USACE Renovate Barracks, Building 247

Fort Myer, Arlington, Virginia

- Project Cost: $24,000,000

- Size:  80,000 SF, three-story Historic Barracks Building

- Notable Features: LEED Silver Self-Certified, AT/FP Blast Compliance, Progressive Collapse Prevention, Historic Preservation, SHPO Approval, ADA Compliance, Energy Efficient Equipment, Exhaust Energy Recovery, Sustainable Design

- Project Summary: The project consisted of the repair and alteration of an 80,000-SF, three-story historic barracks building built in 1895. In active use as a barracks facility, our design provided essential building upgrades to allow continued occupant comfort through mechanical, electrical, and finishes upgrades, as well as ensure safety through AT/FP and life-safety systems upgrades. The result was a historically accurate building that meets modern barracks needs and complies with building codes and safety requirements.