Menlo Park, CA – February, 2018 - Katerra, a technology company redefining the construction industry, today announced a major partnership with Brunsfield International Group, a premier global property real estate investment and management company.
The Katerra/Brunsfield partnership is a building component manufacturing joint venture for the Malaysian market. This will be comprised of a factory in greater Kuala Lumpur that will manufacture building components and assemblies. Katerra will also be supplying materials to Brunsfield for their projects.
“We are thrilled to partner with Brunsfield, one of the largest builders and developers in Southeast Asia,” said Michael Marks, chairman and founder of Katerra.
“I am very excited by the prospects of this strategic alliance,” said Tan Sri Dato Ir Gan Thian Leong, founder and group managing director of Brunsfield. “Together we will increase operational efficiencies in the Malaysian construction industry while also providing affordable housing at scale.”
Katerra is a technology company optimizing every aspect of building development, design, and construction. With leaders from the most groundbreaking technology, design, manufacturing, and construction companies, Katerra transforms how buildings and spaces come to life. Founded in 2015, the company has a growing number of domestic and international offices, factories, and building projects.
Brunsfield International Group, based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, is a global award-winning technology enterprise focused on property development, engineering and construction, and real estate investment and management. It is recognized as a progressive and innovative digital industry leader with a portfolio of sustainable world-class community developments. Brunsfield's strength is in its diversified ability to operate as an integrated global value chain.
Robin Clewley | VP, Marketing & Communications, Katerra