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Revealing Infrastructure in Colombia

Multipurpose telecommunication towers

Multipurpose telecommunication towers: Network of mobile telephone telecommunication antennas incorporating multiple functions for the benefit of neighborhoods in Medellín, Colombia.

The design thus seeks to generate a novel network of public facilities attached to either existing or new telecommunication towers.

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Next Generation prizes: The future is in their hands
 
“A novel network of public facilities attached to either existing or new telecommunication towers”
 
Project Entry 2017 for Latin America
Project Details
Location
Medellín, Colombia
Authors
Alejandro Vargas Marulanda
Main Author
Alejandro Vargas Marulanda
Universidad Nacional de Colombia – Sede Medellín, Colombia
Daniel Felipe Zuluaga Londoño
Main Author
Daniel Felipe Zuluaga Londoño
Universidad Nacional de Colombia – Sede Medellín, Colombia
Iojann Restrepo García
Main Author
Iojann Restrepo García
Universidad Nacional de Colombia – Sede Medellín, Colombia
Prizes
Awards
"Next Generation" 4th prize 2017
Latin America
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“Making infrastructure accessible” – Sustainable design by Iojann Restrepo García
“Making infrastructure accessible” – Sustainable design by Iojann Restrepo García

The multipurpose telecommunication towers provide an answer to a global problem of access to communication says Iojann …

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