Category Archives: 3D printed concrete

U.S. Marines use 3D printing to rapidly construct concrete barrack

The Additive Manufacturing Team at Marine Corps Systems Command (MCSC) has 3D printed a concrete barrack in 40 hours. The 500-square-foot barrack was built at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center in Champaign, Illinois. The barrack will serve as a test for further military use of concrete for 3D printing construction. “In active […]

AAAS exploring full-scale digital fabrication methods and 3D printing to modernize construction

The latest developments in digital fabrication for construction were discussed this week at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2017 Annual Meeting in …

Behind the 3D printed bridge: exclusive interview with Catalonian designers at IAAC

A collaboration between the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) in Barcelona, Spain, and ACCIONA, a company dedicated to Spain’s sustainable infrastructure, have pipped …

Skanska and Loughborough University Collaborating on 3D-Printed Cement

(3DPrint.com) – Global construction company Skanska has signed an agreement with the UK’s Loughborough University to develop, build, and commercialize a 3D concrete printing robot. Loughborough University, through its Innovative Manufacturing and Construction Research Centre on the Freeform Project, has been working on lab-based 3D cement printing since 2007. The collaboration agreement brings Skanska —… View Article