Faculty Advisor

Albano, Leonard D.

Abstract

The focus of this project was to create a sustainable modular home design that makes a small impact on the environment both during construction and throughout its lifetime in Southern California. This project includes the structural design and layout of a sustainable modular home. It also focuses on incorporating environmentally friendly structural materials that were chosen through a series of tests. A cost analysis for the home's structure was performed at the conclusion of design activities.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

March 2010

Major

Civil Engineering

Project Type

Major Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Civil and Environmental Engineering

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