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Kaiser Permanente MOB

at Tysons Corner

8008 Westpark Drive McLean, Va 22102

Brooke Helgesen

Construction Management




Technical Assignment 1

The Technical One Assignment is intended to give a basic understanding of the Project, Construction Process, and Parties involved. This Report includes an executive summary,project schedule summary, building system summary, Assemblies cost evaluation, existing conditions plan, site phasing plans, local conditions information, Client information, the project delivery system utilized and the staffing plan.

Revised & updated 10/13/11
Technical Assignment 2

The technical two assignment will further analyze the project and comprehend key components of its proficiency. The report includes a detailed project schedule, General conditions estimate, a detailed structural estimate, A Leed Evaluation and a BIM execution plan.

Revised and Updated 11/16/11
Technical Assignment 3

the technical three assignment is designed to identify areas of potential analysis and research. constructability challenges, schedule acceleration scenarios, value engineering options, and critical industry issues will act as the basis for research. problem identification and technical analysis methods will also be included in this report.




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The Capstone Project Electronic Porfolio (CPEP) is a web-based project and information center. It contains material produced for a year-long Senior Thesis class. Its purpose, in addition to providing central storage of individual assignments, is to foster communication and collaboration between student, faculty consultant, course instructors, and industry consultants. thesis website is dedicated to the research and analysis conducted via guidelines provided by the Department of Architectural Engineering. For an explanation of this capstone design course and its requirements click HERE.

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 Brooke Helgesen. 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.

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