Sustainable Zoo Development

A Partnership of Unique Talents

Bringing over 25 years of experience in the planning, design, and construction of zoo and aquariums, Steven Cechvala, AIA, of Taiga International has joined forces with Wu & Associates to provide premier sustainable zoo development services to the zoo and aquarium market.

Recognizing a need in an industry undergoing economic, environmental, and social change, Wu & Associates provides a 25-year backbone of national award-winning project delivery expertise to the zoo and aquarium audience.

Together, the two entities are able to offer an innovative and sustainable approach to addressing the full spectrum of project implementation needs while meeting the industry’s highest standards.

Case Study: Project Management

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In 2014, the City of El Paso contracted with Wu & Associates to oversee the implementation of the El Paso Zoo’s master plan.  The City decided to outsource the project management of this projected 12-year $50 million effort to achieve the following goals:

  • Implement Quality of Life Bond Program
  • Administer RFPs for design and construction
  • Manage schedules and budgets effectively
  • Partner with zoo staff in an inclusive manner
  • Incorporate sustainable analytics and solutions
  • Take ownership of the implementation process

Contact us to learn more about how we can assist with your project management needs.