Sheng-Hung Lee & Wan Kee Lee's Tetrapot Green Sea Defence

Sheng-Hung Lee & Wan Kee Lee Shows The Tetrapot Green Sea Defence

Sheng-Hung Lee & Wan Kee Lee, the designer of the award winning design Green Sea Defence by Sheng-Hung Lee & Wan Kee Lee spells out, TetraPOT is a sea defence system made of concrete. It comes with plant seeds in a decomposable pot. Randomly distributed TetraPOTs along coastlines will eventually interlock to create a long-lasting sea defence of growing trees and roots that help keep the blocks in place. As plants keep growing inside out from TetraPOT, the roots intertwine and gradually form a natural sea defence. The design not only prevents soil erosion, but also helps to protect and create a natural habitat. .

Sheng-Hung Lee & Wan Kee Lee's Tetrapot Green Sea Defence Images:

VIA: http://competition.adesignaward.com/design.php?ID=47931

End of the article, click here to go back to previous page, or alternatively go back to Which Design homepage.

Design Awards

Fatal error: Cannot redeclare shuffle_assoc() (previously declared in /nfs/c06/h06/mnt/155026/domains/whichdesign.org/html/myfunctions.php:5) in /nfs/c06/h06/mnt/155026/domains/whichdesign.org/html/function-spinner.php on line 55