Tuesday, February 4, 2020

3D-Printed Houses for the Homeless

By Mike Riggs - February 04, 2020 at 06:00AM

If all goes according to plan, 50 families in Tabasco, Mexico, currently living in makeshift housing will soon move into 3D-printed homes constructed by the Australian firm Icon. The company's Vulcan II 3D printer can build a 500-square-foot cement house with two bedrooms and one bathroom in just a few days. The company says its methods are cheaper and less wasteful than traditional home construction.

from Reason Magazine Articles