increasing widespread acknowledgement that the construction industry in Australia needs to make more use of off-site manufactured products to improve efficiencies, it is important to...