designed by Designworks.
Designworks provides design strategy, research, design development, sustainability consulting, brand communications, 3D modeling, and color, materials, and finish to many of the world's great brands. The creative partner to BMW Group, it also serves clients across diverse industries through studios in Los Angeles, Munich, and Singapore. The company designs a wide range of products from jets to computers and has an unparalleled understanding of consumers and the world of design that surrounds them. Hi-Glo lighting from the Metro40 collection for Landscape Forms has earned IDEA, ID Magazine Design Review, Green GOOD DESIGN and FX International Interior Design awards. In 2010, Fast Company magazine ranked Designworks as the world's "#1 Most Innovative Company in Design", and among the Most Innovative Companies in 2010.
Connect 2.0 elevates the transit experience with a visual simplicity and quiet sophistication that complements surrounding architecture and landscaping. Designed in partnership with Designworks, a global leader in the science and design of moving people, its timeless expression elevates an individual's transportation experience and the brand experience of municipalities and corporate, healthcare, and university campuses.
The shelter's integrated and layered LED lighting subtly illuminates sidewalks, curbs, and the shelter's interior and immediate surroundings. Lights can be powered via grid or solar panels. The ADA-compliant shelter is available in multiple tempered glass and open panel configurations. Tempered glass, solid honeycomb aluminum panel, and aluminum louvered roof options create unique design statements that also address site requirements and climate conditions.