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U-Pool / Barrier-free shower/bath for the elderly


Lebens(t)räume 2005

Lebens(t)räume 2005

3rd prize - 500 Euro

U-Pool is a bathtub especially suited for the elderly but which all age groups can use thanks to its modern design and innovative engineering. This is where the elements shower and bath are merged into one product and fitted with handy aids, such as handles, modular storage places, height-adjustable seat, extended tap unit as well as emergency button. The entrance into the hemisphere is at floor level; complying with the barrier-free bathroom concept.


Universität Duisburg-Essen

Universität Essen
Essen, Germany

Michael Lammel

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Boris Pickenhagen

Boris Pickenhagen
Essen, Germany