Elevator Modernization Projects at the U.S. Post Office/Courthouse and U.S. Veteran's Administration Center
Camden, NJ and Philadelphia, PA
Banneker serves as the general contractor for this $2M project. The contract consists of two separate sites where we manage an elevator replacement as well as a modernization of seven existing elevators. The scope of work involves installing a new power unit and controller on a freight elevator at the United States Post Office and Courthouse in Camden, NJ. The scope provides installation of an in-ground cylinder, elevator cab and elevator doors. We use general construction modifications for the elevator machine room and elevator shaft to provide code required fire rating. New electrical systems for the elevator, machine room and pit are also a part of the scope.
Additionally, Banneker supervises the modernization of six passenger elevators and one freight elevator at the U.S. Veteran Administration Center in Philadelphia, PA. Upgrades include - new elevator controllers; refurbished passenger elevator cabs; new elevator shunt trip disconnect switches, pit lighting and receptacles inclusive of associated wiring. This contract also includes miscellaneous fire alarm work for elevators; additional machine room lighting and code updates.
U.S. General Services Administration