The team is making great progress on the exterior components!
A rather pivotal point in construction. Here are some images from this past weekend.
WTHR News Coverage By David MacAnally May 27, 2013 They saw storm-struck Henryville, talked with survivors… and then they went to work, designing a house for victims of storms or other natural disasters. “The point of the house is it’s so much more durable, stronger, cheaper to run than a normal house, ” said Professor […]
After some struggles the first couple days of installation, the team has melded and are really starting to make progress in the installation of our wall SIPS. End of the day photo of those who were left.
Feature Article on Jamie Owens By Heather Augustyn Times Correspondent April 15, 2013 MUNCIE | Wheeler native Jamie Owens, a Ball State University graduate, is the architectural manager for a project that seeks to help disaster victims get back to a normal life. Owens, who graduated from Wheeler High School in 2001, said he always had […]
Neighborhood Design Team and a few members of the Communications Team from Ball State presenting in Indianapolis!
Construction has officially begun on The Phoenix House. The team came together yesterday, April 9th, along with several of our sponsors and faculty mentors to celebrate the ground break and beginning of this exciting component of the project, building the home. With the chassis already fabricated, the construction will begin with constructing ledgers on the […]
Construction to Begin By Cody Roth April 1, 2013 The Team Kentuckiana Solar Decathlon 2013 Groundbreaking Ceremony will take place on April 9th at the University of Louisville. The ceremony is scheduled to begin at noon, with construction beginning immediately afterwards. Make sure to check back to learn more about the ceremony […]
Ball State Collaborates with Universities in Kentucky By Andrea Lee February 25, 2013 BSU students working with their peers from University of Louisville and University of Kentucky formed Team Kentuckiana in 2011, to build the best solar-powered house for the 2013 Solar Decathlon. This event, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy, will culminate in a final showdown […]