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3D Construction Printing conference draws researchers from across the globe

3D Construction Printing conference draws researchers from across the globe

Written by David

December 4, 2018

More than a third of the 150 conference delegates were from industry. Prominent researchers from across the globe gathered at Swinburne last week for the first international conference on 3D construction printing. This freeform concrete printing technology has the potential to revolutionise the construction industry. “There has been excellent progress in this field during the last couple of years worldwide – in particular in China and the Asia Pacific region – that many people did not know about,” says conference organiser Professor Jay Sanjayan, Director of the Centre for Sustainable Infrastructure at Swinburne. “Many groups independently working on similar ideas had the opportunity to meet for the first time. Professor Sanjayan says keynote speaker, Professor Berok Khoshnevis, who pioneered this technology more than 20 years ago, was impressed with the rapid progress in the field over the past two years. Highlights of large-scale projects presented at the conference were: […]

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