- Client: DANAC Corporation
- Project Size & Type: New Urban Redevelopment, Housing, Commercial & Garages
- Address: 7501 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1120 Bethesda, MD 20814
Size & Type of Project – New Urban Redevelopment – Housing, Commercial & Garages
This project consisted of the phased redevelopment of Rockville Town Center and involved over 1.4 million square feet of new residential, commercial and parking garage construction on 15 acres. The redevelopment plan had five (5) distinct development blocks: Blocks 1-2, 3A, 3B, 4 and 5. The completed project features approximately 644 residences, 1,900 parking spaces, 175,000 square feet of retail and the largest public library in Montgomery County.
Demolition began in July 2004. Substantial construction commenced in January 2005 in a phased manner. Several components were delivered in fall 2006 with the grand opening for the entire complex in spring 2007. The project was a public/private partnership between the City of Rockville, State of Maryland, DANAC Corporation, and Federal Realty Investment Trust. The overall development cost was $352 Million, of which $88 Million was publically funded.
MCE Scope of Services
Meyer Consulting Engineers Corporation was retained first as a lender’s peer review consultant and then as the Materials Testing & Inspection Agency for privately funded construction. Our inspection and testing work encompassed soils fills and backfills, foundations and structural construction. Materials’ testing was performed in our nearby certified laboratory.