3d printed construction

The UAE Projects Dramatic Percentage Dubai Homes to Be 3D Printed Soon, Presents Multi-Tiered Strategy

Dubai is a dramatic locale that most of us equate with luxury, billionaires and their cohorts dripping in gold, and financial resources that are bigger than big—the kind that most…

WASP BigDelta Gets Ready to 3D Print an Entire Italian Village

Everyone likes to fantasize about a utopia, where everyone gets along, everyone is happy, and there is no war, injustice or suffering. Most religions teach the concept of some sort…

The Jamming Phenomenon: 3D Printing with String & Rocks May Change the Face of Architecture

Just pull the string and the whole thing comes down. While that’s some highly engineered string, the concept may simplify the world of architecture and construction in terms of materials…

Can you Imagine? Aerial Drone 3D Printers to Work as Mini Construction Factories, Also to Build Emergency Shelters

While resentment regarding robots taking jobs and conspiracies as to how they may take over our planet and turn us into haggard, shackled captives is a continual theme–especially in very…

London’s Facit Homes: Creating ‘Super Tailored’ Constructions for Consumers via 3D Printing Concept

While it’s clearly evident that 3D printing is poised to ‘change the world’ in many, many ways, from bioprinting to construction, there is still a large majority out there convinced…

Student-Built Concrete 3D Printer Gets an Upgrade and a New 10’x10’x10′ Build Envelope

Concrete 3D printers are big business right now, with major companies in the US, China, the Netherlands and more investing in developing a large-scale machine capable of instantly fabricating large…

Compact Apis Cor 3D Printer Constructs Buildings in One Day

At first glimpse, the world of 3D printing does seem magical, as do the projections for the future. This includes every level, from manufacturing to the desktop. It would seem…

WASP Makes Progress on House 3D Printing With Modular Printed Reinforced Concrete Beams

Most of us are aware that as 3D printing begins to pave over traditional methods of manufacturing in sectors such as automotive, aerospace, and more, and that some big–and very…

Branch Technology 3D Prints Building Walls With World’s Largest Freeform 3D Printer – Launches 3D Printed Home Competition

3D printing is a technology that has more potential than most of us give it credit for. Reason being is that it’s a fabrication process which is capable of minute…

3D Printed “Hempstone” House Can Replace Cement for Greenhouse Gas Reduction

We have done a number of stories on how 3D printing can help fight climate change, and this is a very interesting application of the technology. Did you know that…

Lab3d Prints The Side of a Prototype Building, Including Insulation, Piping, Window Frames & More

The construction industry has been rather stagnant for the past several decades, perhaps even longer. When you look at how a home is built today, in comparison to how they…

Future Buildings to be 3D Printed Out of Rubber Tires, Salt, Paper & More – Ronald Rael’s REAL 2015 Presentation

Emerging Objects is a company that we have covered many times in the past couple of years. They have been on the cutting edge of 3D printing, bringing to fruition…

3D Printed Steel Pedestrian Bridge Will Soon Span an Amsterdam Canal

The oldest of Amsterdam’s approximately 1,280 bridges in use dates back to 1648. The city is famous for its beautiful canals and waterways, and Dutch engineers have long made their names in…

Renderings & Details Unveiled for Extraordinary 3D Printed Home in New York

Back in August of 2014, 3DPrint.com broke a story on a project originating from New York City architect/contractor Adam Kushner, and the company which he is the president of, D-Shape…

‘Museum of the Future’ to be Built in Dubai Using 3D Printing Construction Techniques — Ready by 2017

We all know Dubai as one of the fastest developing cities on the planet. It’s also one of the most technologically advanced, and features structures built with some of the most…

Architect Looks to 3D Print an Incredible Full-Sized Concrete Fantasy Village

When it comes to 3D printing and architecture, we are merely at the brink of something tremendous. 3D printing opens up a whole new realm of imagination for building construction…

Andrey Rudenko Plans to 3D Print a 2-Story ‘Zero Energy’ House in 5 Days with Advanced 3D Printer

Back in August, we reported on the world’s first 3D printed castle, designed and printed by a man in Minnesota, named Andrey Rudenko. The miniature castle, which was printed in…