Mountains-to-Sea Trail Bridge

Mountains-to-Sea Trail Bridge

Project Overview The Mountains-to-Sea Trail needed a crossing over the Boone Fork Creek about one mile from the Price Lake Picnic Area. This is where the Mountains to Seas trail splits from the very popular Boone Fork Trail. The location for the bridge was selected at...
Lake James Covered Bridge Trail

Lake James Covered Bridge Trail

Project Overview The Lake James covered bridge provides a crossing over a tributary to Lake James for a new mountain bike trail system. The steel stringer bridge and the bridge abutments are supported by helical...
Soil Nail Retaining Wall

Soil Nail Retaining Wall

Project Overview Areté Engineers has completed designs and plans for concrete soil nail retaining wall facings like the retaining wall across the street from our Blowing Rock...
Challenge Course at ETSU

Challenge Course at ETSU

Our Role in the Project The Challenge Course at East Tennessee State University was a unique project for us here at Areté Engineers. New to the campus of ETSU, this challenge course also called an aerial park, due to its many daunting features towering high above...
The Avery County Mountain Retreat

The Avery County Mountain Retreat

Our Role in the Project The Avery County Mountain Retreat was a fun project for us here at Areté Engineers; providing structural plans for a home from the ground up. Steel and timber design was our main focus for this project and for good reason. Perched on the side...