Cogent operates exclusively within the built environment and offsite manufacturing sectors – offering in-depth knowledge of existing and emerging technologies. Our extensive experience of working across all sectors of the construction industry includes the key public sector markets of education, healthcare and residential accommodation – whilst still remaining active in the retail, leisure, commercial and light industrial sectors. As offsite experts with a breadth of experience, we bring an independent perspective which incorporates the whole of the supply chain and range of offsite construction technologies.

Expert Support

Delivering the highest quality services on the most testing of assignments, our extensive industry insight ensures that Cogent is strategically placed to offer practical knowledge-based consultancy. Our advice is based on the latest intelligence drawn from pioneering projects and the most recent offsite manufacturing investments. Our in-depth understanding of offsite technologies improves our client’s capability through new product development, business systems improvement, manufacturing systems development and design for manufacture and assembly (DfMA) techniques.

Experts in Offsite

The alignment of market need and political will is clear and compelling, signalling a real opportunity for a step-change in the adoption of offsite construction methods. Through maximising offsite fabrication and onsite assembly – onsite construction is minimised, mitigating skills shortages and optimising the speed and quality of delivery.

Offsite technology is hailed as the solution to resolving some of the most challenging problems facing the construction industry, including the shortfall in the housing stock. Through the application of advanced offsite construction techniques, reduced construction times are attainable – allowing scheduled occupancy and early use of key facilities.

Our comprehensive knowledge enables our clients to access a breadth of services from a single company – providing an exceptional range of proven design, construction, engineering, project management and supply-chain management skills. Cogent is able to draw on a wide base of in-house professional expertise, and long-established network of specialists, to provide tailored solutions to meet your exact needs, based on a close, first-hand understanding of the offsite landscape.

Our Tailored Approach

Our multi-disciplined approach delivers more efficient construction systems and processes and ensures that we tackle construction challenges in a way that is focused and flexible, imaginative and yet pragmatic. We offer a bespoke and tailored approach to each client whether main contractor, architect, project manager or offsite manager. This means that we arrange our services to fit your requirements and to meet your priorities.

Cogent Consulting can improve your business by exploiting innovative offsite construction processes that deliver:

  • Faster Construction
  • Earlier Return on Investment
  • Predictability of Build-Time
  • Better Build Quality
  • Use of the Latest Materials
  • Cost Certainty

  • Less Site Disruption
  • Improved Health & Safety
  • Enhanced Working Conditions
  • Lower Environmental Impact
  • Greater Sustainability
  • Risk Reduction

Hear from us

Cogent will be speaking at Offsite Expo at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry, 21 & 22 September 2021.

In the news

Cogent MD, Darren Richards speaks to Offsite Magazine about the present state of the offsite market!


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