$120M Project to Redevelop the Chicago Riverwalk | Project Innovation: Chicago Riverwalk

On this episode of Project Innovation, we explore the ongoing redevelopment of the iconic Chicago Riverwalk. We talked to the project stakeholders to understand what made the construction of this 15-year, $120 million project challenging and what contributed to its success.

Learn more about this project here: Reconnecting Chicago and our Rivers


Project Team:

  • City of Chicago, Department of Transportation

Phase I

  • Ross Barney Architects (Architecture)
  • Collins Engineers (Prime Consultant, Structural and Civil Engineering)
  • Jacobs / Ryan Associates (Landscape Architect)

Phase II and Phase III

  • Ross Barney Architects (Architecture)
  • Sasaki (Prime Consultant, Landscape Architecture, Civil Engineering)
  • Benesch (Construction Management, Marine and Structural Engineering)
  • Jacobs / Ryan Associates (Associate Landscape Architect)
  • Conservation Design Forum (River Ecology)
  • David Solzman (Historian)
  • Delta Engineering Group (Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing)
  • Dynasty Group (Surveyor)
  • GeoServices (Geotechnical)
  • Infrastructure Engineering (Civil Engineering)
  • Moffat + Nichol (Boating / Waterway)
  • Rubinos & Mesia Engineers (Structural Engineering)
  • Schuler Shook (Lighting)
  • Fluidity (Water Feature Design)

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