Wind Adapted Road Canopy Structure

Erosion Control Lifecycle

Marching along a 350ft 106.7m median, West 8's red-coated steel structure stretches its arms with vegetated steel cables, marking its presence within San Juan's busy Roosevelt Avenue. While this Palio de Bougainvilleas is intended to largely appear as an iconic ecological logo that responds to street conditions and cultural context, its structural morphology is also particularly suited for the local meteorological conditions. the crisscrossing tensioned cables, upon which the vines climb, form...