Los Angeles County Development Authority (LACDA) Award
In an open competition, proposal solicitation (RFP NO. LACDA19-125) and selection process, the Los Angeles County Development Authority (LACDA) has awarded Contour Crafting Corporation (CC Corp) a project on using construction 3D printing for affordable housing. CC Corp, in collaboration with the design firm HDR and the supportive services provider Volunteers of America Los Angeles (VOALA) is tasked with building four low-income housing units at a designated site in LA County. This innovative project will showcase the great potential of the Contour Crafting technology in addressing the homelessness problem in Los Angeles and worldwide. The freedom to customize individual buildings including unique architectural designs which are possible using CC Corp technologies will be utilized to create a livable, sustainable and vibrant community.