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HOUSING SOLUTION 1

MAIN FEATURES

Quick and easy to set up

  • Bolting system allows for easy set-up in one day with three workers.
  • No special equipment required. A level, ratchet and hammer are the only tools needed to set up and dismantle the house.
  • All components can be carried by hand.

Quick and easy to dismantle and move to another location

Resistant to extreme winds and earthquakes

  • Designed to withstand up to Category 4 hurricanes (wind speeds of up to 251 km/h).
  • Low inertial mass for resisting major earthquakes.

Flexible

  • Four different types of anchors adapting to a wide range of soil conditions.
  • Since several panels are interchangeable, door and window locations can be varied.

Long-lasting

  • Pressure-treated against termites and mould.

Upgradable

  • Possibility of easily incorporating other components (additional rooms or sanitary facilities).
  • Designed to form part of longer-term housing solution.

Environmentally friendly materials

  • Wood is low in embodied energy. It is produced naturally and requires far less energy than other building materials. It also helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
  • The wood used is FSC-or PEFC-certified to ensure it comes from a sustainable source.

Involvement of local labour

  • Training offered to workers and the local population to encourage their active participation in the construction process.

Affordable

  • Designed to be an economical solution.
  • Other

    • Uses simple materials.
    • Designed to be comfortable in a wide range of warm climates.
    • Meets international specifications and standards.
    • Easily maintained by occupants.
    • Possibility of personalizing the houses so occupants feel more at home.
    • Possibility of insulating and adding finishing materials.
    • Optional awning for creating an outdoor living space.
    • Optional rainwater harvesting system.

    FOUR ANCHORING SYSTEMS AVAILABLE FOR GREATER FLEXIBILITY

    Geotextile and ballast
    In-ground mechanical anchors
    Treated wood foundation
    Concrete foundation

    TECHNICAL DOCUMENTS

    OTHER SOLUTIONS

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    HOUSING SOLUTION 2

    MB1 - 74 m²

    MULTI-PURPOSE BUILDING 1

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