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Construction Management Services for Renovations of Building 10 F Wing

Global Engineering Solutions (GES) provided construction quality management services for the 215,000 sf renovation of the Clinical Center’s F-Wing. The renovation converts former patient care units to laboratories, lab support and offices for clinical research program, and installs new utilities, infrastructure and equipment. The goal of the project was to provide a reliable, efficient, flexible and adaptable facility that meets the user’s requirements while providing high-quality environment to attract and retain researchers. For this project, GES’ MEP specialists reviewed... Continue Reading

Construction Management Services for Renovations of Building 10 F Wing

Global Engineering Solutions (GES) provided construction quality management services for the 215,000 sf renovation of the Clinical Center’s F-Wing. The renovation converts former patient care units to laboratories, lab support and offices for clinical research program, and installs new utilities, infrastructure and equipment. The goal of the project was to provide a reliable, efficient, flexible and adaptable facility that meets the user’s requirements while providing high-quality environment to attract and retain researchers. For this project, GES’ MEP specialists reviewed... Continue Reading

BIT Systems

GES provided MEP & FP engineering services for the renovation of this 80,000 sf mission critical facility. Spaces included a new raised data center, SCIF, commercial office space, conference rooms, meeting rooms and fitness center. Due to the function of the work being performed in the data center an overhead, modular, busway track system was provided to power the server racks. A power module system was also included to provide monitoring and control over the power distribution system. The design included energy efficient elements, which reduced the overall operating cost for the... Continue Reading

Biosolids Management Program, Main Process Train

DC Water is an independent authority of the District of Columbia that provides drinking water and wastewater treatment to more than 500,000 residential, commercial and government customers in the District, and also collects and treats wastewater for 1.6 million customers.   DC Water operates the Blue Plains Advanced Waste Water Treatment Plant, the largest advanced wastewater treatment plant in the world, with a peak capacity of 1.076 billion gallons per day.   Currently, lime stabilization is used to convert wastewater into Class B biosolids, a renewable resource used as a soil amendment... Continue Reading

AARP Headquarters Renovations

GES was commissioned to develop plans to upgrade the mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection systems at AARP's headquarters at 601 E. Street, N.W., Washington, DC. The existing facility is comprised of two interconnected buildings totaling over 600,000 sf of space. Due to changes in their program mission and leadership, AARP wants to create a new, more energy efficient facility. The project includes relocating and renovating three departments, and conducting an assessment of the entire... Continue Reading