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  1. 1. selected works Terry Naranjo RLA
  2. 2. Terry Naranjo has 15 years experience as a landscape architect. He has managed and participated in a range of project types. His experiences include conceptual program development, schematic design, design development, construction documents, municipality ordinance review, bidding, construction administration and project closeout. Terry Naranjo, RLA 504 Princeton Street Raleigh, NC 27609 919.740.7825 Terry Naranjo, RLA <ul><li>Education </li></ul><ul><li>Bachelor of Landscape Architecture, 1993 </li></ul><ul><li>Michigan State University </li></ul><ul><li>East Lansing, Michigan </li></ul><ul><li>Master of Landscape Architecture </li></ul><ul><li>North Carolina State University, 2012 (Expected) </li></ul><ul><li>Raleigh, North Carolina </li></ul><ul><li>Registered Landscape Architect </li></ul><ul><li>State of North Carolina </li></ul><ul><li>State of Michigan </li></ul><ul><li>State of Tennessee </li></ul>Work Experience CLH Design, PA, Cary, North Carolina Elam, Todd, D’Ambrosi, Cary, North Carolina AECOM, Raleigh, North Carolina Design Plus Architects, Grand Rapids, Michigan Hawkins Partners, Inc., Nashville, Tennessee Selected Project Experience Army Maneuver Center of Excellence, Fort Benning, GA*** Beaumont Baptist Hospital, Beaumont, TX* Wake County Continuum of Care, Raleigh, NC** Granville Medical Center, Oxford, NC Shelby Street Pedestrian Bridge, Nashville, TN Tennessee Titans NFL Stadium, Nashville, TN *with Hawkins Partners, Inc **with CLH Design, PA ***with HSMM/ AECOM Activities American Society of Landscape Architects USGBC Triangle Urban Land Institute Triangle Chapter
  3. 3. <ul><li>PROJECT TYPES </li></ul><ul><li>Academic/ Corporate Spaces </li></ul><ul><li>Institutional Landscapes </li></ul><ul><li>Government/ Civic/ Community Spaces </li></ul><ul><li>Industrial and Office </li></ul><ul><li>Post Industrial/ Brownfield </li></ul><ul><li>Mixed Use Environments </li></ul><ul><li>Parks and Greenways </li></ul><ul><li>GUIDING PRINCIPLES </li></ul><ul><li>Collaborative/ Multidisciplinary Approach </li></ul><ul><li>Listening and Client involvement to establish goals and interpret a design vision. </li></ul><ul><li>Developing design ideas that shape the conceptual foundation of the site design. </li></ul><ul><li>Solving problems with a high level of technical knowledge and creativity. </li></ul><ul><li>Impart meaning into the designed landscape </li></ul><ul><li>by utilizing landscape forms in ways that express a connection with the site’s natural setting and layered cultural context </li></ul><ul><li>Celebrate the owner’s mission, product, people </li></ul><ul><li>Incorporate art into the landscape </li></ul><ul><li>SUSTAINABLE STRATEGIES </li></ul><ul><li>Foster environmental stewardship through education </li></ul><ul><li>Rainwater Infiltration Systems </li></ul><ul><li>High efficiency irrigation systems </li></ul><ul><li>Preserve/ create wildlife habitat </li></ul><ul><li>Cisterns for rainwater/ greywater </li></ul><ul><li>Green roofs and walls </li></ul><ul><li>Drought tolerant plantings </li></ul><ul><li>Native meadows/ No-mow zones </li></ul><ul><li>Permeable Paving </li></ul><ul><li>Low-voltage and LED lighting </li></ul><ul><li>MUNICIPAL AGENCIES SERVED: </li></ul><ul><li>Wake County </li></ul><ul><li>City of Raleigh Planning </li></ul><ul><li>City of Raleigh Parks and Recreation Dept. </li></ul><ul><li>City of Raleigh Public Works </li></ul><ul><li>City of Durham Planning </li></ul><ul><li>City of Durham Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>City of Durham Public Works </li></ul><ul><li>Town of Cary </li></ul><ul><li>Town of Apex </li></ul><ul><li>City of Nashville, Tennessee </li></ul><ul><li>City of Grand Rapids, Michigan </li></ul><ul><li> City of Goldsboro, NC </li></ul><ul><li>Town of Mount Olive, NC </li></ul><ul><li>Town of Zebulon, NC </li></ul><ul><li> Wayne County </li></ul><ul><li>NCDENR </li></ul><ul><li>NCDOT </li></ul>
