Chinese Construction Company, Winsun, Just 3D-Printed a 5-Story Apartment & 3-Story Mansion

By: | January 23rd, 2015

Winsun, the Chinese Construction Company responsible for 3D-printing 10 one-story homes in one day last year, has accomplished another impressive feat.

The company recently 3D-printed a five-story apartment and three-story mansion, and while both are merely proofs of concept, it shows just how far 3D-printing has come.

Located in Suzhou Industrial Park, both buildings were constructed with a unique type of pre-mixed concrete created from “construction waste” and printed layer by layer, says Chinese news site Caixin.

Winsun called upon a 3D printer measuring 500 feet long, 33 feet wide, and 21 feet tall to print each individual part of the mansion, which spans 11,840 square feet.

You can see more pictures on Caixin’s Official Site.

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