Tag Archives: Building Types

Foundations laid for the first 3 houses!

The foundations for the first 3 houses and their water tanks were completed last week.

A mix of cement, earth and rubble in the ratio 1:9:18 is rammed into the foundation trenches. For the houses, a layer of bigger rocks is laid on top of this mix and a slurry of cement and earth is poured to fill in the gaps. 

READ MORE...

Concrete support

With the reinforcements in place for the windmill suspenders, we have started with the concreting, which will soon be done too. Another two weeks for curing and we’re set to hoist up the windmill.

READ MORE...