UK’s first modular barn surgical theatre broadens NHS healthcare horizons 


Premier Modular is constructing the first modular barn surgical theatre in the United Kingdom.  As the newest addition to Maidstone Hospital in Kent, the transformational orthopaedic section will be named as the Kent and Medway Orthopaedic Centre. The Centre will provide care for people from across the area and expand the capacity of Maidstone and … Read more

Inclusivity in construction: how can companies shape a nurturing workplace?

Inside Premier Modular's factory, modular units being worked on by two of our construction workers wearing orange high-vis vests.

Whilst the construction industry has not always been known for its embrace of inclusivity, the importance of a more supportive environment is becoming evident. This is a welcome change, particularly in light of research findings from the National Federation for Builders (NFB), which showed that almost 40 per cent of neurodiverse construction workers feel there … Read more

Premier successfully installs wellbeing facility for the University of Exeter


Offsite construction contractor, Premier Modular, has successfully installed a new, purpose-built facility for the University of Exeter to support student wellbeing needs. Installation of the building, which will be situated on the University’s Streatham campus, took 2.5 days and was part of the fast-track, six-month programme to deliver the full turnkey solution ahead of the … Read more

New lab complex to make UK spearhead of global science


Premier Modular has facilitated government plans to position the UK as a leader in science and technology in the next decade through its construction of a new, semi-permanent lab complex in Canada Water, London. Installation of the 3,733m2 lab space was completed by the modular specialist in May 2023, and the building will be in … Read more

Can modular construction offer a solution to the school building crisis?


The progressive disrepair of numerous school buildings in the UK continues to put school children and staff at risk, placing pressure on educational institutions to provide fast-tracked modern facilities. Reliable, precise and fast to install, modular buildings offer an answer to this growing problem. The sustained deterioration of school buildings across the nation is accelerating … Read more

Keeping up with evolving healthcare demands


The capacity of the NHS healthcare system continues to be put to the test by the country’s unpredictably shifting needs, which include pandemic backlogs, social care emergencies and high winter demand peaks. To keep up with these shifting needs more spaces, such as medical discharge lounges, ambulance units, decant facilities and bed spaces, are rapidly needed. Healthcare’s … Read more