World’s first 3D-printed bridge opens to cyclists in Netherlands

Crossing printed from 800 layers of concrete could take weight of 40 trucks, designers say Dutch officials have toasted the opening of what is being called the world’s first 3D-printed concrete bridge, which is primarily meant to be used by cyclists. There was applause as officials wearing hard hats rode over the bridge on their … Continue reading World’s first 3D-printed bridge opens to cyclists in Netherlands

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Viewing the future of construction in 3D

By Arun Kashikar, Vice-President - Research and Development, Tata Housing Accustomed as we are to urban sprawl and the bigger, grander structures it engenders, it may come as a surprise to many of us that the construction industry hasn’t changed much in the last hundred years. There are bigger and grander projects now, of course … Continue reading Viewing the future of construction in 3D