Slide to the Train Station with the Transfer Accelerator by HIK Ontwerpers

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HIK Ontwerpers capitalized on the opportunity to provide a unique and playful experience for commuters in their hometown of .  Part of a complete renovation of the Overvecht railway station the transfer accelerator, the official name given to the slide by ProRail the railway maintenance company, provides a fun and unforgettable way of getting to where you are going.  The slide was installed as the final piece of the station renovation and opened earlier this month.

A video and additional photographs of the transfer accelerator following the break.

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Courtesy of HIK Ontwerpers
Courtesy of HIK Ontwerpers
Cite: Minner, Kelly. "Slide to the Train Station with the Transfer Accelerator by HIK Ontwerpers" 06 Aug 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed 29 Nov 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=153118>
  • http://uptodayarch.blogspot.com up_today_arch

    nice…:)… but where is the notice; “the risk is your own and bla-bla-bla…”:)))

  • Allan

    From the tenth story I wish

  • http://www.regenerativehomes.com/ RegenerativeHomes

    This article linked to a spoof video with “joke” subtitles that doesn’t match what is being said. Arch Daily consistently does a poor job checking their content. At RegenerativeHomes we are no longer linking to Arch Daily articles.