German Design Award 2018 for AR 250e

German Design Award 2018 for AR 250e

"Atlas Weyhausen, GmbH" and "lumede, lutz meyer industrial design" win the internationally renowned German Design Award 2018. The design for the award-winning product, the weycor AR 250e wheel loader, is emerged in close collaboration with the research and development department of construction machinery manufacturer Atlas Weyhausen GmbH, Wildeshausen.

In addition to the IF Design Award 2017, Atlas Weyhausen and Lutz Meyer have now also brought the internationally coveted German Design Award 2018 for the overall design of the wheel loader to Wildeshausen with this internationally renowned award. The "Weycor AR250e" is the youngest and at the same time largest product of the Wildeshauser construction machinery manufacturer. The international market launch is currently in full swing.

The 250e in a 50 km/h version will also be shown in November at the "Agritechnica" in Hanover, the world's leading trade fair for agricultural technology at the company's own stand in Hall 6, B28.

For more than 10 years, the native Wildeshauser graduate designer Lutz Meyer runs his design office in Münster, with a focus on industrial design and trade fair and exhibition design. At the beginning of the 1990s, he successfully completed his design studies in industrial design at the Muthesius Academy of Arts in Kiel. Since 2003, he has been advising Atlas Weyhausen GmbH, Wildeshausen, on all aspects of industrial design.

New development wheel loader of the 14-ton class, complete redesign of the exterior / interior / user interface under the aspects: ergonomics, economic production, current and future exhaust emission specifications. Creation and development of the brand identity of the brand Weycor. Ergonomic aspects played a key role in the design of the cab and the entire wheel loader. "We wanted a clear layout and a modern look that reflected the timeliness of its features and characteristics, as well as a limited number of easy-to-use controls.

Winner Excellent Product Design /Transportation:
Customer: Atlas Weyhausen GmbH
Design: lumede lutz meyer industrial design
from Vincke street 12
48143 Münster

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For over 50 years, weycor by Atlas Weyhausen GmbH from Wildeshausen has been developing, building and selling wheeled loaders, tandem rollers and single-drum compactors – construction machines for the use in main construction trades, agriculture, gardening and landscaping, materials handling, recycling and also for local councils.


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