Lonely BIM – Continuous Improvement of 3D Tool Solutions
18 Dec 2014
While BIM is much more than 3D tools they are certainly an important part of the puzzle. At Premier Interlink we generated an implementation plan over the last 12 months in order to migrate from our 2D solution into the 3D world.
The implementation was slow and steady so that we could reduce risk while the users learnt the software while also being able to respond to, and meet, our clients’ requirements.
The software chosen for our structural elements was Autodesk ... more
New Opportunities for the Procurement Department
11 Dec 2014
A more active marketplace and the steady increase of work won has seen an increase in demand on the Procurement Department. This, coupled with staff changes, has provided an excellent opportunity to review the way Department operates and to implement changes and improve the services offered to both internal and external customers.
To this end, concept to completion, Project Buying has been introduced. Buyers are allocated a project for which they are responsible from pre-contract ... more
A note from the Divisional Director...
05 Dec 2014
Some disturbing statistics were published in ‘Construction News’ on the 14th November 2014. Only 46% of Construction projects are completed on time or better and only 75% awarded 8 out of 10 or higher for value for money. These areas are two of the key drivers for use of Offsite technology.
Our company complete on time as a matter of course because the factories run to a pre planned drum beat. This drum beat is at the core of the Business principles and drives all the pre ... more
Safe As Houses!!
28 Nov 2014
Morale is certainly high in the office this week after the successful launch of our new, affordable, volumetric housing scheme!
Over 150 guests connected to the social housing market, travelled far and wide to our premises in East Yorkshire to attend the open days, which ran from the 18th-20th November.
The eventful days proved valuable for the guests, comprising factory and demonstrator-house tours, presentations from leading industry offsite speakers and a chance to ... more