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Weathering the storm

The UK is currently in the middle of a perfect storm. Lots more houses are needed, quickly, yet the vast majority of output and expertise is concentrated in the private sector which cannot meet the scale of demand alone. The government has therefore begun to encourage the public sector to embrace modular methods of construction. In this rapidly changing political landscape, is there still a future for traditional masonry methods such as AAC? Cliff Fudge, Technical Director of H+H UK, considers the market.