For our next prefabAUS Talks we will be welcoming speaker Rick Holliday, Chief Executive Officer of Factory_OS, San Francisco. After successfully trialling modular elements from other manufacturers in his apartment projects, Rick decided to establish a factory to manufacture volumetric housing modules. Almost immediately Factory OS was approached by Google to build 300 apartment units for Google employees.
prefabAUS is delighted to announce that registrations for the 2019 Study Tour to the UK (England and Scotland) are now open.
Please join us for our inaugural prefabAUS Talks. Our speaker is International industry figure Nick Milestone, Chairman of TRADA (Timber Research and Development Association) were he led the UK’s first ‘National Structural Timber Specification’.
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A site visit to the Liberty OneSteel Mill offers the opportunity to see a state of the art steel manufacturing operation and hear about key focus areas such as:
Liberty OneSteel’s core values: FAMILY, SUSTAINABILITY & CHANGE;
Environmental efforts to reduce energy and waste by utilising Polymer Injection Technology which partially substitutes the use of coke with polymers, including rubber, as an alternate carbon injectant to product foaming slag in Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) steelmaking; and
Production of a diverse product range supplying markets including steel in concrete, mining, automotive and engineering applications.
Please join us for our first prefabAUS event in Tasmania for this exclusive project site visit of The Hedberg creative industries and performing arts project, followed by networking over drinks and nibbles (10 minute walk to the networking venue). Project team members will lead the site tour.
The Framework reforms released on 1 July 2018 focus on three broad areas identified through industry consultations:
more consistency and standardisation;
more efficiency in time and cost of procurement processes; and
improving capability in procurement across both government and industry.
The Future of Building - Co-presented with the University of Sydney Ideas
Leading national and international experts discuss and propose the necessary shift in the way we think about building to meet the challenges of the 21st century.