The Discovery Communications Headquarters building has become an architectural symbol for the corporation. It has become a space for observing, learning and public broadcasting. Discovery Communications strives to satisfy the curiosities of humankind, making a difference in the world where we live, work, and discover. This particular project is very significant to Ferguson-Neudorf Glass: It launched the company into the Washington DC construction market and introduced them to Clark Construction, the largest contractor in the area.
The design, fabrication and installation of a custom unitized curtainwall system. Winner of the Washington Building Congress Craftsmanship Award for the Year 2002.
Location: 1 Discovery Place, Silver Spring, MD
Completion Date: August 2002
Owner / Developer: Discovery Communications
Architect: Smith Group
General Contractor: Clark Construction