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US20120260583 HYBRID GEODESIC STRUCTURE  
A hybrid geodesic structure includes a core structure and a geodesic shell surrounding the core structure. The core structure extends from a base at a center of the geodesic shell through an upper...
US20090019790 Tile and strut construction system for geodesic dome  
The present invention sets forth a tile and strut construction system for a geodesic dome. The tile has a generally triangular shape, with the corners cut out to accommodate hubs which retain...
US20090113815 Tapered Hexagon Building Block  
A tapered hexagon building block and a method for building spherical and hemispherical structures from the building block disclosed. The building block can have both a male and a female element...
US20090025307 Severe storm shelter  
This invention is related to the development of and installation of a shelter structure suitable for severe storm safety. The shelter is a composite structure constructed of precast and post...
US20100058676 MODULAR CONSTRUCTION ELEMENTS  
Various modular construction systems exist and these all have limitations of cost, adaptability and strength. Some were also complex and time consuming to assemble. The present invention overcomes...
US20090044459 Roof arches without bending moments  
A dome type clear-span roof construction, having an exterior, polygonal arch frame (1), and a pre-tensioned, doubly curved membrane cover (2), which is suspended from the arch frame and is tied...
US20070039254 Soccer ball type room struture  
A soccer ball type room structure capable of being easily transported and constructed and capable of forming a living space for communing with nature, comprising a plurality of regular hexagonal...
US20100095605 Novel method of construction using a geodesic honeycomb skeleton  
A method of construction by which the framework of various structures can be erected in a Geodesic manner is proposed. These structures are Geodesic in that they are comprised of a large number of...
US20070163185 Means and methods for construction and use of geodesic rhombic triacontahedron  
A structural system comprising the symmetrical interpenetration of an icosahedron and dodecahedron, further articulated to form a rhombic triacontahedron with each rhombus subdivided by two...
US20060135288 Great-circle geodesic dome  
The present invention is a structural system and a method of fabricating the system comprised of finite elements called basis elements such as great circles or partial great circles to form a...
US20090049763 C.O.R.E. - Continuous Omnidirectional Radian Energy geodesic hubs/structures  
The present invention relates to heating and cooling thermally efficient structures, in particular, it relates to controlling interior temperature of geodesic structures, through continuous...
US20070256370 26-Sided 16-Vertex Icosahexahedron Space Structure  
A Building Framework with 26 sides (Icosahexahedral) and 16 Vertices, known whimsically as a Silmaril. It is derived from the fusion of 2 Icosahedral Frameworks into a single framework with 3...
US20090178348 Solar heat collecting apparatus  
A solar heat collecting dome includes a frame having an odd number of frame elements extending upward and inward from a floor structure to a disk at the top of the dome. A dome shaped helical...
US20100077674 CONNECTING NODE AND METHOD FOR CONSTRUCTING A CONNECTING NODE  
A connecting node comprises a polyhedral structure comprising a plurality of panels joined together at its side edges to form a spherical approximation, wherein at least one of the plurality of...
US20080022608 System and method for modular construction of a dome structure and assembly components for facilitating same  
A system and method for creating a dome structure. The method comprises forming a plurality of sections, each section include a top shoulder plate, a bottom shoulder plate, and a plurality of ribs...
US20150121772 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR STRUCTURE DESIGN  
An architectural structure having a curved surface that includes a plurality of folded boxes is provided. Each of the plurality of folded boxes comprising a front box portion and including a front...
US20080066393 INSTANT, PRE-TENSIONED, TOOL FREE, POLYHEDRAL, ENCLOSURE CONSTRUCTION SYSTEM  
A modular construction system consisting of a plurality of multifunction connectors or multifunction hinges joining together a plurality of polyhedral panel components having edge connector...
US20150204060 KIT INCLUDING SELF-SUPPORTING PANELS FOR ASSEMBLING A MODULAR STRUCTURE  
A kit for building a structural shape can include at least one planar panel having at least three sides, including a first side and having a first end and a second end, a second side connected to...

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