copenhagen design week 09: technical university of denmark copenhagen design week 09: technical university of denmark
aug 31, 2009

copenhagen design week 09: technical university of denmark

as part of CODE during copenhagen design week 09, students from the technical university of denmark are currently exhibiting projects.

fl smidth roadrunner – weighs 45kgs, powered by fuel cell stock

the DTU ecocars – fl smidth roadrunners were designed by students at the university. the purpose with the cars is to come up with a design that enables the cars to use as little fuel as possible.

fl smidth roadrunners are powered by hydrogen. the advancing technologies in the hydrogen field are sparking many activities. in several countries there are projects underway to establish hydrogen highways.

fl smidth roadrunner

fl smidth roadrunner

the sustainable arctic cottage – ‘illuhome’ by kristoffer negendahl, jonas vendel jensen, brian hurup felby, thomas mondrup

the tourist cottage ‘illuhome’ is designed for the extreme artic environment of the northern or southern hemisphere with the main target being coastal areas in greenland.

although targeting a rough environment such as the artic, it was also essential to incorporate local culture, local employment and local handling of materials in design.

the structure is easy to assemble and has been designed for series production. aluminium supports ensure low weight and easy assembly. ‘illuhome’

‘illuhome’

‘illuhome’

‘illuhome’ – insulation

‘illuhome’

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