Session 2C: Modular Construction

30 October 2017
11:15 AM – 12:45 PM

Modular construction is becoming an established practice for efficiently building high-rises around the world. Presentations in this session will examine the benefits of various modular construction practices around the world, as well as the evolving rules and guidelines that dictate best practices for the concept, as indicated in the seminal Handbook for the Design of Modular Structures.

Chair: Sophie Giles
Deputy Head - Education, University of Western Australia, Perth
James Murray-Parkes
Science & Engineering Director, Multiplex Engineering Innovations Group, Multiplex, Melbourne
Nonda Katsalidis
Director and Partner, Fender Katsalidis Architects, Melbourne
Phil Gardiner
Managing Director, Irwinconsult, Melbourne