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Rescue R-01 / Rescue vehicle

Rescue R-01
Rescue R-01

This rescue vehicle is optimized for different kinds of disaster scenarios on locations who’s hard to reach by traditional vehicles. When developing this vehicle the focus have been on train crashes.
This modular vehicle have the possibility to drive on the railway tracks to ease the rescue operation. It have 3 different stages where it can act like a bus to transport personnel, be a truck to transport equipment or act like an ambulance.
One of the modules can also be dropped off at the crash site and expanded in to a big temporary hospital to treat victims on site.


Umeå Institute of Design

Umeå Institute of Design
Advanced Product Design
Umeå, Sweden

Alexander Turesson,
Umeå Institute of Design

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