Southland Industries Awarded Surveillance Testing and Evaluation Hangar Facility

Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 22:00

Dulles, VA

 
Southland Industries' Mid-Atlantic Division was recently awarded the Broad Area Maritime Surveillance Testing and Evaluation Hangar Facility at the Naval Air Systems Command at Patuxent River, Maryland. The design-build project was procured by teaming with Hensel Phelps Construction Company and involves the design and construction of a high bay hangar for the Broad Area Maritime Surveillance (BAMS) Unmanned Air Systems (UAS) program. The 71,000 s.f. facility also includes maintenance operations/administrative spaces, storage and work spaces, communication rooms, lab spaces, office and administrative spaces. The project also includes a mission control system (MCS), IPT/PM spaces to support major acquisition and test and evaluation programs, and sensitive compartmented information facility (SCIF) area.
 
Southland is providing engineering and construction for HVAC and plumbing services for the new facility, contracted by the Naval Facilities Engineering Command in Washington, D.C. The project will be built to achieve a LEED Silver rating, and construction will begin July 2011 and is expected to be completed by November 2012.

About Southland

Founded in 1949, Southland Industries is one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts providing innovative yet practical solutions through a holistic approach to building performance. Advocating a design-build-maintain model, Southland specializes in the design, construction, and service of mechanical, plumbing, fire protection, process piping, automation and controls systems, as well as comprehensive energy services needs. Offering standalone services as well as integrated solutions, Southland’s in-house experts remain connected, sharing knowledge and information in order to produce the results that have earned Southland its unmatched reputation as one of the top design-builders in the nation. As a company that has always prided itself on innovation and collaboration, Southland continues to pave the way as an industry leader in sustainability and energy efficiency so as to improve the way buildings are designed, built, and maintained. For information, please visit southlandind.com.
 

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703-834-5570 • DNavarrete@southlandind.com