IBS adoption still low — survey

KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 11): While much has been said about the advantages of using the Industrialised Building System (IBS) method for construction, adoption is still slow due to the various hurdles faced by stakeholders in applying the technology.

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Mah Sing’s Icon City bags three Qlassic awards

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 22): Property developer Mah Sing Group Bhd’s Icon City project in Petaling Jaya has won three awards at the Construction Industry Development Board’s (CIDB) Qlassic (Quality Assessment System in Construction) Day 2017 awards ceremony yesterday.

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CIDB acts against contractor for site safety negligence

  PETALING JAYA (May 22): Construction Industry Development Board of Malaysia (CIDB) has taken legal action against the main contractor of KL Eco City development in Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur, for safety negligence in the collapse of a link bridge that caused the death of a site worker.

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Time to allow mandatory IBS adoption to go ahead

KUALA LUMPUR (May 22): It is time for both the government and the private sector to go ahead to make industrialised building system (IBS) mandatory for adoption, with a deadline in mind instead of postponing it once again, Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Abdul Rahman Dahlan said.

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