  4. 4. Raleigh, North Carolina Wake County Continuum of Care Project Budget: $22.7 Million; Construction Schedule: Fall 2010; Client: Wake County Main Entry Vehicular Circulator and Pedestrian Entry Plaza Tree Conservation Area Ordinance Calculations <ul><li>Design Elements </li></ul><ul><li>Celebration of entry and highlighting of </li></ul><ul><li>significant architectural work. Creation of a </li></ul><ul><li>dynamic counterpoint to the modern architecture </li></ul><ul><li>and materials of the building. </li></ul><ul><li>Create a sense of arrival. </li></ul><ul><li>Bold planting scheme to highlight the patterns </li></ul><ul><li>and rhythms of architecture. </li></ul><ul><li>Create a functional pedestrian/ vehicular </li></ul><ul><li>experience that combines modern forms with </li></ul><ul><li>natural materials. </li></ul><ul><li>Tree Conservation Area Plans </li></ul>
  5. 5. Mixed Use Development Master Plan Apex, NC Mixed use site Master Plan for a 110 acre site in eastern Wake County integrates variety of housing types, commercial, office, and mixed retail spaces. <ul><li>Design Elements: </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated pedestrian connectivity </li></ul><ul><li>Variety of spatial experiences </li></ul><ul><li>Urban Edges </li></ul><ul><li>Axial orientation </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated natural areas </li></ul><ul><li>Enhanced public realm </li></ul><ul><li>Community gathering spaces </li></ul>
  6. 6. Corporate Facility Office Building Durham, NC Project Summary: The project involved coordination with the architect to develop an outdoor courtyard space to function as a permeable surface and programmable pedestrian gathering space. <ul><li>Design Elements </li></ul><ul><li>Permeable paving hardscape </li></ul><ul><li>Drought tolerant plantings </li></ul><ul><li>Formal and informal seating options </li></ul><ul><li>Site lighting and furnishings </li></ul>
  7. 7. Beaumont, Texas Memorial Hermann Baptist Beaumont Hospital Project Summary Site design of overall medical campus including semi-private open air areas for patients, visitors, and employees that are both functional and therapeutic. Project Responsibilities: Project management for landscape architectural services Coordination with architect, civil, MPE, interiors Design and detailing of hardscape and softscape elements Specification of site furnishings and site lighting Radial patterns extend lines, forms and materials of the architecture.
  8. 8. Project Summary: The two plans shown explore options and maximize potential for an existing downtown Brownfield site. Brownfield Development Site Feasibility Study Florence, SC Stadium Option <ul><li>Mixed-Use Option </li></ul><ul><li>Buildings form urban edge </li></ul><ul><li>Pedestrian scale spaces </li></ul><ul><li>Multiple axis alignments </li></ul><ul><li>Outdoor dining areas </li></ul><ul><li>Gathering spaces </li></ul><ul><li>Stadium Site Option </li></ul><ul><li>Mixed use approach </li></ul><ul><li>Pedestrian scale spaces </li></ul><ul><li>On-street commercial </li></ul><ul><li>space integrated into </li></ul><ul><li>stadium structure </li></ul><ul><li>Outdoor dining terrace </li></ul><ul><li>Lawn-area seating </li></ul>Mixed Use Option
  9. 9. <ul><li>NFL stadium campus in a downtown setting; Situated on the Cumberland River directly across from the Central Business District of Downtown Nashville. </li></ul><ul><li>The architectural vernacular was inspired by the site’s industrial heritage. Design elements celebrated the use of visible infrastructure and basic materials of concrete and steel. </li></ul><ul><li>Project Summary: </li></ul><ul><li>Pervious reinforced lawn parking detailing </li></ul><ul><li>Urban forestry compliance documentation </li></ul><ul><li>Design and detailing of pedestrian entry </li></ul><ul><li>gate plaza paving areas. </li></ul><ul><li>Spot grading and drainage </li></ul><ul><li>Site furnishings specification </li></ul><ul><li>Central control irrigation system design. </li></ul>Tennessee Titans NFL Stadium Campus Nashville, TN Monumental ‘Found Art’ Installations Spot Grading Plan at South Pedestrian Entrance
  10. 10. <ul><li>Project Summary: </li></ul><ul><li>This park-like courtyard setting for a corporate client provides an outdoor amenity for employees and visitors. Informal seating areas and gathering spaces allow for an interaction in a natural setting. </li></ul><ul><li>Design Elements and Responsibilities </li></ul><ul><li>Pedestrian circulation system design </li></ul><ul><li>Planting design </li></ul><ul><li>Specialty paving detailing </li></ul><ul><li>Mist fountain detailing </li></ul><ul><li>Site furnishings/ lighting </li></ul><ul><li>Courtyard hardscape design and details </li></ul><ul><li>Seatwalls integrated with native stones </li></ul>Primus Financial Center Brentwood, TN
