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Professor Chris Goodier

Professor of Construction Engineering and Materials

Areas of expertise

Expertise: Concrete, offsite/modular construction, modern methods of construction (MMC)


He is an experienced Civil Engineer, Chartered Builder and Researcher with 28 years’ experience of all aspects of construction, including contracting, consultancy and research. 

Authored books include Design in Modular Construction and the RICS Future of UK Housebuilding, and he is an international expert witness for offsite/modular construction. He was recently invited to give evidence in person to the UK government’s Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee inquiry into MMC.

He worked previously for Laing O’Rourke Civil Engineering and BRE and was the Lead Expert for construction on the UK Government’s Foresight Sustainable Energy Management and the Built Environment futures project.

Interview booking

Please call the press office on 01509 223491 to arrange an interview with Professor Chris Goodier. Bookings can also be made online at

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