Increasingly, our clients are requesting that we incorporate provisions for modular building techniques into their construction contracts. There seems to be a real trend for including at least some aspects of “modular” into development and other projects.
It is open to debate whether this is driven by improvements in design and adaptability of modular building as a construction method, or by market forces such as labour shortages and rising material costs. The fact remains that modular building is on the increase and brings with it some key considerations in terms of risk. Continue reading