National First prize winner


Bringing Water to Life via 3D Printed Roots


Mimicking the function of a tree root network to transport water environmentally and efficiently, AquaRoot’s proprietary 3D printed biodegradable pipe platform enables farmers to print their own irrigation systems rapidly, economically and on site. Enabling them to seed and grow their crops in these pipes even in drought prone environments.

Quick facts

  • 2017 Participant
    Year of participation
  • Sustainable Land Use
  • Ireland

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  • Vincent Farrelly, Founder & CE0 + Polymer Center, Athlone Institute Of Technology

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