08 Sep '17, 3am

HDB inks $10.7m research collaboration with two universities

The two new agreements, each spanning three years, aim to raise construction productivity and build better communities. In a bid to enhance construction productivity and build better communities, the Housing and Development Board (HDB) on Thursday (7 September) signed two new research and development agreements, each spanning three years, with two universities amounting to $10.7 million. A $4.7 million partnership with Nanyang Technological University Singapore to develop a Smart Integrated Construction System (SICS) aims to boost building productivity using automation and smart sensors. SEE ALSO: NUS partners with CDL to develop smart, green living technologies wcafbducddvedscwcsubryysxfsxsvbydfc Backed by the Ministry for National Development’s Research Fund, the SICS consists of the Smart Tracking System, Smart Crane System and the HDB Integrated Building Information Sy...

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