McCormick & Co. – Headquarters Adaptive Re-Use

Recently completed, JPA provided full-service MEP/FP infrastructure design for the $170M re-purposing of this 330,000-SF office building to accommodate showrooms, offices, and the international headquarters for this 130-year old Baltimore icon. Modifications to this LEED Gold Certified building include complete core and shell replacement, large scale atrium intervention, green...

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St. Timothy’s School – Five Arts and Student Center

St. Timothy’s School is a private boarding and day school for girls in grades 9 -12. This recently completed $11.7M project included renovation and expansion of the former 18,800-GSF two-story Hannah More Art Center. Renamed the “Five Arts and Student Center”, the resulting 28,225-GSF building was expanded to three...

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Montgomery College – Student Services Center

Montgomery College’s recently completed Student Services Center anchors the campus’ pedestrian mall and provides classroom, laboratories, offices, testing areas, study space, food service and café areas, lounges. JPA provided MEP design for this $49.1M, 125,000-SF facility, including a new central heating plant for the entire campus, and a chilled...

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Metropolitan Partnership – One Light Street

JPA provided design and engineering for the HVAC, plumbing, fire protection, and electrical systems for this recently opened, $100+M project involving the first major new building built in downtown Baltimore since the 1990s. This 781,000-SF project involved design and construction of a 28-story high rise mixed-use building comprised of...

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Smithsonian Institution – Various Projects

JPA has served the Smithsonian Institution (SI) since 1987, under multiple professional service agreements, both as the prime consultant and as a member of architect led design teams. In addition to every SI museum building located on the National Mall, JPA has worked at the National Zoological Park, Cooper-Hewitt Museum,...

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Towson University – Towson Center & SECU Arena

The new $56 million multi-use indoor arena for this major suburban Baltimore university was built next to the former arena, now known as Towson Center. Opened in January 2013, SECU Arena features state-of-the-art technology, with an NBA-style practice and strength facility, as well as spacious team lounge and locker...

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Coppin State University – Physical Education Complex

A new 256,000-SF complex on this urban campus includes a 170,000-SF sports facility, a 67,000-SF facilities management/public safety building, and a satellite central utilities plant (SCUP). The central plant is designed to support the facilities’ current chilled and heating water demands, as well as existing and future dormitories and...

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Hagerstown Community College – Kepler Theatre

This $10.5M addition and renovation project finished the College’s Arts & Sciences Complex, also designed by JPA. Completed in two phases, Phase 1 consisted of a new, 2-story, 19,000-SF performing and visual arts education center and the renovation of the existing 18,300-SF theater building. Phase 2 involved study and...

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City of Baltimore – Mt. Vernon Washington Monument

This iconic monument to honor George Washington is the centerpiece of the Mount Vernon Place National Historic Landmark District in Baltimore. Completed in 1829, it is the first major monument in the country to honor the nation’s first President. JPA was commissioned to perform an assessment of the existing mechanical,...

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Johns Hopkins University – Malone Hall

Malone Hall’s interdisciplinary research and collaboration goals required a diverse and flexible building, housing innovative research centers including the Department of Computer Science, the Hopkins Extreme Materials Institute (HEMI), and the Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute. At 69,000-SF, the new building’s floor plan blends three floor levels of...

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Seminary Ridge

Gettysburg Historical Society – Seminary Ridge Museum

This $9M project rehabilitated and converted the historic Schmucker Hall into a state-of-the-art visitor center and Civil War museum. Constructed in 1832, Schmucker Hall was the first building at the Lutheran Theological Seminary, which is the oldest and most historic seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Listed...

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Milken Family Foundation – Milken Museum & Conference Center

Founded by Michael and Lowell Milken, the Milken Family Foundation objectives are to elevate education, by recognizing and rewarding outstanding educators and by encouraging learning as a lifelong process. The foundation is establishing a new interactive museum, event, conference, and office location. When complete, this facility will encompass four...

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George Mason University – Hylton Performing Arts Center

JPA provided MEP/FP engineering design and construction services for a new, $5.6M, 18,400-GSF fine arts addition to the Hylton Performing Arts Center (PAC) on the campus of George Mason University (GMU). The addition encompasses rehearsal rooms, classrooms, teaching studios, administrative spaces, and an existing lobby expansion. This LEED Silver...

