Australia Must Embrace Industrialised Construction

Welcome to the world of industrialised construction – buildings constructed using systems which can be refined and replicated across multiple projects under a concept which meshes the ‘mass production’ approach common in manufacturing with the customization required for individual buildings in construction (more on this below).
Potential gains are enormous. In a 2017 report, McKinsey & Company nominated the rethinking of design and engineering processes as one of seven strategies which could boost the global productivity of the building sector by between 50 and 60 percent and could create $1.6 trillion in additional value through greater efficiency.
Even greater gains, it says, could be achieved if parts of the industry shifted toward a production-based system of project delivery.

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