|LOCATION:||Fairfax County, Virginia, USA|
The Boro, located in suburbs of Washington DC, is a premier 1.7 million square-foot mixed-use and luxury residential complex that will serve as a ‘Superblock’ in the area. The project houses the biggest ‘Whole Foods’ store in North America.
DBM Vircon partnered with Gerdau North America to provide rebar detailing for this mega project entailing almost 9,000 tons of concrete reinforcing. DBMV detailers put-in over 16,000 man-hours and produced over 1,100 drawings on this mega project.
The Boro was awarded the Commercial Real Estate Development Association’s (NAIOP) Award of Excellence for Best Building in 2017.
There were several challenges that were faced while executing this project including: