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
BIM: Timing is Everything
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.
Collaboration is All You Need
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.
Social Housing: Talking Modern Methods
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?
SFS vs Blockwork: Putting SFS infill walling to the test
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