Federal Research Center (FRC): FDA Facility Consolidation

White Oak, MD
850,000 SF, $900 million
Owner: General Services Administration (GSA)
AE: Kling Stubbins/RTKL/Jacobs
Role: Cost estimating (design), change order evaluation (construction)

The Food and Drug Administration, with GSA, is consolidating FDA facilities to a government-owned site in Montgomery County. The new development consists of laboratories, office buildings, and support facilities. The project will replace existing facilities for FDA’s Office of the Commissioner (OC), Office of Regulatory Affairs (ORA), Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER), Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH), and Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER). Services provided from 2002 – 2015.