Lika (a1)

Prototype Underway!

The first prototype is in final stages of R&D. We've had successful results in structural testing and are currently fabricating the full-scale structure.  

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ARCH490 DIGITAL BUILD Summer class (2017)

Temporary installation of first completed components on-site at UHM School of Architecture.

 

Locally Sourced Lumber

We've collected unwanted albizia logs from O‘ahu removal projects, including UH Manoa Lyon Arboretum, U.S. Army Schofield Barracks, and H-2 Mililani.  

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Collaborative Efforts

Multi-sector and cross-campus collaboration has opened the door to a synergistic flow of local resources and project engagement.

 

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Structural TEsting

Testing of structural members have shown that this system allows for construction with engineered albizia timber.

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UH MāNoa Site

We're working with University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa to exhibit the prototype on campus for students and the public to experience.

 

Project Sponsors & Collaborators