Universal Archway & Hardscape
Scope of Work:
During the opening of City Walk, JK2 was contracted to construct the iconic archway, globe, bridge and landscape and hardscape at the entrance to Universal Studios Orlando. The 65 foot arch was built with a steel inner core then cladded in stone. The globe rotated and multiple water jets ware actuated by individual control valves, to produce a programmable water feature. The 60 foot bridge was a precast concrete span that was cladded with stone and custom fabricated decorative railing.
Role and the Responsibilities:
JK2 was the General Contractor for the construction of the main entry arch, rotating globe, bridges, hardscape and landscape during the creation of CityWalk and the Hard Rock Cafe.