World’s Largest 3-D Printed Reef Installed at Summer Island Maldives

The world’s largest 3-D printed reef was submerged on Saturday (11 August) at Summer Island Maldives, in what is hoped could be a new technology-driven method to help coral reefs survive a warming climate.

The artificial reef, assembled with hundreds of ceramic and concrete modules, was submerged at Summer Island’s ‘Blue Lagoon’ — a sandy part of the lagoon, where the resort hopes to create a new coral reef ecosystem. Continue reading “World’s Largest 3-D Printed Reef Installed at Summer Island Maldives”