Sun protection for public space

Project planning with markilux team : project

Shading as part of urban planning

Especially in public spaces such as marketplaces or shopping malls, design specifications require uniform solutions for a harmonious overall appearance. Tailor-made shading concepts can be used to make city centers visually appealing.

Uniform sun protection contributes to attractive cityscape

In order to make city centers visually appealing, urban planners are increasingly relying on designing a uniform appearance. When it comes to shading public squares or shopping centers, we offer high-quality solutions that meet individual requirements with our awning systems. Our planning service for the project business - markilux team : project - helps local authorities to find the right solution for their city center design from our special product range.

Homogeneous design of outdoor gastronomic areas in the city center.

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Design according to plan - adapted to architecture

Public places have their own rules, because most municipalities have very clearly defined how public space is to be designed. Against this background, it makes sense to think about sun protection systems from the very beginning of urban planning. The variety of models and different frame and fabric colors allows for an individual look that contributes to an aesthetically pleasing appearance. Integrated into or adapted to the architecture of the building, the result is a harmonious overall picture.

Better shopping experience thanks to shade in the pedestrian zone

On hot days, people are often sluggish and the motivation to go shopping is rather low. Those who find their way to the pedestrian zone are often just looking for an ice cream to refresh themselves in the heat. To ensure that the trip to the city doesn't end after a visit to the ice cream parlor, our team : project works with urban planners to design a solution, because with the right shading concept, shopping streets become a lively hotspot even in summer.

Protection from overheating of the city center

In inner cities, the proportion of green spaces is often low, so it heats up quickly. The danger of overheating is great, and even overnight it does not cool down properly. To ensure that cities remain attractive in spite of this, it is advisable to design a holistic sun protection concept for shading large inner-city areas. Our planning service for large projects markilux team : project is the right choice for a partnership. We advise municipalities on customized sun protection solutions for public spaces.

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Examples of communal sun protection concepts

Be inspired by the projects from Ochtrup and Mohnheim

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