Innovate UK Transformative Technologies award winners Qube Buildings, set to reach new heights after winning competition grant from Innovate UK

Qube Buildings has recently won the prestigious award for a significant grant from Innovate UK Transformative Technologies, part of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI.) As a small business that sustainably source, manufacture and supply to the UK, Qube Buildings are able to demonstrate development and adoption of resource efficient solutions, in the advancement of technology and materials for the future in construction, by bringing to market the Bio-SIP (Bio- based structural insulated panel)

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Bio-SIP™ sustainable building system provide superior insulating properties using fully sustainable materials, including PET foam core derived from 100% recycled plastic bottles, organic materials such as flax or hemp fibres, and sugar resin to form a strong and watertight exterior. These materials in conjunction with each other provide a lightweight, high performance alternative to traditional SIP’s in the current market. Qube Buildings construct modular buildings and garden studios using Bio-SIP™ system, which offer unmatched thermal stability, noise cancelling properties and can help achieve buildings that conform to Passivhaus standard.

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Bio-SIP™ are already at production stage, and have been used in the construction of modular
buildings and garden studios so far. With Innovate UK as a key funding source, Qube Buildings are set to disrupt the current construction market with inspiring and innovative design, whilst hugely benefitting from expert advice, facilities, and further development of technologies, owed to winning a competition grant from Innovate UK. The grant funding will be put toward gaining BBA certification, ensuring our product meets the necessary regulations for the construction industry.

Justin Murray, Co-Founder and Director of Qube Buildings, said:‘Winning the grant from Innovate UK means we are able to reach new heights in terms of what is possible to achieve. Investment and expertise is exactly what our small business needs to project us confidently into a very challenging market, where sustainable methods of building are yet to be developed and incorporated into modern construction. We are thrilled to have won such a competition, giving us the confidence and opportunities to make a lasting impact as we strive for a net-zero future!’

Notes to Editors
Innovate UK, part of UK Research and Innovation, is creating a better future by inspiring, involving and investing in businesses developing life-changing innovations.

We provide targeted sectors with expertise, facilities, and funding to test, demonstrate and evolve their ideas, driving UK productivity and economic growth. Join our network and communities of innovators to realise the potential of your ideas and accelerate business growth. Innovate UK: Inspiring business innovation.

PR liaison with Justin Murray, Co-Founder and Director of Qube Buildings Ltd, 01483 34 60 70 and


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