Lumadome

NewHouse Research and Design

The [Lumadome Shelter](http://www.decadome.com/shelter.html “http://www.decadome.com/shelter.html”) is a safe, comfortable and lockable shelter for temporary or long term use. It is one model in the DecaDome® system comprised of a connector-and-panel system that allows quick assembly and mass-production.

Product description

The [Lumadome Shelter](http://www.decadome.com/shelter.html “http://www.decadome.com/shelter.html”) is a safe, comfortable and lockable shelter for temporary or long term use. It is one model in the DecaDome® system comprised of a connector-and-panel system that allows quick assembly and mass-production.

Target region(s)
Haiti
Distributors/implementing organizations

[NewHouse R&D](http://www.decadome.com/shelter.html “http://www.decadome.com/shelter.html”).

Market suggested retail price

[< $350.00 USD]( https://www.jovoto.com/projects/300house/ideas/12245 "https://www.jovoto.com/projects/300house/ideas/12245") for a basic DecaDome shelter built from lumber and 1/2" plywood. [~$3,000 USD per unit with shipping to Haiti.](http://www.abetterworldbydesign.com/2013/2013/09/04/conference-impacts-decadomes-make-it-to-haiti/ "http://www.abetterworldbydesign.com/2013/2013/09/04/conference-impacts-decadomes-make-it-to-haiti/")[Donations are accepted](http://www.abetterworldbydesign.com/2013/2013/09/04/conference-impacts-decadomes-make-it-to-haiti/ "http://www.abetterworldbydesign.com/2013/2013/09/04/conference-impacts-decadomes-make-it-to-haiti/") to help reduce shipping costs.

Competitive landscape

[Better Shelter](http://www.bettershelter.org/ “http://www.bettershelter.org/”), any and all tents used for disaster relief shelters, [Hexayurt](
http://hexayurt.com/#family “http://hexayurt.com/#family”), [CircHouse](http://circhouse.com/products.html “http://circhouse.com/products.html”).

SDG targeted

Protection from the sun, harsh winds, rain, snow, and other outside elements that threaten human safety and health.

Target user(s)

[First responders](http://www.decadome.com/partners.html “http://www.decadome.com/partners.html”) to emergencies, homeowners, disaster planners, disaster victims, military users, work camps, summer camps.

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