What can MMC Offer the house building industry?

There are signs that the use of Modern Methods of Construction by the housebuilding industry is increasing. The trends that were driving the increased adoption were in place prior to the current global pandemic; however, factors including the health and safety challenges of on-site work and the impact of social distancing on productivity could accelerate the use of MMC.

Savills latest research considers the reasons why more and more housebuilders and developers are using MMC and what the potential growth of the sector is over the next decade. We also map out where the industry has set up factories and where we are seeing schemes being delivered. Finally we consider how the industrial market can accommodate the potential need for 40 more modular house building factories.