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Ocean Star / parking lot

Ocean Star
Ocean Star

iF concept design award 2010

iF concept design award 2010

Ocean Star is designed for solving parking crowded in CBD. The whole parking process is automated.To decrease petrol consumption and emissions, changing the cubic capacity of ballonet is used instead of mechanical power. Being a unique landscape it can also help to put on a fire nearby by providing store water. Just like bubbles in water , more cars can parked in the cubic capacity than in the traditional one. Volume expansion make the car float on the water and guided to the exit. The unique form parking underwater make it possible to regulate temperature in the car. Parking don’t limit by weather any more.

University

Guangdong University of Technology

Guangdong University of Technology
Guangzhou, China

Bi Zhao
Wen Jiang

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Design

Guangdong University of Technology

Guangdong University of Technology
Guangzhou, China

Runyong Liang/Xiaomin Zhou/Xin Huang/ Luan Yang / Zongzhong Wu/Bi Zhao/Fengming Chen/Yuke Li / Yujie Chen/Jiamin Liang/Fengchi Lu

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