UK market for volumetric modular buildings increased by 6% in 2017

According to a report by AMA Research – ‘Prefabricated Volumetric Building Systems Market Report – UK 2018-2022’ – “he UK market for prefabricated volumetric modular buildings and portable accommodation is estimated to have increased by 6% in 2017 – a significant improvement on 2016, when there was a dip in market value, possibly a reaction to the EU referendum.

The market value includes factory-made, fully assembled 3-dimensional modules, but excludes bathroom and kitchen ‘pods’. Products are broadly split between permanent and semi-permanent buildings and temporary or portable accommodation.