Advance

Bridgestone to Facilitate Barrier-Free Bus Access for Athlete’s Village at 2020 Olympics and Paralympics

Barrier-free curbs are set to be put in place at the Athlete’s Village for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics, making it easier for commuters to get on and off buses. Plans are to install 216 of these curbs across 32 locations. Capitalizing on the technologies and experience that it has built up with its business in tires, Bridgestone Corp....

Please subscribe to read the full story.

[lwa template="modal" register="0"]Subscribe Free Trial

Continue Reading

Bridgestone Installs Accessible Curbs at Bus Station in Okayama

Bridgestone Corp. (TYO:5108) has teamed up with Yokohama National University, the Japan Transportation Planning Association (JTPA) and Advance Co. Ltd. to install accessible curbs at the Korakuen bus station in Okayama, Okayama Prefecture. Making use of features such as a specially shaped side, these accessible curbs for bus stations facilitate smaller gaps between the curb and a bus’s entrance and...

Please subscribe to read the full story.

[lwa template="modal" register="0"]Subscribe Free Trial

Continue Reading

Send this to a friend