About Buchanan Fieldworks

Paul Buchanan brings over twenty years of experience in landscape architecture and landscape construction, with significant experience in detailing, construction administration, and construction observation. During his 13 years with Peter Walker and Partners Paul managed field operations for some of PWP’s highest caliber projects including commercial office, institutional, university-scale educational, residential, and historical restoration projects. Prior to PWP, Paul worked for landscape contractors for 7 years. His breadth of experience nears $300 million in landscape budgets. Paul has lifetime membership in landscape architecture’s Sigma Lambda Alpha Honors Society and is certified by the Construction Specifications Institute as a Construction Document Technologist. With Mesa Design Group he was part of the finalist team for the Oklahoma City Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building Memorial. From the American Society of Landscape Architects he received an Honor Award in academics and Design Awards (with PWP). He currently serves on the Landscape Architecture Department Advisory Council with his alma mater. Paul graduated Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo with a Bachelor's Degree in Landscape Architecture.