Gensler will design the future office buildings and will lead a team of consultants, each with proven results:
Miller Boskus Lack Architects is a team based in Fayetteville, Arkansas, who brings an understanding of the culture, heritage and natural beauty of Northwest Arkansas. MBL’s focus will be to lead design teams for the amenity buildings around campus including the Auditorium and Food Hall.
Sasaki brings a unique flavor of creativity with their focus on an urban design that will be an extension of the core of downtown Bentonville.
Fast + Epp is an international structural engineering firm who brings extensive experience in the design of mass timber building systems. They will support the design team with an integrated structural design that reflects Walmart’s sustainability goals.
SWA Group is a world-renowned landscape architecture firm who will beautify the campus in a way that aligns with the natural features of the region. Their plan will preserve many trees and native species that reside here today and provide the public with excellent connectivity to the Razorback Greenway.
Walter P Moore brings the experience of engineering forward-thinking projects of this size and scope. Together with Bentonville-based CEI Engineering Associates, their teams will ensure the work is executed efficiently and stays true to Walmart’s Every Day Low Cost culture.
As you may have seen, initial demolition is underway, and we’ve begun work on utilities. This project will continue in phases and we’ll provide updates along the way. Stay tuned – more exciting things are planned.