No.17 (Please see outlines of the issue in English abstract.)

GK Report No.17
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GK Report No.17 / 2008.07

Peace and Design
  .......... Kenji Ekuan

The Earth and Design
  .......... Kazuo Tanaka


Feature -- Value of Corporations and Design
Product Design for Think GAIA -- Sanyo Electric Design Project
  .......... Shigenori Asakura / Itsuro Shibata

Diversity of Railway Business and Design -- Design Projects of Keihan Electric Railway Co. Ltd.
  .......... Kozo Yamada

Design Identity of a Mobile Phone Carrier -- Design Management of Softbank Mobile
  .......... Nobuyuki Enomoto

Trends and Company Culture as Reflected by Calendars -- Yamaha Motor Corporate Calendars
  .......... Shosei Ninomiya


ProjectNews
Casarl Wall Style / JAL Sky Shell Seat / Shijo-dori Traffic Social Experiment /
Signage System for the Environmental Design of the Yaesu Gate of Tokyo Station /
Bridge Design for the Yokohama Park Exit at the Ishikawacho Junction of the Metropolitan Expressway /
Renewal of the Visual Identity and Signage of the Commercial Complex Blossa in the Urban Net Nagoya Building /
Package for "Prejume" Hairstyling Wax / "EXOS" Diving Mask Concept Model /
Tokyo Design's Week 2007 CONTAINER GROUND / 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT "Water"


Topics
President Tanaka of the GK Design Group elected as ICSID director and a Red Dot Award judge
Executive Director Ishii of GK Design Soken Hiroshima awarded a Yellow Ribbon Medal
GK Sekkei Received Design Award by the Japan Society of Civil Engineers and the Nagoya City Cityscape Award
Dougu-an selected for the 50 Architectural Landscapes of 2007


Column
Truth, Goodness and Beauty of Design
16. Long life for Dogu - from Throwaway Tools to Lifetime Active Service
  .......... Kenji Ekuan