Collaboration Blog

Department of Levelling Up, Housing and Communities’ (DLUHC) ‘Modern Methods of Construction (MMC) Standardisation Research and Kit of Parts’ project.
Project Partners: Akerlof, HLM Architects and Buro Happold.
3 Principles for Successful Collaboration.


OPTIMISED (Operational Planning Tool Interfacing Manufacturing Integrated Simulations with Empirical Data) was a 3-year, 10-party consortium project within the Horizon 2020 “Factories of the Future” framework, fully funded by the EU, in the topic area of ICT-enabled modelling, simulation, analytics and forecasting technologies.

Project: AIMCH

AIMCH (Advanced Industrialised Methods for the Construction of Homes) is a 3-year, 6-party consortium project, partially funded by InnovateUK as part of the “Transforming Construction” challenge.

Project: TIES Living Lab

The Transport Infrastructure Efficiency Strategy (TIES) Living Lab is a 2-year, 25-party collaboration programme, funded through InnovateUK as part of the Transforming Construction Challenge, with co-funding by the Department for Transport (DfT).