“‘As soon as you are able to produce not only the walls but also floor and ceiling, that saves a huge amount of hours, and specifically labor hours, which are very expensive,’ says Slava Solonitsyn, CEO and cofounder of Mighty Buildings. The company’s process automates up to 80% of the total construction process. The rest—including the windows, plumbing, and electrical happen on-site. A “bathroom pod” is made by another supplier manually, and is then installed separately.”—Adele Peters, “These cute backyard houses can be entirely 3D-printed.” Fast Company. August 5, 2020.
3D printing is going to change everything, from construction to pharmaceuticals and organ transplants to space travel.