Utilizing rotational molding technology, LifeArk components are pre-fabricated into a module-based construction system, ensuring quality-of-design, efficiency in manufacturing and speed and flexibility in assembly.
When assembled, the base unit will have a 8' ceiling clearance.
(1) Roof (2) Window Panel (3) Door Panel
(4) Column (5) Deck (6) Hull (7) Joint Type
LifeArk can be quickly assembled using 80% unskilled labor and standard tools, requiring one-fourth the total building time of traditional methods of construction.
LifeArk Modules are designed for delivery via standard shipping methods.
LifeArk modules are made with high-density polyethylene (HDPE) filled with polyurethane foam which provides structural integrity and optimal thermal values (R-37), in addition to other inherent benefits of HDPE:
• HDPE is the most environmentally stable of all plastics, giving off no harmful fumes into the environment.
• HDPE does not contain BPA, heavy metals or allergens.
• HDPE is a naturally germ-resistant material and offers zero corrosion, zero maintenance.
• HDPE's viscous and elastic characteristics prevents deformation and formation of cracks.
• HDPE is 100% recyclable and is one of the easiest plastic polymers to recycle.
• Products made from Type 2-HDPE recycled plastic are considered eco-friendly because they are made from post-consumer products and are recyclable at the end of their useful life.
The life expectancy of the LifeArk modules are 20-30 years.
Off-Grid, Self-Sustainable Systems
Total Power Generated: 21.3 KWh (355 W unit solar PV x 16 units x 5 hoursx 75% efficency)
Water Harvesting + Filtration:
Expected Daily Water Supply: 2,100 Liters (350 liters daily x 6 persons)
LifeArk modules are equipped with automatic sprinkler systems and egress windows to provide optimal fire safety in case of emergency.
LifeArk modules are currently undergoing stringent tests for fire safety.
LifeArk's modular design allows infinite configuration options to create a number of unique spaces, enabling the master planning of communities.
The modular design also allows LifeArk to be quickly deployed, relocated and reassembled as needed.
Designed to be contextualized to receiving communities, the vernacular of the LifeArk units can be fitted and modified using local materials, skills and labor.
LifeArk units can be fitted with a number of different systems capable of providing clean energy and water off-grid, allowing LifeArk to be assembled anywhere in the world.
Optional System Configurations:
(1) Vertical Wind Turbine
(2) Laminated Glass Solar Panel System
(3) Adjustable Sunshade + Rain Harvesting Canopy
(4) Roof Rain Harvesting Gutter System
(5) LED Light
(6) Ventilation Fan
(7) Double Pane Window Panel System
(8) 60 Gallon Water Tank (x4) - Water Storage + Filtration System
(9) Door Panel System - Heavy-Duty Latch Lock System
(10) Helical Anchoring System – Rapid Footing w/ LABIS (Land Application)
(11) Helical Anchor Mooring System (Water Application)
(12) Geothermal Lake Loop
(13) Geothermal Vertical Loop