Quality and performance of offsite housing:a public consultation on an assessment methodology
This free workshop will explore the wider context of UK offsite housing construction and its place in the national response to the housing challenge. The session will cover the standards, assessment methods & schemes operating to assure offsite quality, durability and performance of components and systems. The program includes the work of MHCLG’s MMC Working Group and will inform discussion about delivering client, customer and insurer confidence in offsite enabled housing.
10:00 Welcome; Session Chairman – Nick Whitehouse, Buildoffsite
10:10 Keynote presentation: Offsite Housing Construction in the UK
Mark Farmer, Chairman - MHCLG MMC Working group
10:40 The UK’s Offsite Standards Context Map; Julie Bregulla, BRE
11:00 Q&A session
11:20 BOPAS – Providing Assurance to Lenders and Valuers
Jeff Maxted, BOPAS
11:40 BPS 7014 & Certification: A Multi-tiered Offsite Assessment Method
David Gall and Julie Bregulla, BRE
12:00 A User’s Perspective; Shaun Kelly, Notting Hill Housing Group
12:20 Q&A panel chaired by Nick Whitehouse, Buildoffsite
12:45 Close of workshop & networking lunch
Anyone interested in modular housing from manufacturers, contractors, clients, insurers to users.