When Landscape Forms set out to develop the first comprehensive and integrated collection of site elements for the streetscape and transit core, it partnered with a world-leading expert. BMW Group Designworks brought to the challenge a deep understanding of the role of public transit in the life of the city, and unsurpassed mastery in form making and innovative use of materials. The Metro40 Collection, from benches and bollards to bus shelters and LED lighting, is a pioneering line of urban streetscape and transit elements with sophistication and global appeal for a world on the move.
Litter receptacles and a companion recycling unit share a distinctive profile and provide basic function with surprising flair. A cast aluminum ribbon frame, wide at the top and tapering toward the base, trimly wraps a rotationally-molded polyethylene bin.