Tag Archive: bridges

Diverging Paths and Common Ground in Calgary, Canada

This project enhances two new side-by-side bridges in southern Calgary with grills across their spans and railings above, marked by two towers marking the pedestrian path. These bridges will form the new southern… Continue reading

375: Desert Reflections

375 Transmountain West features miles of highway retaining walls graced with a pattern skin, as described in the previous concept development post. This western portion of El Paso’s 375 Outer Loop establishes new… Continue reading

Arlington Boulevard Part 3: Completion

Arlington Boulevard, represents two important developments for Vicki Scuri SiteWorks. First, the concrete, as discussed in Part 1, manifests the culmination of the process used for creating patterned 3D relief for walls and… Continue reading

Arlington Boulevard Part 2: Metal Grills

Arlington Boulevard, one of our best loved projects, demonstrates the power of our design process in creating successful solutions for communities. The project started in 2004 and took a decade to complete. During… Continue reading

Arlington Boulevard Part 1: Concrete Patterning

The development of a richly textured pattern relief surface is a hallmark of our work. This is exemplified by our Arlington Boulevard project in Virginia. The patterning was inspired by the native Redbud… Continue reading

Part 2: Kellogg: Webb Road Redesign

Part 1 of this series on our Kellogg project, in Wichita, KS, explained the initial conceptual design inspirations for the project and demonstrated how these inspirations influenced our primary design work. After these… Continue reading

Part I: Kellogg: Initial Design Inspirations

Our Kellogg project, in Wichita KS, will soon begin construction. The concepts presented in this blog document our initial work. The project started in 2007 and has changed significantly over those eight years.… Continue reading

Tulsa Medallions: Heritage through Art

The balcony at the end of the I-244 overlook, seen above, provides a viewing platform over the Arkansas river and to the historic Route 66 11th Street Bridge below. The open side curves… Continue reading

Tulsa Overlook Process Development

At the I-244 Bridge project over the Arkansas River in Tulsa, OK, a pedestrian overlook placed under the second bridge allows for viewing the river and the historic Route 66 11th Street Bridge. We… Continue reading

Evolution of Process, Part 3: Future Goals

Even though our digital process now lets us give valuable visuals of our designs to our clients, they are not true real world representations. This can lead to models seeming too perfect or… Continue reading