After an internship with Gehl Architects, two students from the University of Washington in the U.S. have produced a handbook on strategies for making better urban spaces for citizens of all ages based on their experiences with the Gehl approach and the Danish bicycle culture.
CykelScore (CycleScore) is a concept developed by the Danish IT company Kofoed & Co. The idea is to motivate more people to get on their bike. The participants collect points by bike, by checking in at checkpoints around town. This is done either by a chip or by smartphone. Since 2011, CycleScore has been an […]
Since spring 2013, an occupational center in Aarhus has rented more than 100 electric bikes to the employees in the municipality. Social and health care workers are amongst the most frequent users.
In late March, the new public bike sharing system in Copenhagen was launched. In late May, Aarhus will follow with 30 new light-weight public shared bikes.
UN-Habitat and European Cyclists’ Federation sign Memorandum of Understanding on promoting cycling as a sustainable means of transport worldwide Dr. Joan Clos, the Executive Director of UN-Habitat and Manfred Neun, President of the European Cyclists’ Federation, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the “Promotion of Cycling as a Sustainable Means of Transportation”.
The City with Innovative Cycling Solutions For Copenhageners, cycling is as natural as brushing their teeth. Very few Copenhageners regard themselves as ”cyclists.” Most see themselves merely as citizens who transport themselves from A to B, using the fastest and most flexible mode of transport, which the bicycle just happens to be in most cases.
I chose how I get around. I ride on and off the road and feel the wind on my face, wherever my journey takes me…. I’m mobile, so BIKE ME! As urbanisation becomes more pronounced, traffic management and mobility becomes more challenging. At Rambøll we help our customers meet today’s high demands for improved transportation […]
- Cycling and Mobility HOE360 Consulting specialises in providing useful and value-added advice for Cycling and Green Mobility projects – be it the street corner that needs an upgrade or strategies to get more people biking. We strongly focus on lifting projects from their first idea to the development of solutions and finally implementing them […]
Expertise in cycle traffic and promotion of cycling Atkins is one of the world’s leading engineering and design consultancies. We employ more than 17,500 people around the world, with regional operations in the Europe, North America, Asia Pacific and the Middle East. We have the breadth and depth of expertise to respond to the most […]
Gottlieb Paludan Architects is creating coherent and creative solutions in places where people live, work and move. Our work is based on an extensive experience with city planning, architecture, mobility, design and city life. Our approach is holistic as well as sustainable. Gottlieb Paludan Architects is developing solutions along with customers; for the users, for […]
Intelligent communication at eye level Kofoed & Co is a front-runner in the digital world, developing innovative and creative state-of the-art projects, electronic information displays, mobile and interactive solutions. We take pride in exploring the technological limits, pushing the boundaries of technologies in a quest to create optimal solutions, collaborating with the best in the business. Kofoed & […]
A Danish City with Focus on Cycling During the last 3 years the Municipality of Randers has been working more intensively with cycling than ever. Randers has focus on cycling as a tool to improve citizens’ health, minimize car traffic, and CO2 emissions. The municipality of Randers has a policy and a master plan for […]
Aalborg is situated in the northern part of Denmark. The Municipality of Aalborg has a population of around 200.000 inhabitants and the urban area a population of some 120.000. This makes Aalborg the fourth largest city in Denmark. In the municipality there is a total of more than 400 km cycle paths and lanes and […]