chinese-based winsun 3D prints six-story apartment & mansion buildings
 
chinese-based winsun 3D prints six-story apartment & mansion buildings chinese-based winsun 3D prints six-story apartment & mansion buildings
jan 20, 2015

chinese-based winsun 3D prints six-story apartment & mansion buildings

chinese-based winsun 3D prints six-story apartment & mansion buildings
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progressing upon the technology used to construct 10 homes from 3D printed recycled concrete, the shanghai-based company, winsun decoration design engineering co., have unveiled their fabricated six-story apartment building and mansion creations. the complex alone is approximately 1,100 square meters in size and further strengthens the group’s globally leading manufacturing image.

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the parts were fabricated using a diagonal reinforced print pattern
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the large scale structures were produced, piece-by-piece, using an offsite machine measuring 7m tall, 10m wide and 40m long, and then put together at the suzhou industrial park. a specially formulated ink which is made up of concrete, fiberglass, sand and a hardening agent, is used as it is flexible, self-insulating and is resistant to strong earthquakes. according to the association, this efficient construction method saves 60% of the materials, 70% of the time and 80% of the labor needed when compared to building a typical home, and are aiming to establish many affordable homes across china, in the future.

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visitors at the suzhou industrial park in the jiangsu province, see the hardcover villa
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inside the 3D fabricated building
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a single 3D printed wall insulation
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via 3dprint

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