Recreation & Civil structures

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Parks, bridges, & civil structures

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Summerlin Aquatic Center Las Vegas, NV
Summerlin Aquatic Center Las Vegas, NV

27,000 square foot aquatics facility.


PEDESTRIAN SAFETY BARRIERS MCCARRAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Las Vegas, NV
PEDESTRIAN SAFETY BARRIERS MCCARRAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Las Vegas, NV

Dozens of steel bollards anchored into specially designed concrete footings to provide a safety barrier between pedestrians and traffic. Bollards are designed and tested to stop the direct impact of a large vehicle.


Pedestrian Safety Barriers Climate Pledge Arena Seattle, WA
Pedestrian Safety Barriers Climate Pledge Arena Seattle, WA

Dozens of steel bollards anchored into specially designed concrete footings provide a safety barrier to protect pedestrians from traffic. Bollards are designed and tested to stop the direct impact of a large vehicle.


Pedestrian Safety Barriers Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV
Pedestrian Safety Barriers Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV

Dozens of steel bollards installed. Steel bollards are embedded in concrete and designed to resist impact from a large vehicle and protect pedestrians.


MLB Spring Training Complex Scottsdale, AZ
MLB Spring Training Complex Scottsdale, AZ

Major League Baseball spring training facility for the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies. The complex contains an 11,000-seat stadium, separate clubhouses for each team, and 12 full-size practice fields. Wright Engineers provided structural engineering services for the exterior cladding and soffits.


Shadow Hills Arched Bridges Indio, CA
Shadow Hills Arched Bridges Indio, CA

Two identical 48 foot span arched bridges.  Several other arched bridges are also located on the site.


Swimming Pools Thousands of locations
Swimming Pools Thousands of locations

Wright Engineers has provided structural engineering services for thousands of swimming pools.


Custom Pool in The Ridges of Summerlin Las Vegas, NV
Custom Pool in The Ridges of Summerlin Las Vegas, NV

Cantilevered over the hillside with a seating area and walkway beneath, the “zero” edge pool and infinity edge spa fall into a trough suspended over the lower area.  Pool builder Ozzie Kraft Enterprises won Best of Show at the Association of Pool and Spa Professionals’ International Awards of Excellence ceremony at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas.  The award is the most prestigious International Award in the swimming pool industry.  Wright Engineers provided structural engineering services for this pool.  Wright Engineers has also provided structural engineering services for thousands of other pools.

 


Dragon Ridge Clubhouse Henderson, NV
Dragon Ridge Clubhouse Henderson, NV
A two-story, 27,000 square foot golf course clubhouse that folds into the landscape of the Las Vegas foothills and features a pro shop, fine dining, mixed grill, an exercise facility, swimming pool, locker rooms, and golf cart storage. The building’s unique roof geometry is intended to reflect the ridge line of the surrounding mountains.

Henderson Senior Center Henderson, NV
Henderson Senior Center Henderson, NV

The 29,350 square foot LEED Gold facility provides a variety of activities and services for patrons age 50 and over. The building houses a commercial kitchen, dining area, wellness center, crafts rooms, game room, fitness/weight rooms, multipurpose room, conference rooms, movie room and admin spaces. Outdoor spaces include a BBQ area, and exterior game spaces.


University of Utah Softball Complex Salt Lake City, UT
University of Utah Softball Complex Salt Lake City, UT

900 seat softball stadium with canopy roof, press box, athletic training room and outdoor batting cages. An indoor hitting and pitching facility is located adjacent to the competition field.


Opportunity Village Arts & Work Centers Las Vegas, NV
Opportunity Village Arts & Work Centers Las Vegas, NV

100,000 square foot campus includes the Thomas and Mack Employment  Resource Center and the Kitty Rodman Arts Enrichment Center.


Cowabunga Bay Las Vegas, NV
Cowabunga Bay Las Vegas, NV

Wright Engineers provided structural engineering services for locker rooms, a retail area, administrative offices, restroom and food services buildings and for stair towers for the water slides.


Freedom Park Swimming Pool Complex Las Vegas, NV
Freedom Park Swimming Pool Complex Las Vegas, NV

$4.7 million swimming pool facility on the northeast corner of Washington Avenue and Pecos Road inside Freedom Park. The pool includes two diving boards, a waterslide, men’s and women’s restrooms and showers, a reception area, break room with lockers for the lifeguards and two storage areas.


Providence at Estrella Mountain Ranch Goodyear, AZ
Providence at Estrella Mountain Ranch Goodyear, AZ

Wright provided structural engineering services for features throughout the community including pedestrian bridges and abutments, signage walls and retaining and fence walls.

 


Whispering Heights Chandler, AZ
Whispering Heights Chandler, AZ

Freestanding water wall and community entry feature.

 


Terra Lago Indio, CA
Terra Lago Indio, CA

Double-span arched bridge with adjacent approach walls constructed entirely of shotcrete, including the foundations, deck, and traffic barriers. Terra Lago Bridge was recognized nationally as the Outstanding Architectural Shotcrete Project by the American Shotcrete Association.


Corte Bella Surprise, AZ
Corte Bella Surprise, AZ

This 110 lineal-feet of a 48-foot span shotcrete arch bridge was designed as a golf cart underpass and located in Pleasant Valley Country Club.  The bridge is a winner of PCA’s 2004 National Bridge Competition.

 


Asante Surprise, AZ
Asante Surprise, AZ

The structural design of concrete water features at a community lake including piers, faux bridges, and a 50 foot diameter roundabout feature.

 


Riverview Park Mesa, AZ
Riverview Park Mesa, AZ

The Riverview development comprises the City of Mesa’s Riverview Park as well as Sloan Park, the Chicago Cubs Spring Training complex with its year-round amenities.  Wright Engineers provided structural engineering services for many park elements including entryway signage, pedestrian bridges spanning a 28-foot deep manmade lake, a circular restroom/equipment building, shade structures, climbing wall, and fishing stations.


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