Bison was proud to donate the pedestals and wood deck tiles used to create outdoor spaces for the award winning Lumenhaus project built by the students at Virginia Tech. LUMENHAUS is the third solar house designed and built at Virginia Tech as part of a research program begun in 2002. An innovative design integrating architecture and technology, the project won the international Solar Decathlon Competition in Madrid, Spain in June of 2010. In January, 2012, it was announced that the LUMENHAUS has won a 2012 AIA Honor Award for Architecture. This is the first time this award has been given to a university team.
Location: Blacksburg, VA USA
Project Size: 1992 sq ft
Completion Date: 2009
Owner: Virginia Tech University