As a former soldier, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Humanihut, Neale Sutton, had first-hand experience in the hardships of conflict. That experience was his biggest inspiration behind designing an innovative, robust temporary emergency accommodation solution, which was rapidly deployable, had design flexibility allowing a structure to be used for multiple applications, and did not compromise on durability and performance.
2013 - Establishment of HumanihutHumanihut Pty Ltd was established.
2015 - Humanihut Pty Ltd LaunchedHumanihut Pty Ltd was launched by the Premier of the Government of South Australia, the Honourable Mr Jay Weatherill. The news release can be downloaded here. Video footage and photos of the launch can be found here.
2016 - Humanihut Featured in Disrupt 100Humanihut was included in Disrupt 100 – a bi-annual publication celebrating the businesses with the most potential to influence, change or create new global markets. Download Humanihut’s Media Release and the Disrupt 100 Press Release.
2018 - Humanihut Awarded the Good Design AwardThe Humanihut Field Infrastructure System was awarded Best in Class for Engineering Design and was also a Nominee for the Award of the Year for Engineering Design in May 2018. Good Design Australia is an international design promotional organisation who is committed to promoting the importance of design to business, industry, government and the general public, and the critical role it plays in creating a better, safer and more prosperous world.
2019 - Business Council Design for Export Awards: WinnerThe Humanihut Field Infrastructure System was judged the Overall Winner in the Design Strategy category at the Business SA Export Awards in October 2019. These awards are a joint initiative between Good Design Australia and Business SA, and celebrate the success of South Australia’s design-led exporters. For more information, click here.
Understanding and anticipating the individual needs and requirements of our clients; and providing them with solutions that exceed their expectations; logistically, financially, operationally, and environmentally.
Creating a culture & atmosphere built on trust, respect, accountability, appreciation & belonging.
Communicating both internally and externally in an effective, timely, respectful and efficient manner.
We are driven in the pursuit of delivering the highest quality products through continuous improvement.
Growing the Humanihut brand to be recognised as the world leader in rapidly deployable, innovative, adaptive solutions, for multiple uses across many sectors including humanitarian, medical infrastructure, emergency management, defence, and the mining and construction industries.
Humanihut recognises that its operations have a broader economic, environmental and social impact. Humanihut incorporates sustainable development and manufacturing processes in its business model. We aim to positively impact social, economic and environmental factors through the following commitments.
We aim to use materials and manufacturing processes that have the least detrimental impact on the environment.
We ensure that our partners follow ethical labour practices
Our staff have a broad base of design and construction experience, and volunteer and military service.
All Humanihut business is conducted transparently and legally.