Urban object

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An Urban object is a physical structure within the urban built environment.

Types of urban objects

Within the Securipedia, the following categorisation of urban objects is used (click map for link):

Residential: housing facilities for living purposesRetail: structures designed designated for the purpose of housing economic activities that fulfil the role of goods and service provision.Office spaceIndustryPublic services and facilitiesEducational facilitiesHealth facilitiesGovernment assetsSocial facilities, open and civic spaceOpen and civic space: public space designed for recreationUtilities: all infrastructures with supportive functions related to the health and well-being of the citizens  excluding transportationTransportation infrastructureRoad network: road infrastructure connecting hubsRail network: rail infrastructure connecting hubsHub: transfer node in a transport networkMixed use: an urban object or cluster of urban objects  designated for more than one functionStructure urban objects.png
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