Landscape Architect & Specifier News

OCT 2016

LASN is a photographically oriented, professional journal featuring topics of concern and state-of-the-art projects designed or influenced by registered Landscape Architects.

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98 Landscape Architect and Specifier News Summit of Softball Complex Chattanooga, Tennessee Above: The softball complex has eight laser-graded adult softball fields with extensive landscaping, including planters, shade trees and custom site furnishings: entry signage, entry arches, railings, seat walls, shade structures, trash receptacles, and specialty paving in pedestrian areas. Elements are color-coded to help visitors navigate. The landscape architects prepared the master plan, led the multidisciplinary design team, were the primary client contact, prepared the preliminary grading plan for the site, prepared plans for all sports fields, landscape, and hardscape and had the lead role in providing construction phase services. Caswell Park, Knoxville, Tennessee Left: Exposed aggregate paving with concrete bands define the pedestrian promenade. Twelve large pin oaks were saved and transplanted on site. The landscape architects prepared the master plan; led the multidisciplinary design team; were the primary client contact; prepared the preliminary grading plan and plans for the sports fields, landscape, hardscape, and had the lead role in construction phase services. Barge Waggoner Sumner & Cannon, Inc. (BWSC) is an employee owned multidisciplinary firm founded in 1955. The firm has 300 employees in 12 office locations: three offices in Alabama (Birmingham, Dothan, Huntsville); four offices in Tennessee (Chattanooga, Knoxville, Memphis, Nashville, Tri-Cities); three offices in Alabama (Birmingham, Dothan, Huntsville); and one office in Dayton, Ohio. BWSC is consistently ranked in the top 200 multidisciplinary A/E firms. Barge Waggoner Sumner & Cannon, Inc. Alabama, Tennessee, Georgia Offices V i e w m o r e f i r m p h o t o s - 2 8 7 3 1 i e w V i e w m o r e f i r m p h o t o s - 2 8 7 3 1 m o r e f i r m p h o t o s - 2 8 7 3 1 (Continued on page 100)

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