To advance and promote earthen construction
Earthen construction is an established, mainstream building technology
Earthen construction is for everyone.
ECI was founded to make earthen construction building more accessible to the many consumers, professionals, and institutions who seek the most sustainable materials for modern construction.
Earthen Construction News
New earthen building code amendments featured on Texas Public Radio and the City of San Antonio Press Release.
Earthen Construction Initiative is establishing a comprehensive set of community and professional resources to advance and promote earthen construction in Texas and beyond.
Click through to see FAQs, Glossary, Photo Galleries, and links to more Resources and Organizations.
Earthen Construction Initiative presents lectures and other educational events for professionals and individuals interested in earthen construction. Stay tuned for information on upcoming classes!
The ECI Board meets the first Tuesday of each month.
ECI Members Present!
Short-format presentation series occurring the first Tuesday of each month, following the ECI Board meeting.
A big thank you to Southwest School of Art for its continued support and use of their facilities. Thank you for your generosity!
With your help, we’ll continue to expand our efforts in outreach, education, and research to help bring earthen construction into the mainstream. We welcome your participation, your ideas, and your support.