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Life pipe / Evacuation System

Life pipe
Life pipe

Life pipe is an emergency evacuation system set up on top of tall buildings. In case of emergency, people on upper floors can turn to the device, which provides quick access to buildings nearby. The accurate parameters can be preset. The system is composed of a large extensible pipe, a guiding rope and a pedestal containing an air pump and a battery pack. When the emergency button is pushed down, the guiding rope reaches the pipe on the target building first. Then the air pump runs and the extensible pipe extend along the rope to the target building, after which people can evacuate safely.

University

Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University
Hangzhou, China

Design

Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University
Hangzhou, China

Yijun Pan Siqi Li Lixiang Li Ximeng Su