  11. 11. <ul><li>The Shelby Street Bridge, opened in 1909 was closed to vehicular traffic in 1999. It is now used as a pedestrian bridge linking Downtown Nashville, Tennessee to the East-Bank Stadium Campus over the Cumberland River. </li></ul><ul><li>Design Elements/ Project Summary </li></ul><ul><li>Paving surface re-design and detailing </li></ul><ul><li>Unification of the entire length of bridge through </li></ul><ul><li>paving pattern rhythms and repetition of forms </li></ul><ul><li>Embrace the cultural history through the incorporation of public art. </li></ul><ul><li>Ornamental overlook steel railing coordination with metal fabricator </li></ul><ul><li>Coordination and detailing of wood pavers on </li></ul><ul><li>new overlooks. </li></ul>Shelby Street Bridge Nashville, TN Ornamental Overlook Railing Views toward Downtown Nashville Paving/ Overlook Layout Plan
  12. 12. <ul><li>Project Summary </li></ul><ul><li>This rooftop park occupies an entire city block and covers several hundred parking spaces below. Design forms were inspired by the adjacent contextual architecture of the Country Music Hall of Fame and the Downtown Arena. </li></ul><ul><li>Design Elements </li></ul><ul><li>Rooftop park </li></ul><ul><li>Programmable public </li></ul><ul><li>gathering space </li></ul><ul><li>Coordination with structural </li></ul><ul><li>engineer </li></ul><ul><li>Inspired by adjacent </li></ul><ul><li>architectural forms and </li></ul><ul><li>geometry </li></ul>Hilton Suites Park Nashville, TN
  13. 13. <ul><li>Project Summary: </li></ul><ul><li>This urban row-house project consists of 29 loft-style condominium units capturing views to the Tennessee State Capitol in Downtown Nashville. </li></ul><ul><li>Design Elements: </li></ul><ul><li>Semi-private gardens that define </li></ul><ul><li>individual residences </li></ul><ul><li>Simple plantings for low maintenance </li></ul><ul><li>and seasonal interest. </li></ul><ul><li>Unify the entire length of building </li></ul><ul><li>Automatic irrigation system </li></ul><ul><li>Automatic entry gate detailing </li></ul>Urban Townhomes Nashville , TN
  14. 14. Downtown Office Tower Streetscape Master Plan Nashville, TN Project Summary: Street-level site master plan for an office tower in Nashville, Tennessee's downtown financial district. Existing Office Tower – 17 Stories ‘ Court of Columns’ <ul><li>Design Goals: </li></ul><ul><li>Unify the entire pedestrian level campus </li></ul><ul><li>Respond to architectural rhythms </li></ul><ul><li>Help create a Corporate Identity </li></ul><ul><li>Activate the pedestrian spaces </li></ul><ul><li>Incorporate Cultural Heritage of Nashville </li></ul><ul><li>as ‘Athens of the South’ </li></ul><ul><li>Provide a gateway into the city </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Project Summary: </li></ul><ul><li>This corporate facility project needed a strong yet subtle main entrance experience. A simple plant palette was chosen to highlight the architecture. </li></ul><ul><li>The architecture provides clues to inform scale and rhythm. </li></ul><ul><li>Design Elements </li></ul><ul><li>Large planting masses </li></ul><ul><li>Bold landscape statements </li></ul><ul><li>Visual connection to Architecture </li></ul><ul><li>Pedestrian circulation system </li></ul><ul><li>Site furnishing & Lighting </li></ul>Dell Manufacturing Facility Nashville, TN Pedestrian Entry Courtyard
  16. 16. Army Maneuver Center of Excellence Fort Benning, GA <ul><li>Project Summary: </li></ul><ul><li>The project involved coordination with the architect and civil engineer to develop site plan elements which included a large scale gathering courtyard for a LEED Certified classroom building. </li></ul><ul><li>Design Elements </li></ul><ul><li>LEED Documentation for site related points </li></ul><ul><li>Creation of monumental scale pedestrian plaza </li></ul><ul><li>Heat Island reduction, and water reduction </li></ul><ul><li>Form generating site-design patterns developed </li></ul><ul><li>from careful study of architecture </li></ul><ul><li>Sketch-Up modeling </li></ul>Radial courtyard off main dining hall for outdoor gathering Sketchup rendering of Central Entry Courtyard Pedestrian spaces in Central Courtyard
