The Zubizuri Bridge, Bilbao, Spain

The Zubizuri (Basque for “white bridge“), also called the Campo Volantin Bridge or Puente del Campo Volantin, is a tied arch footbridge across the Nervion River in Bilbao, Spain. Designed by architect Santiago Calatrava, the bridge links the Campo Volantin right bank and Uribitarte left bank of the river. Opened in 1997, the bridge’s unusual design consists of a curved walkway which is supported by steel suspension cables from an overhead arch.…

Clyde Tidal Weir, Glasgow, Scotland

In 1901, in an effort to maintain the water level of the Clyde as it runs through the Green, Glasgow Corporation built a tidal weir. This also creates the unusual system of two distinct ecosystems existing side by side, with the Clyde on the west side of the weir being saltwater, while it is fresh water on the…

Wembley Stadium in the evening sun, London, England

Wembley Stadium (branded as Wembley Stadium connected by EE for sponsorship reasons) is a football stadium in Wembley, London, which opened in 2007, on the site of the original Wembley Stadium, which was demolished from 2002–2003. The stadium hosts major football matches including home matches of the England national football team, and the FA Cup Final. The stadium was also the temporary home…

Project Management and Architectural Documents -DRAWING SET ORDER (1)

Typical Order for Sheets within the Architecture Discipline A-0 General A-001 Notes and Symbols A-1 Architecural Floor Plans A-101 First Floor Plan A-102 Second Floor Plan A-103 Third Floor RCP A-104 First Floor RCP A-106 Third Floor RCP A-107 Roof Plan A-2 Architectural Elevations A-201 Exterior Elevations A-202 Exterior Elevations A-203 Interior Elevations A-3 Architectural…

Central Park, Manhattan, New York City, New York

Central Park was designated a National Historic Landmark by the U.S. Department of the Interior in 1963. The park, managed for decades by the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation, is currently managed by the Central Park Conservancy under contract with the municipal government in a public-private partnership. The Conservancy is a non-profit…