Cohen (Wilbur J.) Building - Partial Renovation
Location: 330 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC
Owner:U.S. General Services Administration
Architect:Adtek Engineers, Inc.
Contract Amount:$9.8 million
Date of Completion:02/12/2009
This project involved the replacement of fire alarm and sprinkler systems in this 1,200,000 square foot federal building. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and houses the offices of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and broadcasting studios of Voice of America. Because the building is occupied, all work was performed at night. Spaces deemed historically significant were protected during construction.