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Mass-produced cities. New construction technology in megalopolises

07 july
13:00–13:45
As a result of rising rates of urbanisation, cities are facing the problem of supplying fast-growing populations with comfortable and accessible housing. The international construction technology market offers tools which allow to construct houses and entire districts in a matter of weeks, literally pumping out buildings on a conveyor belt. ? Can districts built in extremely short terms acquire unique identities? ? How to find the balance between construction speed, price and quality of buildings while using innovative technologies? ? What successful practices exist in the field of quick and accessible construction in Moscow and other fast-growing megalopolises?