Ballast Base

Canada Post / 2013



In 2013, Canada Post was redeveloping the community mailbox program with new equipment that could be deployed all across Canada. This new base design provided a solution when rapid deployment was needed or a challenging installation was encountered. The design had to consider all unique installation circumstances across Canada.



The development spanned a year and involved mutiple parties, including the National Research Council, who conducted a wind tunnel test on the design.











While the plans to completely change Canada’s delivery approach changed, this has remained in use today, a testament to its design.

Mark

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