Civic


Higher Education (MORE PROJECTS)

  • JHU School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD
  • JHU, Maryland Hall Renovation, Baltimore, MD
  • JHU, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Teaching and Research Building, Infill, Baltimore, MD
  • JHU, Carey Business School, Legg Mason Tower at Harbor East, Baltimore, MD
  • Coppin State College Dining Hall and Conference Center, Design-Build, Baltimore, MD
  • University of Maryland Baltimore County, Field House, Catonsville, MD
  • Buildings 1 and 2 are eight-story facilities
  • Buildings 3-6 are nine-story facilities
  • Buildings 5 and 6 have a 96-car, cast-in-place concrete, parking garage
  • Buildings are founded on caisson foundations with horizontal expansion capabilities built-in
  • Constructed on a fast-track schedule with separate bid packages for structural foundations and superstructure

JHU, Bloomberg School of Public Health Wolf Street, Teaching and Research Buildings 1-6, Baltimore, MD

  • 3,000-SF expansion and renovation for the Space Telescope Science Institute
  • Added fourth floor office space on top of a third floor section of existing building
  • Designing & detailing new, cost-effective structural steel framed floor and composite concrete deck
  • Several existing steel beams required reinforcing due to the added loads and required steel cover plates to be added
  • Construction was performed while the existing building was in operation

JHU, Mueller Building Fourth Floor, Expansion/Renovation, Baltimore, MD

  • Three-story addition
  • MRA used composite steel and masonry piers to support the third-story conference room, new elevator, and expansion to the campus café

Penn State University Capital Campus, Olmsted Building Entrance Feature, Harrisburg, PA

K-12 Grade Education & Daycare (MORE PROJECTS)

  • Glenelg Country School, Astrological Observatory, Howard County, MD
  • Sylvan Learning Center at Harbor East, Baltimore, MD
  • New 12,000-SF daycare facility

Goddard School, White Marsh, MD

  • Addition of 10,000 SF of classrooms, science labs, computer rooms, and lounge space on the roof of the existing building
  • The school was able to seamlessly add their middle school curriculum into the existing facility

Middle School Addition to Trinity Lutheran Church School, Joppa, MD 

  • Structural engineering design included two wood framed additions totaling 2,300 SF
  • 13’ x 56’ clerestory skylight for the library
  • Structural inspections of existing glulam beams and columns
  • Design for a 4,800-SF temporary classroom platform

The Bryn Mawr, Lower School Renovations and Site Improvements, Baltimore, MD

Libraries (MORE PROJECTS)

  • Abingdon Branch Library, Harford County, MD
  • Bel Air Branch Library A/R, Harford County, MD
  • New 17,500-SF library, with expansion capabilities to 22,000 SF
  • Library features include a drive-up window, clock tower to denote its prominence within the community, outdoor covered porches, greenhouse-like conservatory, central sunlit atrium, and distinct community meeting rooms, children’s and teen areas

Claymont Library, New Castle, DE

  • New 15,000-SF public library intended to be a prototype for the Frederick County Library system
  • LEED Silver building was designed with a square footprint, allowing it to fit a variety of sites
  • A simple yet non-traditional orientation of the pitched roof defines the interior volumes and creates a dynamic exterior shape that presents a variety of forms, from different vantage points
  • Extensive north-facing glass bathes the interior with an abundance of glare-free light

Brunswick Public Library, Frederick County, MD

  • 15,000-SF renovation and 12,000-SF expansion
  • Landmark glass pavilions were placed at each end to terminate its length with welcoming beacons to the public

Newark Free Library Renovation/Expansion, New Castle County, DE

City, State & Federal Government (MORE PROJECTS)

  • MD DGS, City of Annapolis Parking Structure on Calvert Street and Rowe Blvd. Annapolis, MD
  • Eastern Correctional Institution, Marksmanship Range Facility, Somerset County, MD
  • Renovations to Building 4501 and 4502 for Army Research Laboratory, APG, MD
  • USEPA, Multiple Projects, Narragansett, RI and Ft. Meade, MD
  • NSWC, Carderock, Underwater Explosive Shock Test Pond Repairs, Montgomery County, MD
  • Aberdeen Proving Ground, Light Armor Range Complex, APG, MD
  • United States Coast Guard, Fort McHenry Range, Rear Light Tower, Baltimore, MD
  • UNDEX - New 18-acre, 150-foot deep water-filled basin. Structural design for bulkhead facility, which required deep foundations. Also, structural design of a new concrete platform for a 250-ton crane
  • Littoral - Design for the 400’ x 100’ wide and 20-foot-deep wave channel which generates waves up to 6-foot with 1-knot cross-current. The concrete retaining wall that serves as a bulkhead is capable of withstanding a 500 lb. TNT charge that would be detonated in the center of the adjacent test pond

Department of the Army, UNDEX and Littoral Warfare Environmental Test Facilities, APG, MD

  • New 2-level, 27,000-SF (includes a half-occupied basement) City Hall that houses administrative offices, Municipal Court and Police Department
  • Superstructure is precast concrete planks supported on a combination of steel beams/columns and light-gauge bearing walls. Masonry shear walls around the stairwells and elevator shafts provide lateral resistance to wind and seismic forces
  • Basement has a concrete slab on grade and masonry foundation walls. Bearing walls and steel columns are supported on shallow foundations

Wanaque Municipal Building, Wanaque, NJ

  • Complete gut/renovation of the existing five-level, 90,000-SF MVA Administrative Headquarters and Data Center
  • The facility contains administrative offices for over 20 departments serving MVA and MDOT, plus state-of-the-art training and conference facilities, computer rooms, secured data areas, and a computer repair lab
  • The design also included floor in-fill and an elevator addition

Motor Vehicle Administration, OIR Building Renovations, Glen Burnie, MD

Water/Wastewater Facilities (MORE PROJECTS)

  • Northwest Regional Sewage Pumping Station, Havre de Grace, MD
  • Principio Sanitary Sewer Subdistrict South Interceptor, Cecil County, MD
  • Woodstock Elevated Tank, Woodstock, MD
  • Structural engineering consulting services during construction of the 2.8-MGD built-in-place station with three non-clog submersible dry pit pumps with VFD control, and 6,000 lf of 12-inch force main

Foster Branch Sewage Pumping Station and Force Main, Harford County, MD

  • Structural design of this 28-MGD pumping station
  • This sewage pumping station serves approximately 60% of the County’s service area

Bush Creek Sewage Pumping Station, Harford County, MD

  • Structural engineering and consulting services during construction a 500,000-gallon waterspheriod water tank to supplement existing Zone 2 storage to serve the Bulle Rock Community and golf course in the City of Havre de Grace

Bulle Rock Water Tower, Havre de Grace, MD