National Express has unveiled the new livery for its ScotRail franchise. The livery, by Randak Design Consultants, will be applied to four different types of train, according to consultancy managing director Charles Randak. Saatchi & Saatchi Design has revamped the line’s logo. On Monday the coach and rail operator announced orders for 62 new trains worth 148m for ScotRail and another franchise, Central Trains.
A patent filed by the company reveals a mobile with thermal elements embedded into the screen, which would heat it up and fill any cracks if it became damaged.
The professional finance body has been given a new look by Smith & Milton, which includes a flat, line-drawn coat of arms, san-serif typeface and updated colour palette.
The museum and cultural hub in Shenzhen has announced it will open to the public in December, and will include a permanent gallery space curated by the V&A.
The 12th edition of the annual design festival takes place this coming March, and will see the likes of Gail Bichler and Chris Ware speak.