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Loblolly House – Taylor’s Island, Maryland, U.S.

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Building: Loblolly House
Location: Taylor’s Island, Maryland
Architects: Kieran Timberlake Associates
Completed: 2006
Structural Engineer: CVM Structural Engineers
MEP Engineer: Bruce Brooks & Associates
Civil Engineer: Lane Engineering
Geotechnical Engineer: John D. Hynes & Associates, Inc.
Fabrication & Assembly: Bensonwood Homes
Construction Manager: Arena Program Management

AEInterests: assembled in 6 weeks, prefab architecture, construction process similar to the automotive and aviation industry, aluminum structure and green cover, 4 new elements of architecture: scaffold, cartridge, block, and equipment, the can be easily disassembled which allows reclamation and reuse of all materials, west wall opens up entirely with the use of polycarbonate-clad airplane hangar doors and a NanaWall, building can be disassembled and reassembled elsewhere

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Written by Jessica Olivares

September 10, 2014 at 1:19 pm

Posted in Built

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