Prefabrication of major components such as walls and floors can have distinct advantages for construction such as increasing speed of erection and quality control. In what is being claimed as a new record, prefabricated structural wall, roof and floor units have been used to erect 10 complete house shells in only five days. Undertaken by Warwick Group Construction for CDS Housing in Liverpool, the Harlow Park project was designed by architect Parry Boardman & Morris to minimise running ...
GET INSTANT ACCESS
for less than 46p a day
Join thousands of professionals who already subscribe to the Architects' Journal.
You’ll get instant access to read this article -
and 53,000+ articles like it.
- Trusted industry news & analysis, wherever you need itUnlimited online access and weekly magazine delivery – now also available on iPad/iPhone
- Get ideas, get inside buildings and check precedentsBuildings Library – images, drawings and plans for exemplar projects in British architecture
- Planning & regulation – what you need to know Protect your practice - the AJ keeps you up-to-date with changes to regulations and legislation