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Laing O'Rourke Centre for Construction Engineering and Technology

The Laing O’Rourke Centre for Construction Engineering and Technology aims to drive transformation in the construction industry by focusing on three core pillars:

  • Deliver world class, innovative research to drive change.
  • Educate and inspire the industry leaders and innovators of tomorrow.
  • Deliver evidence-based research and thought leadership to underpin policy.

Laing O'Rourke Centre - Research

Research

The Laing O’Rourke Centre delivers a world class research portfolio focusing on technology and innovation to drive transformation in the construction sector.

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Resources

Resources & Thought Leadership

The outputs from our research are already delivering impact - offering construction companies a competitive edge and providing thought leadership and evidence to underpin policy.

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Discussion items

Offsite construction: progressing the dialogue in the Construction Engineering Masters programme

Experienced professionals on the Construction Engineering Masters degree programme debate the issues surrounding the benefits of offsite construction and evidence submitted to government on this topic, which has been identified as a key strategic area for the future.

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Latest news

Construction Engineering Master’s cohort deliver research results at dissertation conference

11 September 2019

Future leaders in the business of construction present their research to help advance the construction industry and support transformation.

Dr Tharaka Gunawardena's visit to UK

6 September 2019

The Laing O’Rourke Centre for Construction Engineering and Technology was delighted to meet Dr Tharaka Gunawardena of the Centre for Advanced Manufacturing of Prefabricated Housing in the University of Melbourne