Pedestrian Bridge at the Winship Cancer Institute at Emory Midtown

Excellence in Sustainability - National Award

An iterative design process led to a stripped-down design that uses as little material as possible--and the structural steel in question is locally sourced.

Owner: Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, Atlanta
Owner's representatives:
 Turner & Townsend Healthcare, Atlanta
General contractor: Batson-Cook Construction, Atlanta
Architects: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), New York; May Architecture, Atlanta
Structural engineer: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), New York

  • Location: Atlanta, GA
  • Submitting Firm: SOM
  • Photo Credit: 1, 3, 6 - Dave Burk © SOM; 2, 7 - Courtesy of Batson-Cook Construction; 4, 5 - © SOM