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2019

Good Design Award

Award-winning item
boulevard/public square [The Reborn Project of Showa Boulevard and Intersection Public Squares in Oita]
Business Owner
Oita Prefectural Government
Category
14-04 Landscape, civil engineering structures
Company
Landscape Architecture and Community Design Laboratory, Fukuoka University (Japan)
Oita Prefectural Government (Japan)
OHBA CO.,LTD. (Japan)
Kyodo Engineering CO., Ltd (Japan)
Jonan CO.,LTD. (Japan)
Shikishima-gumi CO.,Ltd (Japan)
Fujishin CO.,Ltd (Japan)
Asahikougyou Co.,Ltd (Japan)
Award Number
19G141103
Outline of Good Design Award winners
Outline of Good Design Award winners 2019

Outline* The shown information is the one as of the awarded date and might has been changed.

Outline

The Showa Blvd. in Oita had problems such as deterioration of sidewalks and footbridge, the narrowness of the pine section along the Castle Park. Also the Blvd. had unique intersection with public squares at the four corners. But pedestrians were not able to enter the squares for thick plantings. Oita Prefecture succeeded in promoting the pedestrian activities by Reborn Project of the boulevard.

Producer

The Governor of Oita Prefecture, Katsusada HIROSE

Director

National Institute of Technology, Oita College Professor Tatsumi KAMENO/ Fukuoka University Professor Hisashi SHIBATA/ REBORN 197 Conference

Designer

Fukuoka Univ. Hisashi Shibata/ Landscape Design Lab. Naoko Yoshida, Yoshiki Tanaka, Hiroki Isayama, Shogo Shigeyoshi, Ryutaro Ikeda, Mari Harada + Ohba Co., Ltd. Satoshi Matsumoto, Tohru Nishiguchi

More information

http://www.tec.fukuoka-u.ac.jp/tc/labo/keikan/works/project/pj%20report/reborn_pj%20report%20st.pdf

Already in service/use
2018/7
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