#NLiUS pop-up tour 2018

#NLiUS pop-up tour 2018

This year, more than 5000 people have participated in our Vestre Pop Up Tour “Nordic Life in Urban Spaces”. We discussed the Nordic model for more democratic urbanization in cities such as New York, London, Berlin, Paris and Stockolm.

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News 2018

street furniture & urban spaces - Vestre

Vestre launches its 2018 collection

During Stockholm Design Week Vestre will expand its furniture collection with the new series Atlas, Parklets 2.0 urban flooring, Share shelving and Kong tables.

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News 2017!

A world first: a town bench with the Nordic Swan Ecolabel!

April bench, the first item of outdoor furniture to be awarded one of the world’s most demanding labels, the Nordic Swan Ecolabel. Vestre is strongly committed to the environment and has always rejected use-and-throw-away solutions.

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Public Benk

Sustainability and Social responsibility

Scandinavian design

Vestre collaborates with well-known Scandinavian designers and has received many design awards. Vestre’s products are produced in Norway and Sweden using first-class materials of a consistently good quality which enables them to be used without any problems for many years.

PARK(ing) Day x Vestre

Vestre is joining Park(ing) Day this Friday! An initiative addressing the need for more urban green space in the cities. As ASLA NY says: “Park where you park”…

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Gold in European Design Awards for the 2018 catalogue!

Another award to Vestre. This time for the catalogue “Nordic Life in Urban Spaces”. Thanks to TANK for the collaboration with design and content.

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Southwyck House (the Barrier Block), Brixton, London

Southwyck House (the Barrier Block), Brixton, London

In 2016 award-winning landscape designers, The Edible Bus Stop, were commissioned by the Brixton BID to deliver a legacy installation for the Brixton Design Trail

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Howard Gardens student accommodation, Cardiff

Howard Gardens student accommodation, Cardiff

Howard Gardens is a new 671-bed student apartment scheme for Cardiff Metropolitan University

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Wirral Waters Metropolitan College, UK

Wirral Waters Metropolitan College, UK

Wirral Waters Campus is a dedicated built environment, skills and enterprise centre, providing further education and training for local young people.

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Times Square, New York

Times Square, New York

Times Square in New York has over 460,000 people passing through every day. It is the world’s most visited tourist destination, with 42 million visitors a year.

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Hamburg airport

Hamburg airport

The fifth busiest of Germany’s airports, Hamburg Airport (HAM), approximately 14.8 million passengers in 2014

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Kunsthaus Graz

Kunsthaus Graz

The former inaccessible courtyard of the Kunsthaus Graz was temporarily designed to increase the value of a public open space and better integrate it into the urban environment.

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King’s Cross Central, London

King’s Cross Central, London

The King’s Cross Central project involves the redevelopment of surplus railway land wedged between King’s Cross and St Pancras.

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Aker Brygge, Oslo

Aker Brygge, Oslo

Residential property, shopping, offices, food outlets and entertainment. Welcome to the new Aker Brygge.

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A third-generation family business

It was in 1947, in Haugesund, that Johs. Vestre founded the business that was to become a leading supplier of street and park furniture in Norway. For nearly 70 years we have been helping to create social meeting places for millions of people. Passion for Scandinavian design, uncompromising quality and unique traditions of craftsmanship remain our prime movers.

HISTORY

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