Articles Tagged ‘Construction’

Water Discus submersible hotel

Posted by // January 29th, 2013 // Architecture

Continuing the nautical theme from yesterday’s article, Polish company Deep Ocean Technology have unveiled plans for an underwater hotel, capable of submerging 10 meters below the sea surface in Dubai. The hotel will comprise of two discs, connected via five columns and a vertical shaft for access to either floor, the above water and the…

Dutch Architect plans 3D-printed building

Posted by // January 23rd, 2013 // Architecture

Dutch architect Janjaap Ruijssenaars is planning the radical construction of a new “Landscape house” using a 3D printer. The concept features a loop design, folded in an endless möbius band that forms a surface without end or beginning. Mr Ruijssenaars has teamed up with mathematician and sculptor Rinus Roelofs and Enrico Dini, inventor of the massive 3D…