Innovative Planning, Design and Construction

This subgroup addresses industry needs by rethinking the people, process and technology in the building life-cycle and develop evidence-based practical new approaches to create value.

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From the application of off-site production to the use of sustainable materials and building construction methods, this research group aims to make practical improvements to the industry.

Areas of Activity

  • Application of Design for Manufacture and Assembly to Construction (DfMA)
  • Off-site production process design and engineering
  • Use of renewable and recyclable structural materials
  • Value co-creation practices in the built environment

Staff Working in this Group