Greetings and welcome back to another roundup of the day’s goings-on. If you haven’t already signed up, tomorrow marks the start of Facades+ New York, a hybrid event with both in-person panels and demonstrations and an online component.
Here’s what you need to know today:
Volumetric Building Companies is buying up Katerra’s assets
After prefab modular construction startup Katerra filed for bankruptcy protection and abruptly shuttered in June, the question remained of what would happen to its assets. The architecture studios previously purchased by the company became, or made headway on becoming, independent again, and today Volumetric Building Companies (VBC), a Philadelphia-based modular construction company, announced it had secured permission to purchase
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