Total eclipse with a dome

Eclipse in darkness

Many people experienced the solar eclipse that recently passed through the United States. A few were able to experience at a Monolithic Dome, which passed right over a dome in Georgia.

A Day in the Life at Monolithic Headquarters

Gary profile

Life at Monolithic headquarters in Italy, Texas is exciting and filled with all things Monolithic Domes. We bring you a first-hand look from our vice president of sales Gary Clark

Interior completed in Australia dome home

Great room

After years of dreaming and planning, a Monolithic Dome home in Australia has been completed. The interior was recently finished, creating an amazing space for the homeowners.

Midwest dome home finishes recoating

Home recoat

Monolithic Domes, just like any other building, require upkeep to remain functional. The Monolithic Dome home in Dighton, Kansas known as the Muddpuddle Dome On The Prairie was recently recoated to preserve the dome.

The passing of the Airform pioneer

Jack Boyt

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Arthur J. “Jack” Boyt, Jr. Jack is the pioneer of Airform membrane design and a key figure in the Monolithic Dome industry from nearly its beginning. He passed away on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at the age of 93 in his home in Ankeny, Iowa.

Hobbit Home for sale

Hobbit home

Known as the “Shire of Montana,” this unique Monolithic Dome home is the latest to come on the market.

Dome of a Home for sale

Dome home

A recognizable Monolithic Dome home on the sunny shores of Florida’s Gulf Coast is currently for sale.

Mitigation through Monolithic Domes

Dome shelter

As superintendents and other school officials consider options for new buildings and ways to protect students, Monolithic Domes are known for being more efficient and cost-effective options.

A conversation about grain storage domes

Grain storage domes

Bulk storage is one function that Monolithic Domes can provide. We look specifically at grain storage, and how Monolithic Domes efficiently store that commodity.

Could a dome survive an explosion?

Test dome

Monolithic Domes have been proven to withstand earthquakes, hurricanes, fires, and even gun shots. But what about an explosion? Thanks to a test by South Industries, we know the answer.

Living Arts College for sale

3 domes

The Living Arts College property, located in Raleigh, North Carolina, has come up for sale. This is a unique structure, featuring three interconnected Monolithic Domes. Along with the main building, the school also has a dormitory that is included with the sale.

Deck the Dome

Dome Christmas lights

The Christmas season is already here, and we want to share some dressed up domes with you.

School district protects students by building dome

Project rendering

Located in the heart of what is dubbed “Tornado Alley” sits Oklahoma. Since a recent tornado slammed through schools, districts are working to make schools safer for their students. One district is doing that with a Monolithic Dome.

Year in Review: 2016

As the end of the year fast approaches, we look back on what 2016 held for us.

New sports dome completed in Taiwan

Dome entrance

Monolithic Domes are built around the world. This dome serves as a sports facility in Taiwan, as part of a larger sports complex. Located in the ‘Ring of Fire,’ this structure serves its purpose well.

Industry publication highlights storage domes

Cement storage dome

Dry Cargo International, a dry cargo and storage industry publication, featured Monolithic Domes in its November 2016 issue. The article featured Monolithic Dome cement storage and touted their efficient storage capabilities.

Construction begins on school dome addition

Rendering of school

The Vanguard School in Colorado Springs, CO is adding a Monolithic Dome to its campus. The building will serve as the junior high for the charter school and will house seventh- and eighth-graders.

Photo gallery: Arcadia home interior

Great room

The Arcadia Monolithic Dome home in Providence, Utah was recently completed and the owners were able to move in. We offer a look inside the completed home.

Community open house for Catoosa dome

Ribbon cutting

The Catoosa Cafeteria Monolithic Dome held an open house this week. The ceremony publically celebrated the opening of the domed addition to the school.

A historic home in a historic town

Dome front door.

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania is known as a historic site. But this town is home to another historic site, the first residential Ecoshell concrete dome built in the state.

Utah dome home open house Nov. 5th

Dome home exterior

A Monolithic Dome home in Northern Utah will be holding an open house on Saturday November 5th. This is an exciting moment after years of planning and construction.

Living life off the grid

Solar panels at home

Living off the grid is a dream for some, but for one Canadian couple it’s a reality. Thanks to a Monolithic Dome, they have been living a sustainable life for a decade.

MDI featured in architecture magazine

Bruco the caterpillar, where the Airforms are made. Located next to the freeway, it is a landmark for many driving through Texas.

AIA Dallas featured the Monolithic Dome Institute in the latest issue of Columns magazine. This one page highlight focused on Bruco the caterpillar, Monolithic’s history, and the resilience of domes.

Australian adventure nears completion

Dome home from street

For one Australian couple, building a dome home has truly been an adventure. Complications have abounded. Electricians and plumbers have scoffed. Banks have denied their requests. But they have trudged on, and their dream is almost complete.