Banneker Ventures Announces Opening of Foundry Lofts Project at Former Navy Yard

Banneker Ventures announced today the opening of Foundry Lofts, an adaptive reuse residential and retail project that features 170 loft apartments and ground floor retail space at the former Navy Yard site in Washington, DC.  This historically protected building includes two-story rooftop penthouse units, impressive views of the riverfront, Major League Baseball’s National’s Stadium and Capitol Hill. 

Banneker provided development and construction management services to Forest City Washington, the project’s developer, for Foundry Lofts, which is the first residential building to come on line as part of Forest City’s $2B redevelopment of the former Navy Yard site.  Banneker also led the LEED certification and commissioning processes for this historic facility.

The 221,000 square feet project included interior demolition, addition of two stories on top of the structure, adding two floors of interior parking, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire alarm, flooring, roofing, ceiling, glass and other upgrades.