Gallery: Digitally-Fabricated Boston Harbor Islands Pavilion Collects R...

Boston's Harbor Islands are just a quick 20 minute ferry ride from downtown, so to entice visitors out to enjoy nature, Utile designed and built an outdoor pavilion and kiosk. The pavilion is made up of two concrete and steel structures that funnel rainwater down to a spout, which pours into a catch basin. The Boston firm digitally fabricated and tested the model to ensure the water flowed as it should and were able to minimize material usage before construction ever began.

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