Entrepreneurial Spirit – Waterways Magazine

waterway-editorial-pressFor Scott Bauerle, construction isn’t just his job, it’s his passion, and more importantly, it’s a family tradition. Scott is a 4th generation Austinite and comes from a long line of developers and builders who have helped to shape and beautify the city of Austin. As the CEO and President of Bwerks, Scott is continuing in that long-held tradition. Bwerks offers specialty concrete services,hardscaping, pools/water features,and design services.The motto at Bwerks is “where passion meets creativity” and it’s Scott’s personal mantra. He is motivated to share his passion, his creativity, and his design expertise with his clients. Scott makes a point to provide personal attention to each customer, to listen to their ideas, and to help them create their vision. Scott explains that some clients will come to him with an idea, but have no idea how to execute it, “I wantto help them create something that they would otherwise be unable to do and to help bring their dreams to reality.” When creating pool designs and outdoor living environments, Scott and his staff listen to their customer’sneeds, and then think “outside the box” to create a one-of-a-kind environment for their customer.Bwerks has an impressive list of clients and has created many well-known and unique features in the Austin area including the amphitheater,fountains, and all of the decorative concrete at the Hill Country Galleria, the decorative concrete on the Lamar Pedestrian Bridge spanning Lady Bird Lake, a working sundial feature at 1890 Ranch, all of the decorative stone and concrete, hardscaping, decking, railing, and pergolas at The Domain,and water features and hardscaping at LaCantera. Other clients include the Austin Children’s Museum, Palisades, Austin Bergstrom International Airport, GSD&M, Mercedes of Austin, the Austin Lyric Opera, Southpark Meadows, IKEA, St. Edwards University, and many more.Because Scott is a life-long Austinite with deep family connections here,he’s not just a business owner; he cares about the community and the environ-ment in Austin. He is certified in green-building techniques, such as sustain-able permeable paving systems and concrete water features that are sensitive to the environment. He is currently focused on expanding his design projects to include increased sustainability options to lessen environmental impact.Scott Bauerle and his team at Bwerks have designed and built many prestigious concrete, stone, hardscaping and water environments in Central Texas and beyond. The Bwerks team is passionate about what they do and offer

professionalism, quality and unsurpassed knowledge of the industry to both commercial and high end residential customers. For Scott Bauerle, creating memorable indoor and outdoor spaces for his clients is not just his job; it’s his passion and a family tradition.