Lafarge Malaysia brings innovation to reality: FASTBUILD house successfully delivered in 9 days

04.01.2017
 

We are happy to announce that Lafarge Malaysia has successfully commercialised FASTBUILD in Besut. Terengganu. FASTBUILD® is a monolithic building system launched by Lafarge Malaysia that combines aluminium formwork and concrete.

 

The FASTBUILD shell structure took 5 days to construct , with M&E and fittings, the three bedrooms, 600sq. ft.house was fully completed within nine days!

 

The keys were handed over to the new homeowner by the Minister of Higher Education, and Members of Parliament (MP) for Besut, Dato' Seri Idris Jusoh on November 12, 2016. Present at this event was Shirley Low, Marketing Director for Lafarge Malaysia.

 

This pilot house, the first under the auspices of the Ministry of Higher Education's "The Community House Programme", is part of 65 houses that been awarded to be built using FASTBUILD.

 

This project  exemplified the approach of our total integrated offering;

  • ProSolutions Total Building Integrated Offer, comprising of systems, services and products - FASTBUILD system, skim coat and screed products, on-site application based mason training, construction specialists from CDL Malaysia. 
  • Our internal Trading arm, CMC, provided the contractor with a one stop shop buying platform for major fittings and finishing products.