This project deals with the elevated part
of the Daini Tomei Highway, between East-Toyota and Kariya, of about
12,6 km. Additional to the design of the shape of the structure the
plan was to enhance harmonious coexistence of the residents with their
The "Highway Identity" is one element of th attempt to raise
understanding and appreciation for the constructive on-goings. "Highway
Identity" refers to what is normally called "Corporate Identity",
which s basically used by private enterprises as well as by public organs,
in order to express the idea behind an organization.
||The highway ID includes the original name, the logo mark
and the whole concept of the "Techno Forest". The "Techno
Forest" idea implies the fusion of technology and environment as
part of life in the 21st century.
For better recognizing and orientation, the pillars are classified into
groups that are similar in shape and color. The groups are lebeled with
nicknames, icons and serial numbers.