Manufacturing for Schools
The NSW Department of Education is leading through innovation to deliver a new age of school building, driving positive change that will create a sustainable market through Manufacturing for Schools Program that will utilise modern methods of construction.
The educational infrastructure we are building reflects our ambition to enable the rapid delivery of high quality, efficient and sustainable educational infrastructure to create flexible, contemporary learning environments that support teachers and students to achieve outstanding learning outcomes.
Following a competitive tender process The APP Group was appointed as the Manufacturing Partner for the Manufacturing for Schools program.
The APP Group will work with us across the process of delivering a school from the initial design and planning, through the purchasing of materials, to the manufacturing, transport and assembly of buildings on site.
The Manufacturing for Schools Program allows us to leverage economies of scale through the bulk purchase of standard buildings, while also providing greater certainty to local manufacturers through improved workflows.
This enables the department to deliver schools, on average, 20% cheaper and 30% faster when compared to traditional construction methods.
Manufacture and assembly