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Hoen Lithograph – Adaptive Re-Use

Totaling nearly 80,000-GSF and occupying an entire city block, the Hoen Lithograph Building, constructed in the early 1900s, was actually six separate structures sharing common walls and  connected by walkways. Sitting vacant since 1981, the historic structures were in disrepair and in need of full rehabilitation. Programming for this...

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Towson University – TU in Northeastern Maryland (TUNE)

In establishing a Towson University satellite campus at Harford Community College, this new, $18M academic facility helped to meet a growing demand in the area for bachelor and graduate degree programs. The 55,560-SF building was designed as a learning “garden” in response to the site's rural landscape. Oriented for...

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Towson University – Newell Hall Renovations

One of 13 dining venues on this large suburban campus, Newell Hall occupies the 2nd floor of the University’s earliest residence hall built in 1914. Modernization of the facility allowed dining services to introduce innovative and state-of-the-art service and menu concepts while expanding menu variety. This $8M project encompassed...

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Anne Arundel County Public Schools – Meade Senior High School Addition & Renovation

This major renovation and addition study, design, and construction project encompasses the complete modernization of Meade Senior High School, a large, suburban school. Constructed in 1977, with previous renovations (2008) and addition (2015), this phased-while-occupied assignment increases the school’s size from 334,370-SF and 2,200 students to 379,050-SF and 2,500...

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National Park Service – Washington Monument, National Mall

The National Park Service (NPS) planned and executed a major renovation to this iconic monument which sits at the heart of Washington, DC's National Mall. This modern visitor facility enhances the visitor experience and incorporates modern security and contemporary building systems, while maintaining this landmark’s historic integrity. The team...

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American Communities Trust – Baltimore Food Hub

Since 2014, JPA has been involved with American Communities Trust in the rehab and adaptive re-use of five 19th-century brick structures located on a 3.5-acre campus in East Baltimore. Known as the Baltimore Food Enterprise Center and Baltimore Food Hub Site, this $25M project involves renovation, updating, and restoration...

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Maryland Institute College of Art – Dolphin Building

Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) replaced the existing 3-story Dolphin Building with a new, 5-story, 26,500-SF building at the corner of Dolphin Street and Mt. Royal Avenue, in the heart MICA's Baltimore city campus. JPA provided MEP/FP engineering design for the new $8.1M building, which serves as the...

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Baltimore County Public Schools – Dundalk New Elementary School

Accommodating 735 students, this new 99,600-SF elementary school represented a major step in revitalization the Dundalk community's rich heritage.  Opening for the start of the 20219-20 school year, the $32M replacement school became operational while new athletic fields were completed in the fall.  The project focus was based on...

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Anne Arundel County Public Schools – Tyler Heights Elementary School

Nestled in the Annapolis, Maryland community, Tyler Heights Elementary School (THES) is a neighborhood school serving more than 450 students. Opening in 1962, the school had long outgrown its facilities, incorporating more than a dozen portable classrooms and sending pre-K classes to another campus. Listed in a 2015 facilities...

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1401 K Street

Modernization of the Art Deco Tower Building at 1401 K Street in Washington DC, created sustainable Class-A office space with distinctive shared amenities, enhancing the building’s historic character and maintaining its iconic presence with minimal disruption to existing tenants. Originally constructed between 1928 and 1929, the Tower Building is...

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Under Armour – Campus Infrastructure

JPA has provided engineering services for a number of projects at the Under Armour (UA) world headquarters in Baltimore, including a variety of building renovations and infrastructure improvements to modernize the former Procter & Gamble Tide Point campus. Supplying the full breadth of mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection...

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Baltimore County Public Schools – Chadwick New Elementary School

Following community and design team recommendations established during the feasibility study, the $40M 99,600-SF Chadwick Replacement Elementary School was constructed on the same site as the existing building. Operations of the existing school and construction of the new facilities, were completely separated with existing sidewalks maintained around the building...

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Montgomery County Public Schools – Gaithersburg Elementary School #8 (Kelley Park)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) had been experiencing overcrowding in their Gaithersburg Cluster of elementary schools (Gaithersburg, Rosemont, Strawberry Knoll, Summit Hall, Washington Grove). An MCPS study concluded a new elementary school at Kelley Park, along with additions to the already existing schools, would be required to address these...

