Firm principal returns from volunteer design charette in Nigeria reports

Ben Walmer, principal in the Somerville-based architectural firm, LiMN Architects, recently returned from rural Nigeria where he donated eight days of his time and professional expertise to help children and families step out of poverty

The project scope includes a 12+ acre training center with a dormitory for 20 students, a simple classroom and dining pavilion for 30 students, a production facility for tilapia farming and Hydroponic gardening, zero energy water flow-driven spiral waterwheels to move water from the river to fish tanks, a bioreactor to generate all electrical needs, and other related infrastructure.

Read more at the [SOURCE: – LiMN Achitects principal returns from volunteer design charette in Nigeria – Somerset Reporter]

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