Private entrepreneurs in the US have produced a 3-D printable housing model to solve the problem of housing for about 1 billion homeless people around the world.
According to a report on The Verge's website, the newly established company ICON in the US state of Texas has developed a low-cost housing solution built by three-dimensionally printing cement mortar.
CAN BE CONSTRUCTED AWAY FOR 12 TO 24 HOURS
At the SXSW conference in Austin, Texas, the 60-square-meter, single-storey dormitory, which was introduced, could be built from scratch in 12 to 24 hours.
Vulcan type industrial printer with about 10 thousand dolars printed house, indicating that the property officials, cost of $ 4 thousand around the aim to reduce the emphasis.
COMPANY FOR HOUSES WITHOUT 100 HOUSING CONSTRUCTION PLANNING
The company, "New Story", which is working with a non-governmental organization that develops residential solutions for people in need worldwide, plans to build 100 homes for the homeless in El Salvador next year.
According to a report by the Ross Sustainable Cities Center of the World Natural Resources Institute, 1.2 billion people live in inadequate housing conditions in the world.