May 14th, 2020 - 11:30am
I think this relates to Shawood demonstration I admired at 2020 International Builders Show in Las Vegas. At the Hanley Wood Media Builder magazine booth I watched the Shawood Demonstration twice.
Here is the complete Builder booth sessions calendar handed out to show goers.
The IBS exhibit was continuation of that seen at CES 2020, and summarized in this pdf.
New to the US: A Home Resilient to Natural Disasters
Glimpse the technology at this Shawood web site:
Sustainable Construction Technology - Shawood Homes
In fact, from this Shawood web site, you will understand most of what was seen in January 2020 Las Vegas Convention Center events. Imagine how quickly a home can be assembled with engineered factory-built beam elements. Exterior walls have full freedom of window and door placement.
Know from the IBS presentation, that superior Bellburn porcelain tile siding is a very-visible element of this construction. Sample siding was on display. From the search, find this builderonline article:
Chowa Living in Balance - February 26, 2020
LESSONS LEARNED: HERE ARE FIVE CRITICAL TAKE-AWAYS FROM THE 2020 BUILDER CONCEPT HOME BUILDING
Download a comprehensive white paper, from builderonline:
a deep-dive into the architecture, planning, exclusive construction techniques, consumer research, and building science behind Chōwa
Surely there is much in the sixty-year old developing technology of Sekisui House that is central to the hope of the ASHRAE webinar, Addressing Embodied Carbon.