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IDEO Aquaduct

The Aquaduct is a pedal-powered concept vehicle that transports, filters, and stores water. The functional model was designed and constructed in three weeks by five IDEO engineers and designers for the Innovate or Die contest, hosted by Specialized Bicycles, Google, and Goodby, Silverstein and Partners.

IDEO Aquaduct

Primary Function: To create a vehicle that can address water sanitation and transportation in the developing world.

Targeted Beneficiaries: Individuals in the developing world affected by water sanitation and transportation issues.

Need Addressed: Access to and transportation of safe drinking water.

Uniqueness: The Aquaduct is designed to enable a person to sanitize and transport water simultaneously, potentially lessening the physical strain of the task and freeing up more time for work, education, or family.

Dimensions: N/A

User Requirements: Water is filtered as rider pedals.

Resources: www.ideo.com/work/featured/aquaduct

Approximate Cost: Unknown

IDEO Aquaduct

Geographic Coverage: Offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia

Distributor: IDEO

Primary Contacts: Contacts listed on site at www.ideo.com/locations/

Languages Spoken: English

Phone Number: Many listed on site at www.ideo.com/locations/

Physical Address: Many listed on site at www.ideo.com/locations/

Website: http://www.ideo.com/work/featured/aquaduct

Other Information and Links: www.ideo.com/work; www.youtube.com/watch?v=-U-mvfjyiao

IDEO Aquaduct

The Aquaduct is a pedal-powered concept vehicle that transports, filters, and stores water. The functional model was designed and constructed in three weeks by five IDEO engineers and designers for the Innovate or Die contest, hosted by Specialized Bicycles, Google, and Goodby, Silverstein and Partners.

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