CRITERIA

 All submitted entries should clearly demonstrate the ideas, themes, and designs for each of the following criteria in response to the programs below:

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PROGRAM AND CHARACTERISTICS

The ARCTIC PERSPECTIVE INITIATIVE “MOBILE MEDIA CENTRIC HABITATION AND WORK SYSTEM” shall at minimum accommodate the following program:

  • the dry weight shall be 1200-1500 kg maximum mass
  • 500km minimum radius of operation
  • 5kW min power generation
  • life support for 3 people for up to 15 days
  • towable/drivable/boatable/amphibious
  • Operation between 10 °C and -40 °C
  • galley
  • toilet/shower
  • first aid facility
  • communications facilities
  • workspaces/rest spaces
  • Stable operation with winds up to 85km / hr


ADDITIONAL DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS:

  • rest bunks
  • buoyancy
  • natural light source use
  • provision for modularity of systems on site
  • snow smelter
  • sauna
  • grey and black water recycling
  • ability to support 19-inch frame technologies