Owls Head Grit and Scum Building Addition

Project Details

TUTOR PERINI AFFILIATES

WDF Inc.
General Contractor
Contract Amount: $30 Million

OWNER
New York City Department of Environmental Protection

LOCATION
Brooklyn, NY

ARCHITECT
AECOM (Metcalf & Eddy)

SIZE
17,000 Square Feet

COMPLETION
2014

Project Description

Modification of the Grit and Scum Building- WDF constructed a 17,000-square-foot addition to the Owls Head Grit and Scum Building for the NYC DEP. This building houses new waste water treatment processing equipment. The addition consisted of a four story concrete structure with Steel H Pile foundation, masonry walls, limestone and brick cladding, a large skylight, membrane roof, six high speed rolling doors, two story windows, hydraulic elevator, new mechanical equipment, and controls room office space. The interior finishes consisted of painted masonry walls, resinous flooring, stainless steel gratings, guardrails, glazed block walls, and acoustical ceiling tile for office spaces.