ARKUP NO. 1 FLOATING HOUSE IN MIAMI

March 1, 2019 The Unbiased Writer

After years of development, Arkup‘s first mobile over-water home is finished. Envisioned by Dutch architect Koen Olthuis, this 4,350 square feet of above-water living space combines elements of a houseboat, yacht, and oil rig. Designed to withstand a Category 4 hurricane, its unique hydraulic self-elevating system can go down 20 feet to lift it above the waves. Equipped with a solar panel array on the roof, a 1,000 kWh battery pack to store energy for nighttime use, a rainwater collection system, and a pair of 100 kW thrusters; take a closer look at Arkup‘s No. 1 Floating House in Miami below: For more information visit: https://arkup.com/

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