Isle of Palm’s Waste Water Treatment Plant

How Do You Fit a Waste Water Treatment Plant into a Residential Neighborhood? The Isle of Palms, a barrier island of the coast of South Carolina near Charleston, is known for its beaches, marinas, restaurants and great vacation rental homes.  It is not known for its industrial plants, which is why Swallowtail was asked to help when a local engineering firm was engaged to design a new waste water treatment plant. The site, on the marsh side of the island …

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Billy Barker Casino

From a three-story hotel to a steamship inspired casino, this transformation takes you back in time to the gold rush days. Drawing on the story of Billy Barker, the town prospector during the gold rush, and steamships, a large part of this quaint town’s rich history; this building has become a piece of art through the transformation of a 1960’s hotel with unusable balconies and small hotel windows into a steamship inspired casino.

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