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U3: Site Grid to City Grid for 3-10 Homes

Connection to City Utility Grid for Electric, Water, Sewer, Gas, and Data. Managed Distribution to Living Units.

  • Handshake with City Utility Lines and Meters
  • Water Heater and Hydronics
  • Fresh and Blackwater Pumps
  • Digital Control and Monitoring
  • U3E for All Electric Version. U3ES for Solar Version

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U3: Site Grid to City Grid for 3-10 Homes

Connection to City Utility Grid for Electric, Water, Sewer, Gas, and Data. Managed Distribution to Living Units.

  • Handshake with City Utility Lines and Meters
  • Water Heater and Hydronics
  • Fresh and Blackwater Pumps
  • Digital Control and Monitoring
  • U3E for All Electric Version. U3ES for Solar Version
  1. Concept: A low cost minimalist shelter with on-board utilities for urban homeless.

  2. Environment: Current Urban Encampments.

  3. Occupancy:  1-4 people as family. 

  4. Servicing:  Weekly replenishment of utilities, and food / personal care items through external access only of utility area.  No service provider access to personal space.  Service provided by non-profit / religious organizations.

  5. Base Requirements:
  • Weatherproof: Exterior vandal resistant skin for weather protection and insulation.  Including floor and roof.
  • Security and Safety: Security windowed door with keyed exterior access.  Escape window and security screen for emergency egress and ventilation on open from interior.
  • Personal Use: Sleeping area above floor.  Maximum storage space for personal goods
  • Ability to Clean: Wall supported interior fixtures to maintain clear floor area for cleaning.
  • Movable: Design as a skid to winch onto tilt trailer for delivery and re-location.
  • Aesthetics:  Home-like exterior and interior design and finishes.
  1. Utilities fed from Remote Utility Unit:
  • Clean Water: Water for sanitation, hygiene, and possible drinking – cooking.
  • Wastewater: Wastewater from toilet, sink, and possible floor drain.
  • HVAC Systems:  Ventilation, heating, and cooling.
  • Power: 12V DC Power Supply from Utility Unit