MOBIE & The CIH STUDENT DESIGN CHALLENGE 2019

If you would iMOBIE and the Construction Innovation Hub (CIH) are your clients and manufacturers for this house.  

 

Your design should be based upon a modular steel structure comprised of a series of pods or cubes.  The cubes are fabricated from 150mm box section steel and measuring externally 3m x 3m x 3m.  You have at this stage of the design process a maximum number of sixteen steel pods available.  Allowing for wall thickness, this will provide an internal space of 96sqm providing for a maximum, 3 bedroom, 5 person home. (See attached module drawings. The wall thicknesses shown here are for your guidance, you should  allow for minimum wall requirements in your designs). The roof detail will be included into the uppermost cubes, no separate pitched or sloping modules will be fabricated.