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US Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) – Renovations & Modernization

The US Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) is the country’s official memorial to the Holocaust. Adjacent to the National Mall in Washington, DC, the USHMM is dedicated to helping leaders and citizens of the world confront hatred, prevent genocide, promote human dignity, and strengthen democracy, providing documentation, study, and interpretation of Holocaust history. Since its dedication in...

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1238 Wisconsin Avenue

JPA is part of the multi-discipline A/E and developer team working to modernize this existing Washington, DC site.  When complete, the property will encompass a mixed-use, 5-story building with existing below-grade areas, and 22,000-GSF above-grade areas, to include six, distinct high-volume retail spaces (1st); office space (2nd, 3rd); and...

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Washington National Cathedral – Renovations & Modernization

The Washington Cathedral is the world’s 6th sixth-largest Cathedral, a national treasure showcasing beautiful architecture. Constructed over 83 years, the Cathedral is an architectural masterpiece designed to point eyes and hearts toward things above. A thoroughly American interpretation of 14th Century English Gothic, the Cathedral was assembled using old...

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Georgetown University – 2115 Wisconsin Avenue

Located in the heart of Washington DC just above Georgetown, this urban mixed-use/office and 7-story building recently received a renovation, upgrade, and modernization transformation. Working for the building developer, JPA provided MEP/FP design, construction phase, and commissioning services for infrastructure upgrades and replacements for this Georgetown University (GU)-leased building....

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Washington Navy Yard – Buildings 46 & 67

JPA is providing MEP/FP design and construction services for the modernization and adaptive re-use of two historic buildings on the Washington Navy Yard campus – 46 (c. 1852), 67 (c. 1898), and 169 (swing space). Buildings 46 & 67 will form the new Operational Archives & Research Repository, a...

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US Naval Institute (USNI) Beach Hall

JPA is providing MEP design for this $11M renovation and addition to an existing Naval conference center. The addition includes conference and reception space and renovations are involving conference spaces, restrooms, catering facilities, elevator, and support storage spaces. Our MEP scope includes a new high to low steam pressure...

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Univ of MD Baltimore County, Retriever Athletic Center

JPA provided MEP engineering for this $18.4M project, including $10M in infrastructure replacement and upgrades and selective building reprogramming, for UMBC's 137,000SF Retriever Athletic Center (RAC). Spaces include an arena, gymnasium addition, natatorium, Sondheim Hall, administration spaces, utility and storage spaces. JPA provided design and CA for air handling...

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Prince George’s Community College – Lanham Hall

Constructed in 1969, this designed for LEED Gold Certification, $32M renovation and addition features a 10,777-GSF tiered oval lecture hall addition, green roofs, high-performance lighting and HVAC systems, and reduced water-use plumbing. The 3-story, 77,249-GSF building renovation project expanded student support services; workforce development programs; providing new classrooms; administrative,...

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Montgomery County Public Schools – Loiederman Middle School Performing Arts Center (PAC)

JPA provided MEP/FP engineering design for the recently completed $10M Performing Arts Center (PAC) at the A. Mario Loiederman Middle School for Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS). This 16,446-GSF addition to the school’s existing 131,746-SF footprint resulted in a state-of-the-art cultural arts center featuring a prominent lobby area, main...

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Johns Hopkins Surgery & Healthcare Center

JPA is part of the CannonDesign team working on Johns Hopkins new Surgery & Healthcare Center at Belward Farms. This 4-story, $42.6M, 123,000-GSF outpatient surgery center incorporates future phases which may include a 2nd outpatient building and multi-level parking garage. Featured program spaces include an ambulatory surgery center housing...

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Housing Opportunities Commission Headquarters

JPA is providing MEP/performance-based fire protection design and construction services for this LEED Platinum, Net Zero energy office building. The Montgomery County Housing Opportunities Commission (HOC) and its development partner, Promark Development, plan to construct a $26M, 83,550-SF net-zero energy ready commercial headquarters building in downtown Silver Spring. Located...

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General Services Administration – Theodore Roosevelt Building

Built around 1963, this 7-story, 500,000-SF building houses the federal government's Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Re-dedicated in 1992, the building was named the Theodore Roosevelt Federal Building in honor of his contributions as Civil Service Commissioner and his passionate advocacy of the merit system. JPA provided MEP engineering...

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