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Mechanical, Laboratory & High Containment Buildings

Government | Maryland

Client performs USDA clearance testing and evaluation for agriculture for import.

Project Overview

The project scope involved upgrading and replacement of the site-wide fire alarm system inclusive of a fiber-optic network for all fire alarm control panels in the various mechanical, laboratory and high containment buildings on the facility’s campus. Also required for the project were power service upgrades involving the addition of 15 kV Switchgear sections, new power distribution panels and circuits along with providing new centralized UPS systems serving the various areas and critical use facility systems on the campus.

Project Size

60,000 Sq. Ft.

Total Project Value




PROTECS Services

  • Pre-Construction
  • Construction Management
  • Commissioning

Critical Project Demands

  • Preplanning and coordinating all temporary relocations of experiment systems and facility personnel
  • Completing demolition and new construction activities in fully occupied 24/7 lab environments without disrupting facility’s critical systems and containment operations