Although it has already been presented at a conference held at NASA, Tridom’s project is still in the early stage of its development. The team behind Tridom, Anielle Guedes and Yaron Schwarcz, has been researching all the different approaches on the themes of 3D printed affordable and sustainable housing. They have formed a strategic partnership with Italy based WASP, united by the common goal of helping to solve the housing problems for the BOP population….
Tridom’s approach differs in both the type of machine they are developing and the materials used. The team is developing a frameless 3D printed which is in fact a robotic arm extruding building cement. The material itself will be made of recycled cement from demolished buildings. The objective is to use a robot and thus reduce the costs associated with construction as well as the waste….
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