Perkins+Will devised an indoor track, custom bike racks, and more for the Chicago bike component company SRAM. Check out the Ultimate Office
The University of British Columbia in Vancouver unveiled its plans to develop micro-apartments. The 140-square foot Nano Studio is a means to address an affordable student housing shortage. Check out the floor plans. The double bed folds up to create a desk.
Here’s the link to the article posted by Inhabitat on March 6. Pretty cool!
As Dartmouth explores locations for a parking structure in the West End of campus, it will be important to consider the future impact of driver-less cars and ride sharing. Check out this article from Arrowstreet, Inc.
At the monthly landscape committee meeting last week, we reviewed the myriad of materials and features found on campus. There are more than 42 different types of bollards. I saw this one last night in Ottawa’s Confederation Park.
A friend who knows of my interest in transit and Canada shared this link. Wouldn’t it be fun to do a bus shelter like this at Dartmouth?
This is not intended to promote Duracell.
A number of volunteers gathered today to prepare for the Occom Pond Party & Dartmouth’s Winter Carnival next weekend. “Heroes & Villains” is the theme. Under the able direction of Bill Young, snow was piled for sculptures, and ice blocks from the pond were assembled into an ice castle.