Taxi Fabric

Thema: A unique platform for designers in Mumbai. Beschreibung: Taxis in India, particularly in Mumbai, are not only the most convenient form of transport but have also become an iconic piece of culture. Although much attention is given to each taxi by its driver – to make it stand out from his competitors – very … Weiterlesen

FOODLOGICA

Thema: A logistical service designed to clean the last mile of Amsterdam’s local food system using e‑trikes. Beschreibung: FOODLOGICA links local food, consumers and businesses in Amsterdam’s city center through transport that reduces emissions, congestion and pollution. FOODLOGICA’s flexible services suit diverse clients, such as local businesses such as food shops, small-scale food producers, chefs, … Weiterlesen

Mellowcabs

Thema: Urban micro transport. Beschreibung: Mellowcabs are electric vehicles that provide first and last mile, public transport in urban areas. Mellowcabs are the only vehicles of their kind that hold a full international road worthy status. They are manufactured in South Africa from recycled materials. South Africa’s transport market is characterized by large fossil-fuelled vehicles … Weiterlesen

WE ARE TRAFFIC

 Thema: An ongoing photographic series portraying cyclists. Beschreibung: The project “WE ARE TRAFFIC” was started by Hamburg-based photographers Björn Lexius and Till Gläser. They want to draw attention to the bicycle as means of transport and to support the demand for equal rights for cyclists in traffic. Ort: Hamburg, Germany Web und Text-/Bildquelle: WE ARE … Weiterlesen

NOMADgardens

Thema: A ‘roaming’ community garden/art space. Beschreibung: Envisioned by finding beauty in the left over, NOMAD, seeks to enhance the ‘flux’ state of Mission Bay by taking advantage of the many open spaces it has to offer. Because NOMADgardens will be transportable, durable, low maintenance and designed for all to enjoy, the garden can be … Weiterlesen

MyCiTi Cape Town

Thema: Urban transformation. Beschreibung: The Cape Town Integrated Rapid Transit (IRT) system, MyCiTi, is a bold initiative to transform the public transport sector by dramatically improving the customer’s experience thereof. This initiative will seek to integrate all of the current transport modal options into a coherent package. Among the modes to be integrated are: Metrorail … Weiterlesen

EvacuSpots

Thema: The official meeting places where anyone can go for a safe ride if the Mayor of New Orleans must call a mandatory evacuation. The exact same places residents will have a ride back to once the City is safe and re-entry begins. Beschreibung: EvacuSpots was proposed to meet the needs and concerns of New … Weiterlesen

Rio de Janeiro: The gondola opens up the favela

Thema: Urban Transportation Beschreibung: Linking the mountainous favela with the rest of the city – and ensuring its participation in Rio’s fast-growing economy – was a serious challenge. The Complex of Alemao’s uneven terrain was not suitable for conventional modes of transportation, but the gondola is a smart and cost-effective solution for the integration of … Weiterlesen