Southland Industries Awarded Walter Reed Service and Maintenance Contract

Thursday, February 2, 2012 - 22:00

Dulles, VA

Southland Industries was recently awarded the service and maintenance contract for the Building 9 Surgical Suite at the new Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) in Bethesda, Maryland. This contract will provide full maintenance and service support which includes 13 operating rooms, 14,000 s.f. of BSL–2 laboratory space, 4 BSL–3 laboratories, 28 recovery beds and several specialized labs. Southland's contract includes the service and maintenance of all HVAC equipment, as well as the Johnson Controls building automation system.
Southland was responsible for providing Design–Build mechanical services during the recent renovation and expansion of WRNMMC, which provided Southland with firsthand knowledge about the state–of–the–art mechanical systems and capabilities. By working closely with the owner to establish the needs for the facility, Southland's Ryan Nagle, Scott Burton, Ben Golden and the Technical Services Group created a proposal that would capitalize on the mechanical systems and ensure efficient and reliable operation of the facility.

About Southland

Founded in 1949, Southland Industries is one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts providing innovative yet practical solutions through a holistic approach to building performance. Advocating a design-build-maintain model, Southland specializes in the design, construction, and service of mechanical, plumbing, fire protection, process piping, automation and controls systems, as well as comprehensive energy services needs. Offering standalone services as well as integrated solutions, Southland’s in-house experts remain connected, sharing knowledge and information in order to produce the results that have earned Southland its unmatched reputation as one of the top design-builders in the nation. As a company that has always prided itself on innovation and collaboration, Southland continues to pave the way as an industry leader in sustainability and energy efficiency so as to improve the way buildings are designed, built, and maintained. For information, please visit

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