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Sliding doors bring light and space to new children’s hospital

Being admitted to hospital is a daunting prospect for anyone, but for children this is a real ordeal. Parents’ anxiety is passed on to the children and the fear of the unknown and being away from home must all... > Read more

Self-closing telescopic slide; a practical solution for accessing waste bins

People want their surroundings to look good and they need it to work for them. Therefore the design of our urban environment is important; not just to be aesthetically pleasing, but also practical. This means that... > Read more

Sliding doors use heavy duty telescopic slides

A Paris hospital, Fondation Rothschild, needed a practical solution to hang sliding doors to solve a patient handling problem. Traditionally the doors hang from a top rail and move on rollers. However, ceiling hoist... > Read more

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Extendable ramp for wheelchair cargo bike

The cargo bike has been designed so that a wheelchair user can enjoy the freedom of cycling. The manufacturer realised that a standard ramp would be too steep...

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Extendable ramp for wheelchair cargo bike

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