3D printing continues to grow worldwide, popular not only among mainstream manufacturers but also in many different important industries. The technology of 3D printing is making significant impacts in the way many of us create and are inspired today, as well as manufacture products.While in many cases, these relatively new processes will continue to deliver many benefits to consumers, whether they are buying household products, new cars, or even new homes.
Based out of Austin, Texas, ICON's mission is to meet the needs of the construction industry and their consumers in the future.
ICON has been working with the Y Combinator-backed non-profit organization New Story, including the concept-home project and their mobile 3D printer currently in development. New Story focuses on using advanced technology to build facilities in developing countries, including schools and clean water, as well as potential job opportunities.