The paths of designers and trainspotters are forever crossing these days, as Impact Design and Marketing in Somerset will vouch. Marketing director Richard Oliver says modelmaking fans are already replicating a new identity Impact has applied to a Class 59 locomotive which is yet to enter full service. But perhaps the group is partly responsible, as it made the first model to present to the client, Deutsche Bahn. “These things can become collectors items,” notes Oliver.
Mother Design New York has developed the brand, which launches alongside refurbished interiors from consultancy Yabu Pushelberg.
As Expo 2020 opens in the Middle East, we run down some of our favourite pavilions – featuring DIY spaceships and the world’s largest passenger lift.
We speak to exhibition designers to find out how they navigate the unique challenges of designing for a show that will occupy multiple venues.
A biomass fuel solution for farms, a unique hydrogen innovation and a service which cuts down on food waste are among the winners of Prince William’s environmental awards.