NEW HOSPITAL & RESEARCH BUILDING SILVER SPRING, MD
Client: Frener & Reifer
Architect: Ewing Cole Role: Facade Designer / Project Manager
Team: Ryan Cramer, Martin Rau (F&R), Manuela Baumann (F&R) Status: Complete / Open to Public
Rendering courtesy of Ewing Cole
New hospital and research building. Frener & Reifer were contracted for the project’s custom curtain walls. Buro Ehring performed building physics services, including U-Value calculations and condensation risk analysis. The project recently became the largest net-zero commercial building in the country.
Responsibilities Include: Created all THERM models for the curtain wall systems. Ran U-Value calculations and condensation risk analysis for the curtain wall. Created analysis reports based on the analysis results for submittal to the design team and facade consultants. Provided consulting to F&R to improve their details where thermal bridging or condensation