Lendlease opens a digital construction centre in Singapore

They look forward to position Singapore as a global innovation hub that leads the market in automating the creation of tomorrow’s smart buildings

Lendlease opens a digital construction centre in Singapore
Lendlease opens a digital construction centre in Singapore

Lendlease opens a digital construction center in Singapore

Lendlease will set up a $29m (S$40m) digital construction development center in Singapore, with help from the state’s Economic Development Board (EDB), to accelerate digital construction adoption. Due to open by October, the center will employ 50 people in the first year, with expansion planned in subsequent years.

BIM+ quoted Tony Lombardo, Lendlease chief executive in Asia as saying that they are very excited to have the support of EDB to propel the built environment sector’s transition to the digital economy. They look forward to position Singapore as a global innovation hub that leads the market in automating the creation of tomorrow’s smart buildings.

Dawn Lim, vice president of the EDB, said that the Product Development Centre by Lendlease will add the exciting digital capability to the built environment ecosystem. Lendlease commented that it is trying to design a scalable supply chain and integrated logistics software platform for property development and construction projects.