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American Revolution Museum at Yorktown

[vc_row content_aligment="center"][vc_column][vc_column_text] As part of the architectural team, Draper Aden Associates provided surveying, geotechnical, environmental, and site planning and engineering services for the redevelopment of the property. The project included demolition of the existing museum and visitor’s center facilities and construction of a new 77,000 SF, 2-story museum facility and associated site, parking, and utility improvements. The project site is an 18-acre parcel located in Yorktown, Virginia overlooking the York River. Draper Aden Associates was tasked with the civil site development aspects of the project including, erosion and sediment control, site and utility layout, grading and drainage, stormwater management, and construction phase services. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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Vtcc- site planning and engineering in Richmond

Virginia Treatment Center for Children

[vc_row content_aligment="center"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Draper Aden Associates provided site planning and engineering services for the new Virginia Treatment Center for Children (VTCC) facility located adjacent to the existing Children’s Hospital of Richmond on Brook Road on Sherwood Avenue in the City of Richmond. The facility consists of a 32-bed facility and supporting infrastructure expandable to 48 beds. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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Dewey Gottwald Center at the Science Museum of Virginia

[vc_row content_aligment="center"][vc_column][vc_column_text] The Science Museum of Virginia attracts hundreds of thousands of guests annually through exhibits, artifacts, and interactive technologies. Under the leadership of Rich Conti, the Science Museum embarked on an ambitious campaign to renovate the existing museum and expand with the addition of the Dewey Gottwald Center, a $12 million facility that offers dynamic spaces for events and meetings.   Draper Aden performed the site design for grading and drainage. Our site design included provisions for abnormal rain events, grading design for the site, and relief points to ensure that water moved around the structure, and not in it, during heavy rain events.   This project was honored by Engineering News-Record as the ENR Mid-Atlantic Best Project Winner in the Cultural/Worship category [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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VMFA Robinson House

[vc_row content_aligment="center"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Draper Aden provided a full interior and exterior 3D laser scan to point cloud deliverable for renovation of this circa-1850 building. This site, built by Anthony Robinson Jr. in the mid-19th century, has been designated as a historical landmark. The scope of this project centered around converting this historic property into offices and a regional visitor’s center. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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Powhatan State Park

Powhatan State Park

[vc_row content_aligment="center"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Draper Aden Associates was the overall project manager and site designer for the 1,600 acre park located on the James River. The initial phase of the project included 15 buildings, 2.5 miles of road, river access, and on-site water and sewer. The latest phase added additional features including a 30 space campground with electrical and water hookups, dump station, bathhouse, group camp area, a well based water system, septic systems, and1.5 miles of road to a canoe launch off the James River.   The existing site contained environmental and historic resources. Permitting and coordinating agencies included US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE),VDOT, Powhatan County, Virginia DCR, Virginia Department of Health, Virginia DEQ, Virginia Department of Historic Resources (DHR) and Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF).   The site design utilizes Low Impact Development (LID) to avoid large stormwater detention basins. Measures utilized include sheet flow from pavements, reduced road widths, wide...

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Va State Capitol- planning and design in richmond virginia

Virginia State Capitol Renovation

[vc_row content_aligment="center"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Draper Aden Associates was part of the design team for the planning and design of the complete renovation to the Virginia State Capitol and surrounding Capitol Square in Richmond, Virginia. The design completely replaced the existing building systems, added a 27,000 SF building extension, related infrastructure and landscape improvements in Capitol Square. The project was designed to meet current programming needs, addressed the 2007 statewide celebration plans, and extended the useful life of the historic Virginia State Capitol.   Draper Aden Associates assembled complete base mapping for the Capitol Square, including some subsurface utility verification and supplemental ground surveys. We conducted a hydrogeologic study to determine anticipated impacts of groundwater and conducted a geotechnical study that included subsurface investigation, materials testing, and engineering consultation for the structural designs. We also provided an Environmental Impact Report in accordance with state standards for the project.   Our site engineering team provided civil engineering design for...

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Children's Hospital Of Richmond At Vcu Children's Pavilion- Civil Engineering Firm Project

Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU Children’s Pavilion

[vc_row content_aligment="center"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Draper Aden Associates provided site planning and engineering associated with the 640,000 SF outpatient facility located on Broad Street in downtown Richmond between 10th and 11th Streets adjacent to the current Children’s Pavilion. Services provided include site demolition plans and removal of portions of the existing Children’s pavilion and temporary building access and utility services. New construction will include a 600-car parking garage with four-levels below grade and three above ground, extensive streetscapes and coordination with utilities and vehicular access, and underground connection to other services and utilities in the MCV Campus via a tunnel under 11th Street. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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