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Philadelphia Navy Yards / James Corner Field Operations

Philadelphia Navy Yards / James Corner Field Operations

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Philadelphia, United States
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2015
  • Photographs Photographs:  Halkin Mason Photography
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers: Landscape Forms, Selux, Hammell Nurseries, Joola City Table, Key Bicycle Rack, Landscape Forms, Inc., Kurt Blumel, Inc., Nova Crete, Inc., Plexitrac Athletic Track Surfaces, mmCite, Modern Design & Site Furnishings
  • Project Manager: Sarah Weidner Astheimer, Senior Associate
  • Project Designers: Matt Grunbaum, Associate, Kimberly Cooper, Associate, Sanjukta Sen
  • Client: Liberty Property Trust
  • Budget: $7.4 million
  • Size: 5 acres
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Text description provided by the architects. Field Operations has designed the 5-acre Central Green at the heart of the Philadelphia Navy Yard Corporate Center. The site was historically marked by wetlands, meadows, and bird habitat and is growing into Philadelphia’s most innovative and progressive corporate neighborhood.

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Site Plan
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Schematic Site Sections

Sun Lawn Rendering Perennial Meadow Planting Wet Meadow Planting Sunlawn Details + 25

The design unites the cutting edge urban potential of the site with its native habitat, resulting in a new type of environment that is sustainable, green, and natural as well as social, active, and urban. A 20-ft wide Social Track organizes the site’s circulation and frames a unique, immersive interior park featuring flowering meadows, a hammock grove, an outdoor amphitheater, bocce courts, and fitness stations.

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Address: Philadelphia Navy Yard, Philadelphia, PA, United States

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Cite: "Philadelphia Navy Yards / James Corner Field Operations" 25 Sep 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/774111/philadelphia-navy-yards-james-corner-field-operations/> ISSN 0719-8884
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