Silver Spring Garage 7
Silver Spring, MD
Banneker is serving as prime general contractor and facilities manager for the full renovation of all four hydraulic elevators and related work at this 1350 public parking space garage facility. Work includes replacing the jack assembly, controls, buffers, corridor control stations and signals, car enclosure, door operator & protection system, car control station and signals, and pump unit and piping.
Related work includes concrete demolition and structural restoration, abrasive sandblast cleaning of newly exposed underlying sound concrete and reinforcing steel, coating of reinforcing steel bars, cast-in-place concrete patching, repairs and replacement of steel clips and angles supporting mullion frame, removal of existing sheet waterproofing membrane over selective areas of the below grade exterior foundation wall, replacement with new sheet waterproof membrane complete with drainage composite, removal of all existing caulk sealant at the perimeter joint between window wall frame and precast concrete panels followed by replacement with new Silicone Caulk sealants and leak testing of façade prior to demobilization of façade access equipment and swing stage scaffolding.
Banneker is also managing all elevator services for the garage for 15 months while construction is taking place.
Elevator Modernization, Exterior Renovation
Montgomery County Department of General Services