Award for AES Campus Pedestrian Bridge

Honorable Mention Award 2003 for AES Campus Pedestrian Bridge
This structure is a 390 foot long pedestrial bridge that connects AES with a new parking aread on the opposite bank of the Ohio and Erie Canal.

“…the Advanced Elastomer Systems (AES) Skywalk…spans the existing parking lot and the Ohio & Erie Canal…The Skywalk will be weather protected, heated in the winter and air conditioned in the summer”. West Side Leader, June 27, 2002

It connects the gloriously renovated Advanced Elastomer Systems headquarters to a new parking lot…The 391-foot span features vertical glass panels, a peaked green roof and periodic turrets that blend perfectly with the mother building”. Akron Beacon Journal, February 2, 2003

“Congratulations to you and Chuck Morehead for garnering an Honorable Mention…for your design of the AES Skybridge.

David, you have assembled an excellent team at David Pelligra architects, Inc. and it is a pleasure to work thiw you an all of your associates.”

David J Schipper
The Schipper Group

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