1stPRIX SPECIAL URBAN DESIGN
Augusto Indio Da Costa
SMART SHELTER, design Augusto Indio Da Costa, Brazil
The smart shelter is made of an arch in powder coated metal which continuously towards its concrete bench. On one of the pillars, a compact vertical totem will offer city information and live advertising camera surveillance, USB chargers and a panic button which will connect people directly to city agents in case of emergencies.
GPS monitored buses or trams will be directly linked to the totem, so that passengers will know the exact position of the vehicles on a map.