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Point Resolution Bridge – Auckland, New Zealand

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Structure: Point Resolution Pedestrian Bridge
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Architect: Warren & Mahoney
Completed: 2013
Structural Engineer: Peters & Cheung
Contractor: Hawkins Infrastructure
Concrete Etching Artist: Henriata Nicholas

AE Interest: Supporting steel columns split fluidly into branches to create archways along the bridgeway, bridge design had to be modeled using Rhinoceros with parametric plug-in (Grasshopper) due to complex geometry of steel structure, concrete deck has artist-designed etchings


Written by Meredith Stark

September 8, 2014 at 2:37 pm

Posted in Built

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