The P-DfMA construction method reshaping the London 2012 Athletes’ Village

This article outlines how Mace Tech’s High Rise Solutions combines BIM, MMC and digital technology with an on-site, self-contained factory approach to reduce construction times while improving quality, to achieve some impressive results.

The Jump Factory approach allowed Mace Tech to reduce design and construction programmes by 25%, vehicle movements by 40% and waste by 70%.

Shaun Tate, business unit director at Mace Tech “We interrogated the entire production to deliver cycle, taking inspiration from the auto industry with its integrated production and assembly line, looking at how we can develop smarter and more efficient offsite assembly methods to drive better outcomes.”

Source: UK Construction Week online

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