Automated Rooftop Storage in Amsterdam

Thema: A new urban bicycle parking solution. Beschreibung: Like many dense cities, Amsterdam has a parking problem. In this city, though, it’s a problem of the two-wheeled variety. According to the city, there are about 295,000 bikes parked in the city at a given time but only 200,000 parking spots. But engineers at IBA, the … Weiterlesen

Playing the City

Thema: How design can respond better to the needs of the world today? Beschreibung: The urban design/urban planning initiative infuses the idea of ‘play’ into urban planning and public consultation processes. In the end, new planning problems require innovative planning strategies: this much is obvious. The idea of adding an element of play, or making … Weiterlesen