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SESD & ORD Lab Consolidation

Global Engineering Solutions (GES) is serving as the prime A/E contractor, providing contract management, project management, and mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering services for the consolidation of bio-research laboratories for the EPA at their campus in Athens, Georgia. The project included programming, planning and total renovation of the 62,220 sf main bio-research laboratory building and multiple auxiliary buildings totaling 77,318 sf.  The renovated main bio-research laboratory building provides facilities to support the testing and analysis of... Continue Reading

Program Management Support for Job Corps Centers

Global Engineering Services (GES) serves as a subcontractor on a nationwide contract to provide architecture and engineering design and construction management support to the Department of Labor Office of Job Corps. The contract encompasses a broad range of design and construction management support services for the Job Corps' Division of Facilities and Asset Management. They are responsible for more than 124 Job Corps Centers nationwide, consisting of approximately 2,500 buildings and 6,500 acres of land. The Job Corps spends more than $100 M annually modernizing and expanding facilities... Continue Reading

Construction Quality Management Services for Various Research Facilities

GES has provided construction quality management services for various projects for the National Institutes of Health, including the New Commercial Vehicle Inspection Facility, New Northwest Child Care Center, Renovation of Buildings 6, 6A, and 6C, as well as various laboratory renovation projects. Services have included design reviews, value engineering, inspection, claims analysis, and on-site construction management... Continue Reading

A/E IDIQ Contract for NASA

GES provided on-site program management, electrical, fire protection, fire alarm and life safety engineering services at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. Task orders have included planning, programming, life cycle costing and design of advanced technology research labs pursuant to the exploration of deep space and the solar system. GES worked closely with NASA's program managers and scientists to coordinate all engineering design work with the functional requirements of the lab research equipment installation as well as with NASA's facilities engineers to ensure availability of campus... Continue Reading

Commercial Vehicle Inspection Facility

GES provided construction quality control management services for a new CVIF to inspect and process arriving delivery vehicles prior to allowing access to the NIH campus. The project features an operation area outside the NIH security perimeter fence with four inspection lanes and one pull-off lane. A canopy structure covers 11,470 sf of the operation area. The 6,640 gsf support building contains a reception area, offices, personnel support facilities, and a K-9 area with a... Continue Reading

Construction Management Services for the Shaw Library

GES provided construction management and program management support for the 23,000 sf LEED Silver library. GES was responsible for reviewing the MEP drawings, specifications and calculations at each major milestone to verify accuracy, note constructibility issues, and identify design flaws which have cost implications, code concerns, etc. GES  conducted field inspections, responded to construction questions and provided CM support. Photo credit: Paul... Continue Reading