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NEV HYMAN

NevHouse features on Sunrise TV

NevHouse features on Sunrise TV

Surf board shaping legend Nev Hyman is interviewed by Sunrise TV, aired nationally across Australia recently. Nev explains his philosophy about taking the plastic waste that we throw away and turning it into low cost structures for nations in need. The demand for NevHouse product has been meteoric as more and more countries realise the economic, environmental and often political benefits of low cost rapidly deployable homes, schools and medical clinics. Click here to watch the interview

NevHouse launches stage one of a community in Vanuatu

NevHouse launches stage one of a community in Vanuatu

The twelve tribes of Tanna came together with the heads of the Tafae Province and Ministers from the Vanuatu Government including the acting Prime Minister to celebrate the first of many planned communities for Vanuatu.  The structures built by NevHouse and it's consortium of members are category 5 cyclone rated and are sufficient to house the population of the Enkatalei community whom they were built for, in the likely event of another severe weather event. At all other times, these structures can be used by the community as schools to educate the children, as a medical clinic to treat the sick, and to provide shelter for all others.

Creating flat-pack, cyclone-proof housing for vulnerable Pacific nations

Creating flat-pack, cyclone-proof housing for vulnerable Pacific nations

In a report by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Mark Solomon, the rich history of NevHouse is uncovered and plans to deliver homes, clinics and schools to the cyclone ravaged nation of Vanuatu are unveiled. Watch the 730 report to see the whole story including interviews with lead Architect Ken McBryde, Founder Nev Hyman and Senior Policy Advisor to the Vanuatu Government Mr. Paul Nalau. Read the full article.