Freeport McMoRan-Phelps Dodge
(Morenci, AZ)

Chongqing Country Club
(Chongqing, China)

Hope for Uganda
(Rakai,Uganda Africa)

65th Avenue Towns
(Glendale, AZ)

Artisan Homes at Gila Springs
(Chandler, AZ)

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what we do

Aware of an awesome responsibility to marry humankind with nature, The Design Element makes a positive difference in special environments from urban settings to mining towns to distant villages. From roads and pathways to wildlife habitats and recreation areas, The Design Element focuses on blending natural systems and individuals who inhabit these environments by making them as functional, sustainable and user-friendly as possible.  


town planning
land planning
landscape architecture
government agency coordination