Metsec Blog

Offsite Construction – Moving into the Mainstream

Offsite Construction – Moving into the Mainstream

Published on: Tuesday, 21st February 2017

Ryan Simmonds, Sales Director of Metsec Framing, explores how the broader adoption of offsite construction could bring both financial and timescale benefits to the industry

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BIM: Timing is Everything

Ryan Simmonds, Sales Director of Metsec Framing

Published on: Tuesday, 17th January 2017

Ryan Simmonds, Sales Director of Metsec Framing, explores how time is a crucial element in the successful deployment of BIM.

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Collaboration is All You Need

Collaboration during building design

Published on: Tuesday, 28th June 2016

When a product is critical to the overall success of a project, it is important that the manufacturer is engaged as early as possible in order to collaborate with the full supply chain. This can result in significant cost reductions and efficiency benefits as well as, let’s face it - result in a profitable contract for the entire delivery team.

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Social Housing: Talking Modern Methods

Ryan Simmonds, Sales Director of Metsec Framing

Published on: Monday, 18th April 2016

Here, Ryan Simmonds, Sales Director of Metsec Framing, recognises that there are a multitude of challenges facing the social housing sector when it comes to building new properties. However, is a hesitancy to move away from traditional build methods and proactively engage with modern methods of construction –making matters worse?

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SFS vs Blockwork: Putting SFS infill walling to the test

Ryan Simmonds, Sales Director of Metsec Framing

Published on: Thursday, 3rd March 2016

Ryan Simmonds, Sales Director of Metsec Framing, highlights the results of a report which reveals the benefits of using SFS instead of traditional blockwork

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