In the wake of the government reaffirming its commitment to MMC and resourcing academic research and development, Paul Tierney, Interim CEO, MMC Ireland, speaks to SEAN MURPHY about what this means for the sector and the readiness of association members to help deliver Housing for All and Project Ireland 2040 goals.
In the world of offsite construction, it is crucial to select materials that deliver exceptional performance, efficiency, and durability. Among the array of options available, Oriented Strand Board (OSB) stands out as a smart choice for housebuilders. OSB, an engineered wood panel, offers numerous advantages for offsite construction projects.
Global building materials company Etex Group is driving innovation in the construction industry by launching a new brand focused on offsite construction. The new brand – Remagin – brings together the collective capabilities of three existing businesses: Horizon Offsite, based in Cahir, Co Tipperary, and Sigmat and EOS, both operating from the UK.
Michael Quinn, Managing Director, Ardmac Offsite Manufacturing & Engineering, discusses the company’s unique offering.
UK MMC champion and CEO of Cast Consultancy Mark Farmer outlines why clients need to understand the economic fundamentals of off-site manufacturing if they want a sustainable industry to meet their on-site needs. ROBBIE COUSINS reports.
From brilliant manoeuvres on the pitch to smart plays on the manufacturing floor, former Monaghan football stalwart Dick Clerkin is a consummate strategist. The specialist management consultant discusses the changes needed for Irish offsite manufacturers to achieve their full potential.
John Casey, Managing Director, CORA Consulting Engineers, outlines to ROBBIE COUSINS why he believes a major opportunity to meet housing needs while reducing the embodied carbon of our building stock is being missed due to prohibitions on mass timber construction in Ireland.