Binggu Town & Caichang Town, China

Miyi County, Panzhihua City, Sichuan

Earth Building

Project Partner: Kunming University of Science and Technology

Project Information:

  • Owing to the successful project completion in Malongxiang and Panlianzhen, more villagers expressed their willingness to build their new rammed earth houses.
  • In Binggu Town, a university student got in touch with the team and self-organized the local villgers to demolish the old house and built a brick tobacco house and a new rammed earth house next to it in Sep 2022.
  • In Huangqiao Village, Caichang Town, the team decided to help 3 brothers to build their houses as demonstration project.

Mar 2023 - 2nd floor ramming work was completed for another household.
Jan 2023 - constuction work for 2 households (two houses) was almost completed.
Oct 2022 - commencement of construction work in Huangqiao Village
Sep 2022 - investigation trips