Western Sydney University's Centre for Smart Modern Construction (c4SMC) will be launched to industry by David Borger, Director of the Western Sydney Sydney Business Chamber at a breakfast on Thursday 16 November.
Study tour delegates will see the operations of a selection of Swedish prefabricated housing manufacturers from manually produced elements using ‘butterfly tables’ with very low capital investment through to firms utilising highly automated high volume production lines. Beyond the manufacturing processes involved, the program will also consider the initiation, design, marketing and delivery of panel system projects..
The new Perth Stadium roof structure is a significant element of the overall project and was entirely prefabricated. Presented by Prof. James Murray-Parkes, concept design engineer on this challenging project. Wednesday 5 April 2017 5:30 – 6:30pm
PrefabAUS and the Modular Construction Codes Board (MCCB) invite you to the pre-launch of the draft Code for the Design of Modular Structures, hosted in conjunction with the Victorian Government.
RMIT is partnering with industry to convene a two part series of industry workshops on Information Driven Manufacturing (iDM) and its disruptive impact on manufacturing processes, products, services and business models. iDM incorporates initiatives such as Industry 4.0, the Industrial Internet, Made in China 2025, etc.
Future Forum : Modulation brings together an expert panel to explore the global and local pre-fabricated building industry to identify specific actions that will enable the State to participate. It will forecast the looming impact on traditional construction methods and jobs, as well as map out the opportunities that may exist to facilitate a transition for automotive workers and manufacturers into factory-built construction.
Held from October 10-12, the 2016 conference will showcase the best in prefabricated and offsite technology and design, exploring the future of the built environment. This conference is hosted annually by the industry, for the industry.