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How Ferrocement can save the world!

I recently listened to an extremely interesting Stanford entrepreneurial podcast by Brent Constantz of Calera, who definitely has a planet-changing vision. You can listen here.

Brent and I share the same goals: to use technology to reduce the carbon footprint of the world’s construction industry.

My Ferrocement Story

Recently, I’ve been speaking with some of my architecture friends about the prefabricated Ferrocement building system I invented (the am‑cor System), and they’ve said, “Remind me Angus, what exactly is Ferrocement?”

I’ve been breathing all things Ferrocement for years now, and it’s easy to forget that Ferrocement is definitely not mainstream (yet!).

This blog entry will serve as a quick introduction to Ferrocement and my experiences with it.