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1812 Ashland Avenue Laboratory and Innovation Center

As part of its efforts to revitalize East Baltimore, Forest City-New East Baltimore Partnership is building 1812 Ashland, a seven-level, $75 Million, 170,000 sf, laboratory and office building designed to be an innovation hub for the social sciences. 1812 Ashland will be a flagship for efforts to attract life sciences companies and other entrepreneurial firms whose principals want to be located in the Science + Technology Park at Johns Hopkins. GES is providing the mechanical, electrical, fire alarm and security systems engineering design services for the new building. The building has been... Continue Reading

FBI Combined DNA Index (CODIS), SCIF Renovation

GES, as part of a comprehensive architecture/engineering team  provided MEP & FP engineering services for a 15,000 sf renovation of mission critical space including offices, administrative rooms, conference rooms, training rooms, LAN room and test labs within a SCIF. As part of the design GES also included provisions for security system upgrades and extension of the emergency power distribution... Continue Reading

A/E IDIQ Contract for NIH

Global Engineering Solutions (GES) has been providing mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection engineering services to NIH under a variety of contract arrangements, completing nearly 150 tasks. GES has provided a wide variety of architecture and engineering services for the construction, renovation and repair of healthcare facilities, laboratories, animal care facilities, offices, and infrastructure. A sampling of task orders to date have included: Pre-Design Study for New Fuel Tanks, Building 11: GES was responsible for the development of a study to expand the back-up heating... Continue Reading

Sea Gull Square

GES provided MEP&FP engineering services for a new, five-story, 600+ bed mixed use dormitory and retail complex. The new 230,000 sf facility features 23,000 sf of retail space including food service, bookstores and shopping has become the University's largest residence hall. The building offers many contemporary amenities including a fitness center, single rooms and modern lounges. Apartments will be equipped with private bedrooms, full kitchens, a common room, and washers and dryers. The sustainable design efforts that assisted in pursuing a LEED Silver certification include recycling... Continue Reading

Red Onion Mountain Super Maximum Security Prison

GES key personnel provided project management and design services for the MEP & FP engineering for this level 6 Super Maximum Security Facility with a $65 million construction budget; houses a total of 1,275 bed facilities, medical facilities, kitchen and dining areas, segregation areas and administration and other support areas. Red Onion is the first super-max facility in Virginia to be recognized by ACA for compliance with national... Continue Reading