In the mid-1960s, Michael Mart, founder of Bennington Carriages, designed his first carriage for safe driving of the family’s new ponies.
The Spira arts centre in Jönköping, a massive music and theatre complex that was opened in November 2011, has already become a local landmark.
Spira arts centre,
Inspiria Science Center in Sarpsborg, Norway is hard to miss, with its stunning glass and aluminium exterior.
Inspiria Science Center
Geutebrück is a renowned manufacturer of high-end video security systems. Its signature is the seamless integration of existing systems with advanced digital technologies together with an outstanding man-machine interface.
Solardome Industries is the market leader of glass and aluminium geodesic domes in the United Kingdom.
After nearly three decades of civil war, Angola is rising from the ashes. Sapa takes part in the renewal.
Sapa Building Systems Ltd,
When it comes to “green” certification, there are no bad products, just bad design, say the creators of the world’s leading cradle-to-cradle certification program.
Sapa Pole Products,
Policies of social and environmental responsibility are here to stay. Sapa is intertwining its sustainability practices with suppliers and customers.
Sapa Heat Transfer,
Soft and forgiving but as strong as steel. Norwegian manufacturer Lattix developes and produces lightweight trussed aluminium masts.
Maximal Compact is the name of a window that has been a real sales success for Swedish window-maker Maximal Aluminiumfönster.
Danish-based Scotia designs and supplies solar streetlight systems that generate renewable energy and helps cities achieve the environmental goal of zero-emission street lighting.
It feeds clean, solar energy into the electricity grid and offsets over one-third of the energy needed for highway illumination on site – America’s first solar highway project is well underway in Oregon.
As an emerging technology, wind power offers many opportunities for product innovation.
Fionia Lighting is set to achieve a technological shift in the horticulture industry.
"The challenge for me – as a designer – was to create a bike parking system that would look like a consumer product.” says Feiko Withagen, senior designer at Dutch manufacturer VelopA.
Aircraft manufacturers and engine designers are not the only ones who strive to shave weight at the design stage.
Sapa was chosen by Twinfix to assist with the development of profiles used with the new panels in vertical glazing applications.
The new roof being built on BC Place in Vancouver looks astonishing and will bring a new record to Canada.
Olympic Winter Games,
Torbjörn Sternsjö got stuck in China. Three years became 13 and recently he was awarded.