A new type of Tsunami Shelter called “SAFE PLUS” was announced in the Shizuoka Newspaper today!
Tajima Corporation (headquarters in Tokyo) has developped a new type of Tsunami Shelter in its Automobile Research Center in Iwata City.
They are looking forward to to selling a hundred of them in 2014 alone.
The shelter has the following dimensions:
Length: 6.20 meters
Height: 2.30 meters
Width: 2.30 meters
Weight (empty): 3.30 tons
It can house uo to 20 persons.
Using a special ramp it can also rapidly accommodate refugees on wheelchairs.
Its first trial model was tested in April last year.
The price tag is 4,500,000 yen (45,000 US $).
Tajima Motors is mainly targeting companies in dangerous zones!
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