Made from plastic, they weigh up to 80% less than concrete or metallic beams, meaning that no heavy cranes or lorries are needed to carry and install them...
Their roof system directly integrates solar technology into traditional roofing processes and materials...
To make for an even sweeter deal, these panels could be installed in as little as 20 minutes.
Technically, the building was just assembled on a site, as all the components were built in a local factory and transported by truck.
Coating buildings with this paint may one day cool them off enough to reduce the need for air conditioning.
Homes are designed with sustainability in mind, from a 3D printing construction process that eliminates 95% of construction waste, to the zero net energy finished product.
Building underground not only brings huge energy savings but also allows developers to avoid an expensive clean-up of contaminated industrial areas.
The system needs only two workers to control it, load bricks and mortar into its feeds, and also to complete damp-proofing and the pointing that finishes the mortar joints.
The panoramic treetop trail is also meant to attract new tourists looking to experience a walk among the treetops.