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Washington, DC

Maria Piergallini

Construction Management

2008 - 2009


 Note: While great efforts have been taken to provide accurate and complete information on the pages of CPEP, please be aware that the information contained herewith is considered a work-in-progress for this thesis project. Modifications and changes related to the original building designs and construction methodologies for this senior thesis project are solely the interpretation of Maria Piergallini. Changes and discrepancies in no way imply that the original design contained errors or was flawed. Differing assumptions, code references, requirements, and methodologies have been incorporated into this thesis project; therefore, investigation results may vary from the original design.

Building Statistics

General Building Data

  • Building Name:  Walker Jones Educational and Community Center
  • Location:  100 L Street NW, Washington, DC, 20005
  • Building Occupant Name:  DC Public Schools
  • Function:  Educational facility for students in Pre-K – 8 as well as a community center and public library
  • Size:
    • Walker Jones School – 100,000 SF
    • Community Center – 20,000 SF
    • Public Library – 5,000 SF
    • Total: 125,000 SF
  • Stories:          
    • 1 story underground
    • 4 stories above ground
  • Dates of Construction: 
    • School - March, 2008 – July, 2009
    • Community Center and Public Library – March, 2008 – December, 2009
  • Cost: 
    • $36 Million (GMP amount)
  • Project Delivery Method:  Design-Bid-Build with GMP Contract
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