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REVOLUTIONARY 3D PRINTING TECHNOLOGY The Siksika Vision Homes project leverages state-of-the-art 3D concrete printing technology, allowing for the rapid construction of durable, energy-efficient, and cost-effective housing units. This revolutionary approach promises to reshape the construction landscape, offering an efficient and game-changing solution to housing needs. “Over the past few years, digital technologies have made significant strides in architectural design and construction,” says Mauricio Soto Rubio, Architect. “Among these innovations, 3D printing with concrete stands out as a game-changer poised to revolutionize the construction industry while offering promising solutions to address the ongoing housing crisis in Canada.” Ryan Hall, the Housing Manager for the Siksika Nation, recognizes the enormous potential of 3-D printing in shaping the future of housing in Alberta, and points out the project’s accelerated timeline— the Kakatoosoyiists project is set to be completed in just 15 months from conception to completion. GAME-CHANGING OPPORTUNITY “3D concrete printing technology offers a gamechanging opportunity to deliver affordable housing 64 MAR 2024 | BUSINESS ELITE CANADA