B355 / B250 DB Renovations
Client: NAVFAC MIDLANT
Award Date: 07/30/2014
Completion Date: 12/14/2016
This integrated Design-Build (DB) team provided the complete demolition, re-design and new construction of key operations centers at Building 250 and Building 355 (12,000 SQFT) . Due to the high-security environment of the facility and the fact that most of internal construction was conducted while spaces were occupied, Syncon DB team successfully managed access and escort requirements to conducted work during regular and after hours.
Design and construction included the high-security design standards with STC rated partitions and openings, interior architectural finishes, switchable electronic smart glass, and raised access flooring, mechanical, electrical and data-telecommunication upgrades to support the new Computer Room Air Handling Units (CRAHU’s), new power management module (PMM) systems. In addition, the Life Safety and fire protection system were designed and reconfigured. Collaborative value engineering (VE) applied to provide government requested redesign of telecommunications systems.
On July 12, 2016, the Oceana NAVFAC ROICC and NAVFAC Safety Director awarded Syncon with the Safety Award 3rd Quarter of 2016 for exceeding 30,000 man-hours of mishap-free construction in strict conformance with the EM385-1.1 and OSHA standards. The safety award acknowledged the attention to detail and exceptional safety precautions required extensive TIG welding work to install hundreds of linear feet of 6” piping and conduit in the ceiling of the existing buildings active mechanical space, armory, operational spaces and active corridors. Syncon safely completed all active spaces and this project was completed with ZERO safety incidents.