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Lessons from Japan: A comparative study of the market drivers for prefabrication in Japanese and UK private housing development

@inproceedings{Johnson2007LessonsFJ,
  title={Lessons from Japan: A comparative study of the market drivers for prefabrication in Japanese and UK private housing development},
  author={William Johnson},
  year={2007}
}
UK Government and construction industry advisors are becoming ever more interested in increasing the use of offsite modern methods of construction (MMC) within the private housing sector as a solution to current quality and efficiency problems. However, industry uptake remains below that of many countries with comparable economies, with UK housebuilders seemingly reluctant to invest in innovative building technologies. The Japanese private housing sector, on the other hand, paints a very… 
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