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Aqup / accessible shower cabinet

Aqup

Aqup is an accessible shower cabinet suitable for elderly and disabled people. Shower enclosure is designed to be maximally accessible and spacious . Middle panel is shaped that its upper part is used as wide shower head. The vertical part of the panel uses a motor mechanism to reshape the seat that helps a person to sit safely , securely perform hygiene and rise up again . Control button is placed in the seat armrests . The seating surface is covered by non-slip silicone. The whole mechanism, water pipes and drainage are located in the main wall of the shower, so it can be rebuild and combined with the other elements of the bathroom.

University

Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Faculty of Architecture

Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Faculty of Architecture
Bratislava, Slovakia

Adam Tóth,
Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Faculty of Architecture