  17. 17. Interstate 95 -- Interchange Landscape Plan Walterboro, SC
  18. 18. <ul><li>Project Summary: </li></ul><ul><li>Located along the Cumberland River in East Nashville, the Shelby Bottoms Greenway provides over 12 miles of paved and unpaved trails. The site’s Native American heritage was interpreted with symbols and signage. </li></ul><ul><li>Design elements </li></ul><ul><li>Site sensitive parking lot configuration </li></ul><ul><li>Walkway/ bikeway systems </li></ul><ul><li>Riparian and upland native habitat plantings </li></ul><ul><li>Way-finding signage </li></ul><ul><li>Site furnishing specification </li></ul><ul><li>Seating plaza and overlook design and details </li></ul>Shelby Bottoms Greenway Nashville, TN
  19. 19. Project Summary: At the center of this Civil War and WWI memorial is a re-creation of a sculpture originally created by Italian Sculptor Guissepe Morietti in 1929. A new obelisk and 'Angel of Peace' which sits atop; was newly carved out of solid granite. Battle of Nashville Monument Nashville, TN <ul><li>Design Elements </li></ul><ul><li>Plaza and seat walls integrated into the topography </li></ul><ul><li>Reconstructed “Peace Monument” </li></ul><ul><li>Pedestrian circulation systems & passive </li></ul><ul><li>gathering spaces </li></ul><ul><li>Interpretive signage </li></ul>
  20. 20. Providing a pedestrian connection to the Cumberland River, the East Bank Greenway is adjacent to the Tennessee Titans NFL Stadium Campus. Monolithic 'found-art' artifacts of the site’s industrial past were gathered, preserved and integrated into the landscape. Embedded directly into the concrete and earth, the relics allow visitors to ‘discover’ historical evidence of an industrial heritage. East Bank Greenway Nashville, TN <ul><li>Design Elements </li></ul><ul><li>On-site post-demolition reconnaissance to recover </li></ul><ul><li>potential sculpture-worthy artifacts </li></ul><ul><li>Coordination with artists, sculptors, and metal fabricators </li></ul><ul><li>ADA compliant plaza layouts </li></ul><ul><li>Fine grading, and detailing of hardscape elements. </li></ul><ul><li>Site furnishing specification </li></ul><ul><li>Lighting fixtures coordination </li></ul><ul><li>Way-finding signage </li></ul>Monumental Scale ‘Found Art’ Installation Required Coordination with CSX Railroad
  21. 21. <ul><li>Design Elements: </li></ul><ul><li>Renovation of public realm of </li></ul><ul><li>streetscapes and public spaces </li></ul><ul><li>Community charrette facilitation </li></ul><ul><li>Traffic calming </li></ul><ul><li>On-street parking reconfiguration </li></ul><ul><li>Central neighborhood ‘square’. </li></ul><ul><li>Way-finding signage </li></ul><ul><li>Public art locations </li></ul><ul><li>Gateway considerations </li></ul>Creston Streetscape Grand Rapids, MI Neighborhood ‘Square’ <ul><li>Neighborhood Square </li></ul><ul><li>Pedestrian scale spaces </li></ul><ul><li>Public art </li></ul><ul><li>Relocated Monument </li></ul><ul><li>Site furnishings </li></ul><ul><li>Interactive at-grade fountain </li></ul><ul><li>Outdoor café </li></ul>Master plan for this existing 3/4 mile roadway corridor within the culturally diverse and historic Creston Neighborhood in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
  22. 22. <ul><li>Project Summary: </li></ul><ul><li>This plan for an existing commercial district creates an important link between an historic neighborhood a marina area/ shoreline greenway along Lake Macatawa. </li></ul><ul><li>Design elements </li></ul><ul><li>Streetscape enhancements </li></ul><ul><li>Re-organized vehicular and </li></ul><ul><li>pedestrian circulation systems </li></ul><ul><li>Parking lot re-configuration </li></ul><ul><li>Public art location identification </li></ul><ul><li>Outdoor dining terraces </li></ul><ul><li>Community park </li></ul><ul><li>District identifying gateways </li></ul>South Shore District Holland, MI Existing Site Conditions
  23. 23. Cottage Grove Retirement Community Holland, MI <ul><li>Project Summary: </li></ul><ul><li>40 Acre site in West Michigan on relatively flat site allowed a symmetrical layout for this planned retirement community. </li></ul><ul><li>Design Elements </li></ul><ul><li>Program integration of </li></ul><ul><li>various housing types </li></ul><ul><li>including independent living, </li></ul><ul><li>assisted living, and hospice. </li></ul><ul><li>Pedestrian circulation </li></ul><ul><li>system and walkable </li></ul><ul><li>connectivity </li></ul><ul><li>Town ‘Center’ </li></ul><ul><li>Axial orientation </li></ul><ul><li>Community Gardens </li></ul><ul><li>Stormwater pond amenity </li></ul><ul><li>areas. </li></ul><ul><li>Community gathering </li></ul><ul><li>spaces </li></ul>
