Banneker Ventures Starts Construction of Elevator Modernization Project at Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center

Banneker Ventures announced today that it started construction of the Elevator Modernization Project at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center in Silver Spring, Maryland.  Located on Jackson Loop in the White Oak neighborhood of Silver Spring, the Martin Luther King, Jr. includes is a two-story building that includes an eight-lane 25-meter stretch pool, locker rooms, weight and exercise room and a multi-purpose room. 

This modernization project includes replacing the jack assembly, controls, buffers, corridor control stations and signals, car enclosure, door operator and protection system, car control station and signals, pump unit and piping, HVAC upgrades, electrical upgrades and fire alarm system upgrades.

This fast-track project is expected to be completed by May 2012.