Facilitating interaction in a newly build neighbourhood


Heklucht on the pavement in front of a house in Ypenburg

Heklucht  is a combination of a bike stand and tire pump and is originally developed for an art project in Ypenburg, a newly built monofunctional Dutch residential area. With the goal of facilitating neighbourhood interaction and making life easier for cyclists, the polished stainless-steel fences were placed in front of thirty five Ypenburg houses, exactly on the border between the privately owned and public space.

Fence with integrated bicycle pump in Ypenburg

A fence with integrated bicycle pump in a garden in Ypenburg

Heklucht on a driveway in Ypenburg


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Meanwhile, Heklucht has been developed into a heavy-duty public bike pump and is placed along bicycle paths, in city centers, near train stations and bicycle parks, on boulevards, campuses and airports and other sites in the Netherlands and abroad. Read More…