Urban Splash buys modular housing construction business

Urban Splash has agreed terms to acquire modular offsite construction business SIG Building Systems and has announced two new investors in a show of commitment to modular development.   The acquisition includes SIG’s modular factory in the East Midlands, all the IP and patents of its modular housing system and around 70 staff. The factory… Read More »

Duo of new investors for Urban Splash as its acquires SIG

Regeneration specialist Urban Splash has agreed terms to acquire modular offsite construction business SIG Building Systems.   A second announcement sees two prominent figures join the Urban Splash Modular Ltd business – as both architect and Channel 4 presenter George Clarke and North West tech entrepreneur and founder of WeBuyAnyCar.com, Noel McKee announce their investment… Read More »

Urban Splash to build up pioneering modular business

Modular projects are likely to form the majority of Urban Splash’s business in the years ahead, chairman and co-founder Tom Bloxham has told Insider, as the developer steps up the rollout of its pioneering housing concept House.   Urban Splash originally made its name by acquiring unwanted Victorian mills and transforming them into apartments and… Read More »

Development partners submit first phase of Birmingham canalside regeneration scheme

The joint venture behind the regeneration of one of Birmingham’s most important brownfield sites has submitted plans for the first phase of redevelopment.   Icknield Port Loop promises hundreds of new homes plus a mix of supporting amenities on a 43-acre site fringing the city centre. The partnership leading the redevelopment comprises Urban Splash –… Read More »

The first Urban Splash Town Houses have been delivered to Irwell Riverside

Award winning regeneration company Urban Splash has delivered the first modular Town Houses to its site at Irwell Riverside in Manchester.   The customisable Town Houses, available in two or three storeys, were launched for sale last year with customers designing them to their own specifications. Urban Splash has since been preparing the site for… Read More »