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WHAT: HOOP HOUSE
LOCATION: PHIPPS CONSERVATORY, PITTSBURGH, PA
WHEN: SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER 2017
PROFESSORS: JOSH BARD, LORI FITZGERALD
PARTNERS: HARRY BRANCH-SHAW, KIRMAN HANSON, GRACE JI, TAYLOR LATIMER, EMMANUEL NWANDU
A hoop house with a design focused on ease of access to plants during harvesting season while allowing minimal amounts of heat to escape the system during the winter seasons. It was built and installed by our team at the Edible Garden at Phipps Conservatory.


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01 PHOTOS OF THE HOOP HOUSE INSTALLED

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03 AXONOMETRIC


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04 PLAN


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05 ELEVATION


06 ASSEMBLY USING MAINLY METAL CONDUIT AND SHRINK WRAP
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