Hilton Austin Convention Center

Hilton Overhead Walkway

Project Overview

Category: Ped Bridges
Location: Austin, TX
General Contractor: J.E. Dunn Construction
Architect: Gensler

We continuously develop new designs and custom products to allow architects, designers, owners, and contractors more choices and innovative new expressions for their impressive commercial projects.

One of our latest projects, the Hilton Austin Convention Center Bridge in Austin, Texas features customized railing systems surrounded by a cablenet curtain application fabricated and installed by VIVA Railings. Stainless Steel wire mesh and a perforated roof with subtle lighting create a beautiful environment and safe access point for those staying at the Hilton going to the Austin Convention Center. Currently standing 50 feet above East Fourth Street and weighing in at 116 tons, the Hilton Bridge is the first of its kind and stunning addition to downtown Austin.


At J.E. Dunn Construction, “Our vision is to be an indispensable business partner for our clients by first understanding their purpose, goals, and customers and then delivering transformational solutions with the certainty of results.”

Sustainability, Continuity & Community are the foundations that have made Gensler such a successful company. With over 3,000 clients across the U.S. and designing 9 of the top 10 banks in the United States, Gensler has become one of the top design firms in the country