  24. 24. Grand Rapids, MI Project Summary: Creating an outdoor living experience for an assisted living facility. Project goals include enabling social interaction through intimate pedestrian gathering spaces and interaction with natural areas and hands-on gardening opportunities. Sunrise Assisted Living Care Facility Project Budget: $4.5 Million Client: Sunrise Assisted Living Contact: Laura Hester, Davos Senior Living Group 810-571-0178 <ul><li>Design Elements and Responsibilities: </li></ul><ul><li>Coordination with architect and civil engineer, MPE, and interiors. </li></ul><ul><li>Submittals to Municipal planning agencies </li></ul><ul><li>Site design and detailing of circulation systems, hardscape, softscape and site amenities. </li></ul>
  25. 25. <ul><li>Project Summary: </li></ul><ul><li>A six-story building in a small downtown setting had nowhere for residents to sit and relax outdoors. Two options were provided to convert a concrete parking area into a passive seating area with plantings, benches, fountains and hand-on planting beds. </li></ul><ul><li>Design Elements </li></ul><ul><li>Provide semi- private outdoor </li></ul><ul><li>pedestrian space </li></ul><ul><li>Integrate into existing downtown </li></ul><ul><li>streetscape. </li></ul><ul><li>Intimate seating areas </li></ul><ul><li>Allow for fellowship between </li></ul><ul><li>residents. </li></ul><ul><li>Allow views into street </li></ul><ul><li>Small community garden </li></ul><ul><li>Responded to the architectural </li></ul><ul><li>patterns </li></ul>Symmetry Option ‘ Organic’ Option Holland, MI Resthaven Retirement Courtyard existing existing Fountain
  26. 26. <ul><li>Project Summary: </li></ul><ul><li>Site planning and design for a corporate facility addition required a complete reconfiguration of vehicular circulation and pedestrian patterns. The project involved the creation of pedestrian gathering spaces and site amenities. </li></ul><ul><li>Design Elements </li></ul><ul><li>Corporate ‘Front Door’ experience. </li></ul><ul><li>Architectural forms inform site patterns </li></ul><ul><li>The reflective of water, light, and glass </li></ul><ul><li>Illuminated bands of recycled glass under-lit with </li></ul><ul><li>fiber optic lighting. </li></ul><ul><li>Large scale tiered water feature and a reflecting pool </li></ul><ul><li>Corporate identity signage </li></ul>Gentex Corporate Headquarters Zeeland, MI
  27. 27. Chicago Drive Corridor Median -- Landform Study Holland, MI
  28. 28. <ul><li>Design Elements </li></ul><ul><li>Mix of themed uses including </li></ul><ul><li>hotel, coliseum, commercial </li></ul><ul><li>districts, and entertainment </li></ul><ul><li>districts and high density </li></ul><ul><li>residential areas. </li></ul><ul><li>Central ceremonial plaza </li></ul><ul><li>Selection of images that convey a </li></ul><ul><li>sense of cultural and spatial </li></ul><ul><li>understanding </li></ul><ul><li>River Walk </li></ul><ul><li>Vehicular circulation patterns </li></ul>New Town Center Plan Chengdu, China Project Summary: This plan is the central business district of a larger community that incorporated a golf course and residential sections in an active ‘sports themed’ development.
  29. 29. <ul><li>Project Summary: </li></ul><ul><li>The competition sought redevelopment strategies and design visions for the Brickbottom area of Somerville, MA near downtown Boston. </li></ul><ul><li>Design Elements </li></ul><ul><li>Inspired by existing artist community </li></ul><ul><li>Create an arts and entertainment campus </li></ul><ul><li>that celebrates cultural heritage Open Space </li></ul><ul><li>Transportation and Infrastructure </li></ul><ul><li>Development Density </li></ul><ul><li>Community Connectivity </li></ul><ul><li>Ecological / Environmental Issues </li></ul><ul><li>History and Cultural Diversity </li></ul>Brickbottom Competition Boston, MA Existing Site Mass Transit Public Art Proposed Site Master Plan Isometric Proposed Site Plan
  30. 30. Terry Naranjo 504 Princeton Street Raleigh, NC 27609 919.740.7825 T [email_address]