February 2021 – ioArch news: “Tecla, the self-bearing house 3D printed with the site soil”
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ioArch news dedicates an article to this first and only building structure 3D printed entirely with natural materials collected from the local soil, producing zero emissions and adaptable to any climate and context.
Designed by Mario Cucinella Architects and built by Wasp – World’s Advanced Saving Project – Tecla is an innovative 3D printed house model. The project, which is already under construction, is expected to be completed in the spring of 2021. This first prototype, built in Massa Lombarda, will pave its way to smart communities around the world.
Milan Ingegneria carried out the structural analysis aimed at determining the optimal construction surveying.