Federal Reserve

Washington, DC
Overview

HITT Contracting Inc. has performed multiple projects individually or under multiple basic ordering agreements (BOA) in facilities occupied by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System totaling more than 600,000 square feet. A major project entailed the five-year, 20-phase renovation / modernization / infrastructure upgrade to the 240,000-sf Eccles Building, including asbestos abatement; new heating system; ductwork; mechanical controls; sprinkler system and fire pump; new fire alarms; fire doors; acoustical / drywall / plaster ceilings; lighting and electrical; new communications including fiber optics, new fire stairwells, extensive masonry and plaster wall installations; carpeting, wood and ceramic floors; paint, millwork, marble removals and reinstallations; some structural replacement; installation of a generator to support the fire pump and computer systems.

HITT also was responsible for ongoing phased renovation and build-out of multiple floors totaling more than 100,000 sf at the Federal Reserve’s facility at 1709 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, with work including but not limited to the following: demolition / abatement, millwork, drywall / acoustical ceiling, flooring, tile, paint, signage, operable partitions, fire suppression, plumbing, HVAC, electrical, fire alarm, communications, security, installation of new steel stairway and build-out of the Law Enforcement Unit (LEU) Command and Control Center. All of this was done in occupied space during both regular and off-hours.

Additional Federal Reserve projects completed by HITT include the following:

  • Eccles & Martin Buildings Standby Power System
  • Basic Ordering Agreements x 2
  • Eccles Building Roof Replacement
  • Eccles Building Window Replacement
  • Federal Reserve Data Center
  • Law Library A/C Units
  • Molding Installation
  • Law Enforcement Unit (LEU) Training Center
  • Eccles & Martin Buildings Vehicle Barriers
  • Design-Build Vehicle Barrier Replacement
  • Security Kiosks