GOOD DESIGN AWARD

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2011

Good Design Award

Award-winning item
RollingStock [East Japan Railway Company, E5 Series Shinkansen Gran Class]
Business Owner
East Japan Railway Company
Category
Carriages for carrier, industry, civil engineering and building, vessels and relative equipment
Company
KAWASAKI HEAVY INDUSTRIES,LTD (Japan)
RECARO Japan Co.,Ltd (Japan)
Sawada Lighting Design & Analysis Inc. (Japan)
Hitachi, Ltd. (Japan)
Award Number
11G08052
Outline of Good Design Award winners
Outline of Good Design Award winners 2011

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Outline

GranClass, that is new high grade class, produces comfortable and special time on travel to Tohoku district.It enhanced the value of passenger's experience.

Producer

TRANSPORT AND ROLLING STOCK DEPARTMENT,ROLLING STOCK TECHNICAL CENTER,EAST JAPAN RAILWAY COMPANY

Director

Design Division, Hitachi, Ltd.

Designer

Seiji Kamimura / Atsushi Matsuoka, Hitachi,Ltd. + Takashi HARA, Kawasaki Heavy Industries,ltd. + Umio Sugino, RECARO Japan Co.,ltd. + Ryuichi Sawada, Sawada Lighting Design & Analysis Inc.

More information

http://www.jreast.co.jp/e5/granclass.html

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2011/3/5
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