Recent News

GES Provided Engineering Services at the Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant


The D.C. Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant recently became the first utility in North America to use a Norwegian thermal hydrolysis system to convert the sludge left over from treated sewage into electricity. The technology being used is the largest of its kind in the world and expected to provide one-third of the 157-acre plant's power, saving about $10 million annually. Global Engineering Solutions (GES) played an important role in the design of the treatment plant. GES provided mechanical, plumbing and fire protection services for the HVAC modifications to the Solids... Continue Reading

Gingertown – Ginger Beach 2015


GES attended the fun and much awaited 2015 Gingertown event in DC. Founded in 2006 by David M. Schwarz Architects, GINGERTOWN is a one-of-a-kind holiday initiative that brings together the leading architects, engineers, and contractors in the D.C. area with building enthusiasts – young and old – to create a town made completely of ginger bread.  And, it’s all for a good cause. We were glad to have had the chance to collaborate with other firms as they took on different lots. Check out our Town... Continue Reading

GES was part of the Award Winning Henderson-Hopkins School


The Elmer A. Henderson, a Johns Hopkins Partnership School is the first new Baltimore public school built in 30 years. The vision was to make this school the centerpiece of a major redevelopment. Global Engineering Solutions (GES) was part of the team to turn this vision into reality along with Rogers Partners architects in New York, who won the competition to design the 130,000-square-foot school. Unlike traditional schools, the structure draws on contemporary architectural plans for school design and provides open and flexible space to maximize opportunities for individual and group... Continue Reading

GES Ranked in Top 25 Largest Engineering Firms by Washington Business Journal


The Washington Business Journal recently released the rankings of the Top 25 Largest Engineering Firms in the DC Metro Area. As a result of GES' continued growth, we have moved up 6 spots compared to last year and are ranked highest amongst MEP & FP Engineering Firms. This list provided by the Washington Business Journal ranks engineering firms of all engineering disciplines and includes multi-billion dollar firms. It is due to everyone's hard work and dedication that allows us to continue to grow, and receive this kinds of awards. Congrats to... Continue Reading

We’ve Grown Even More, Our Rockville Office Has Moved!


We've grown even more! Our Rockville Office Has Moved. GES is excited to announce the relocation of its Rockville, MD office to an expanded space. Our new address is 6700A Rockledge Drive, Suite 301, Bethesda, MD 20817; Phone: 301-216-2871; Fax: 301-216-9671;; Our telephone numbers and email addresses will remain the... Continue Reading

GES’ Soccer Team


Division Win! As part of the Montgomery County Co-Rec Adult Soccer South Division I Team, GES had another successful season in winning their division! We're looking forward to another great season next... Continue Reading

We’ve Grown, We’ve Moved!

GES is excited to announce the relocation of our Washington, DC office to an expanded space. Our new address is 5225 Wisconsin Ave, NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20015; Phone: 202-495-7746; Fax: 202-495-7747;; Our telephone numbers and email addresses will remain the... Continue Reading

New GES STEM Middle School at McKinley High School project is Featured in Consulting-Specifying Engineer


New GES STEM Middle School at McKinley High School project is featured in Consulting-Specifying Engineer. GES provided MEP and FP engineering design and construction administration services for the high-performance education space. The project recently earned a LEED-CI Platinum rating from the U.S. Green Building Council, making it the first public school renovation in the district to earn a LEED rating of this level. To read more on this project, please visit:Consulting - Specifying Engineer... Continue Reading

GES Moves Up 10 Places on the TOP 100 MEP List


Once again, GES is honored to be listed as one of the Top 100 Largest MEP Firms by Consulting-Specifying Engineer, moving up 10 spots from 2013! For the full listing see: Consulting - Specifying Engineer... Continue Reading