Tag: develops

  • ICON develops 3D printer to build enclosed multi-storey structures

    ICON develops 3D printer to build enclosed multi-storey structures

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    Texas-based ICON has unveiled Phoenix, a robotic-arm-mounted 3D printer that can create fully-enclosed, multi-storey structures from a low-carbon mixture, at SXSW. ICON revealed the demountable crane-based 3D printer during a talk held as part of the annual SXSW festival in Austin, Phoenix allows ICON to construct multi-storey houses with enclosed systems. It said that it…

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  • Laero develops Cycleau system for turning wastewater into drinking water

    Laero develops Cycleau system for turning wastewater into drinking water

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    US tech startup Laero has unveiled a compact water treatment system at Dutch Design Week, which it claims can be installed under any sink to recycle up to 80 per cent of the water. Cycleau is a stand-alone system that uses three different filtration processes to transform grey water into drinking water. The design could…

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  • OMA develops “wood plug and play system” for 30 Amsterdam schools

    OMA develops “wood plug and play system” for 30 Amsterdam schools

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    David Gianotten and Michael den Otter of Dutch studio OMA have designed a modular, mass-timber system that will be used to construct up to 30 schools in the Netherlands. Made from standardised wooden columns and cross-laminated timber floor panels, connected by recycled steel joints, the system will be used as a base for primary schools.…

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