Eco Barrow

DesignerHakan Gürsu
Prize2nd Place in Transportation / Alternative Fuel Vehicles
Entry Description

Eco Barrow robot electric vehicle, designed for agricultural industry, is a safe, clean, powerful, unmanned and truly embracing the ‘utility vehicle’ concept.With a constant focus on improving electrical drive power, simplifying construction and reducing vehicle weight while providing higher load capacities, Eco Barrow is committed in developing agricultural industry that meet farmers’ demands for low fuel consumption, high cost-effectiveness and environmentally friendly operation.

About Designer

HAKAN GURSU was born on 1959 in Istanbul. He graduated from Middle East Technical University as first rank student in 1987. He took his master’s degree from Department of Architecture in 1988. Gursu, continued his project studies at Japan in 1991 and completed his Ph.D studies in 1996. He worked as consultant on interior architecture and city planning in Moscow and Tokyo. He contributed in the design of registered product design in the context of university and industry collaboration. Still he is going on his duites as an instructor in the Department of Industrial Design in METU and Designnobis.