Just after months of speculation, Amazon announced past calendar year that it experienced decided on Arlington, Virginia, as the web-site of its 2nd U.S. headquarters.
For the present-day period of the project, scheduled to be full in 2023, the retail huge options to construct two 22-story business office towers at the Metropolitan Park web-site in the Pentagon City community outside the house of Washington, D.C. The project group contains improvement partner JBG Smith, basic contractor Clark Development and ZGF Architects.
Clark commenced perform on-web-site in mid-January with the demolition of existing warehouse structures. Here, Development Dive talks with Clark Development Senior Superintendent Monique Holley about working on such a substantial-profile project.
Development DIVE: Please explain the perform you are undertaking at the Amazon web-site.
Monique Holley: We are working on the productive shipping of two LEED-Platinum buildings, 65,000 square ft of street-degree retail and extra than a fifty percent mile