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November 16 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
ATTEND IN PERSON FOR NETWORKING AND MEALS; ATTEND VIRTUALLY FOR IMMEDIATE ACCESS TO THE SESSION RECORDING!
About this event
The future of construction is increasingly moving toward more advanced prefabrication systems. Labour shortages, building performance expectations and regulations, new materials, and the growing ability to integrate the design process directly with the manufacturing facilities, is enabling buildings to be built smarter, faster, better performing and, more cost-effectively. This workshop will bring together manufacturers, end-users, contractors, and researchers to highlight the advances in prefabrication methods as well as provide guidance on current trends, correct misconceptions and identify options when considering how to design and build your next project.
Participants will learn the following and more:
- Different levels of prefabrication will be introduced and their advantages and disadvantages discussed.
- See examples of successful projects and how problems were addressed.
- Digital technology to increase productivity and quality.
- How to incorporate offsite components in city buildings
Who Should Attend?
This workshop is designed for contractors, designers, developers, manufacturers and building officials.
To view the full Program for this event, please use the following link:
The Future of Construction is….Prefabrication! Full Workshop Program
HOUSEKEEPING ITEMS: If you select the online attendance option, a zoom link will be emailed to you prior to the event.
Or, if you are attending in person, please note: To comply with the BC Provincial Health Officer’s latest order, our in-person events require proof of two vaccinations. Face-coverings/masks must be worn in public indoor settings. We ask that you come prepared with your official proof of vaccination and government-issued photo ID, otherwise access may be denied.
To Register for this event for in-person or virtual, please use the following link: WoodWorks! BC Event Registration