Shimizu Corporation revolutionizes construction with innovative 3D printing robots

Apr 19, 2024

Tokyo (Japan), April 19 (ANI): At construction sites, Shimizu Corporation addresses labor shortages by employing 3D printing robots. These robots translate digital design data into architectural structures, including walls and piles outside the frame, traditionally crafted by human carpenters. Shimizu Corporation pioneers the use of 3D printing robots to construct exterior frames and mortar piles. Additionally, they've engineered a specialized mortar, tougher than conventional concrete, tailored for use with these robots. Shimizu Corporation is proactively tackling the scarcity of human labor by investing in research and development of alternative methods. Through its commitment to steady growth as reflected in its company policy, Shimizu is fostering a stable environment conducive to innovation and adaptation.