Interactive guide to modern construction

Modern methods of construction (MMC) offer a variety of benefits, from cost savings to a reduced environmental impact.

New projects are increasingly looking to such methods to overcome contemporary pressures and meet the latest standards on sustainability and environmental performance. However, some popular MMC solutions can also introduce added risks, both during construction and throughout a building’s lifetime.

Fortunately, in most cases, these risks can be mitigated at the design stage and via simple best practice measures once the building is in use.

Our interactive infographic explores some common MMC, the risks they can pose and how you can take action to manage them.

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