Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium Zip Line
WBCM provided engineering services for the design and detailing of two new wood/steel framed tower platforms that support a unique 25-foot high, 170-foot long zip line that travels over multiple exhibits. The tower structures include cantilevered steel channel platforms, wood pole columns reinforced with through-bolted steel plate sleeve jackets, and steel pipe x-braced frames.
- Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium
- Service(s) Provided
- Structural Engineering
- Pittsburgh, PA