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Kier launches MMC database

24 November 2020

Kier has launched a database that showcases Modern Methods of Construction (MMC) manufacturers across the UK and beyond in a bid to make the technology easier for construction firms to access.

The fully searchable, colour-coded map allows users to find manufacturers’ details for a project.

The map, which spans multiple sectors and geographical locations, has been developed in partnership with the Supply Chain Sustainability School.

To view the MMC database, click here.

In September, the Supply Chain Sustainability School launched a mapping tool that provides contractors and their suppliers with a central database of local Materials Exchange Platform (MEP) projects to help cut waste by finding a home for unused materials has been launched.

The map was developed the map with several main contractors including BAM, Canary Wharf Contractors, Kier, John Sisk & Co and Skanska.