Turning the London underground into a moving walkway

Turning the London underground into a moving walkway

Turning the London underground into a moving walkway

A conceptual plans to transform the London underground’s circle line, which carries 114 million people each year, into a moving walkway.

Images credit NBBJ



The futuristic proposal by practice NBBJ, replaces underground trains and the 17 miles of track into moving walkway.

Turning the London underground into a moving walkway (1)

The electric walkway features three color lanes of varying speed, the yellow (slowest), orange and red (the fastest at 15 mph).

According to the design team:

“The scheme would result in considerably quicker, more enjoyable and healthier journeys. Intended to promote new ideas for urban mobility, the scheme was developed with a view to inserting an element of fun into traveling on the underground, for tourists and Londoners alike.”



Turning the London underground into a moving walkway (3)

via dezeen

source NBBJ



By |2017-07-18T15:07:08+03:00Sep 9, 2015|Categories: Architecture|Tags: , |

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