Dubai is the first city in the world to have 3D printed a whole office

Dubai achieves a new architectural feat with the first 3D printed office.

| Jan 3, 2020 at 12:31 am CST

3D printing has really taken off in recent years, but with Dubai wanting to be Dubai, they have taken it one step further than printing home use objects. They have decided to print an entire office...

Dubai is the first city in the world to have 3D printed a whole office | TweakTown.com

Yes, you did read that correctly. Dubai is now not only home to the world's tallest building, but also the largest 3D printed building in the entire world. Above we have a top-down image of the structure, and according to Reuters, it will be used as an office.

The office was constructed by many 3D printers that combined traditional plastics with special cement. The structural integrity of the building was tested in Britain and China before printing began in Dubai. The office is one-story and has a floor space of 250 square meters. According to United Arab Emirates Minister of Cabinet Affairs, Mohamed Al Gergawi, "This is the first 3D-printed building in the world, and it's not just a building, it has fully functional offices and staff".

Last updated: Jun 16, 2020 at 04:29 pm CDT

Buy at Amazon

DK Eyewitness Top 10 Dubai and Abu Dhabi (Pocket Travel Guide) (978-1465461254)

TodayYesterday7 days ago30 days ago
Buy at Amazon
$14.00$14.00$14.00
* Prices last scanned on 7/3/2020 at 12:20 am CDT - prices may not be accurate, click links above for the latest price. We may earn an affiliate commission.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR -

Jak's love for technology, and, more specifically, PC gaming, began at 10 years old. It was the day his dad showed him how to play Age of Empires on an old Compaq PC. Ever since that day, Jak fell in love with games and the progression of the technology industry in all its forms. Instead of typical FPS, Jak holds a very special spot in his heart for RTS games.

Related Tags