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Design concept for a Multifunctional Hygiene Cabin 2014
Jönköping University, School of Engineering, JTH, Mechanical Engineering.
2013 (English)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

The project  is related to the design of a new type of Public Toilets from the company Danfo for the year 2014.


The proper project follows asequential order to show how to create solution to the existing problems of these Service  and re-design the product itself to create a new look and new core values to the existing service , creating   a new product line for this kind of service in the market in this particular case the re-design  of a new type of Public Toilets for the year 2014.


Following the sequential order of a  design process it is proposed a new concept of Public Toilets  which will give service to users in City’s and Landscape areas. Developing a new  style and realistic concept of Publict Toilets.  Creating  sustainable buildings  which generate the 60 % of the own used energy,  using renewable energy sources from sun and wind, reusing the rainwater and with purifying water systems, for minimum water consumption, moreover a building  design to avoid vandalism and which give different services on the exterior creating information  reunion point, for the interior is looked at  the essence of  Public Toilets and why they where designed,  creating a new concept of  a multifunctional Hygiene cabin, and resolving the existing detected problems to create a  design concept that satisfied all the stakeholders involved in  the proper artifact and combined with the innovation of the design to open new markets.


A new type of Public Toilets with  new core values and which gives new services based on the conclusion and reflections of the  done research.

It is proposed a Re-design of the Exterior and Interior  of the existing building and the design  of two  new artifacts  for the interior which resolves and gives service, creating new goals for the company  and a new style. Combined with the existing technology and production methods  and materials thinking in the future development and trends.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2013. , 76 p.
Keyword [en]
Hygiene Cabin, Multifunctional Cabin, Public Toilets
National Category
Other Engineering and Technologies not elsewhere specified
URN: urn:nbn:se:hj:diva-20675OAI: diva2:607229
Subject / course
JTH, Product Development
Available from: 2013-04-26 Created: 2013-02-22 Last updated: 2013-04-26Bibliographically approved

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