In order to deal with the dramatic rise in world population the cities of tomorrow must be both expandable and sustainable. Critical to this effort will be a minimization of infrastructure requirements by allowing the building of communities where work, play, habitation and essential services are all within easy reach without resorting to expensive cross-town transportation systems.
To address this issue Schindler’s "Transit Management" brings an entirely new holistic approach to passenger movement from one location in a building or campus to another. The PORT Technology by Schindler is designed to allow the rapid, convenient, safe, and secure transport of an individual from point A to point B. This can provide a level of cohesion between locations, which opens up entirely new possibilities for the designs of tomorrow.
The following scenarios show how a community of interrelated buildings can be operated with PORT Technology.