Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing and Fire Protection

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Focus on Design

At DTC, we were early adopters of the four dimensional building information modeling system, Autodesk Revit, which has become the AEC industry standard. We’ve been using the software since 2008, and have had the opportunity to use it on a multitude of projects – both small and large – as a result.

Our engineers have utilized […]

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North Haven Middle School Renovations and Additions

The original North Haven Middle School was constructed in 1960 and encompassed approximately 140,000 square feet. The school functioned continuously without any major renovations or updates since the time it was built, and was eventually deemed “out of date and minimally adequate for a 21st century middle school,” according to a New England Association of […]

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Whole Center Renovations to Navy Operations Support Center (NOSC)

DTC completed the $3 million renovation of interior and exterior elements of Naval Operational Support Center in Raleigh, NC.

The NOSC mission is to provide mission capable units and individuals to the Navy and Marine Corps team throughout the full range of operations — from peace to war. It provides administrative, medical and readiness support to […]

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USARC Revitalization Program

DTC design and construction services for the U.S. Army at its Portland, OR USARC Center under a $25,000,000 contract with the Louisville District of the Army Corps of Engineers.  The work consisted of interior renovations and modernization, code updates, furniture packages, new finishes (floor, walls, and ceiling) which complimented new furniture and signage. In addition, […]

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Buildings 18 & 20 Fire Protection & Alarm Upgrades, Air National Guard

DTC performed an evaluation and design for Buildings 18 and 20 at the Air National Guard station in Orange, CT. This consisted of analyzing the existing conditions of the pre-action fire suppression systems, fire pump and fire alarm detection and alarm systems throughout the buildings and making recommendations on measures to rectify all issues.

Upon acceptance […]

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U.S. Armed Forces Reserve Center (AFRC) Fort Mayaguez

DTC and CR architecture + design was awarded the design and construction of the $19 million US Armed Forces Reserve Center (AFRC) in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico.

The Vehicle Maintenance Shop (VMS) included electrical class 1 div 1 hazardous spaces consisting of explosion proof lighting, outlets and associated code compliant raceway and wiring.  The VMS also included […]

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Bradley Airport Hangar Updates

As part of an On-Call contract with the US Air National Guard, DTC and Ames & Whitaker performed several necessary updates to the Bradley Airport Hanger, located immediately next to Bradley International Airport.

Updates included:

Installing roof drains
Adding overflow drainage with overflow alarms
Lifting, reinstalling and recertifying existing lightning protection system
A new roof, including […]

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Building 440 (Perry Hall) Newport Naval Station

The Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAFVAC) mandated an extensive renovation to Perry Hall at the Naval Education and Training Center (NETC) at Naval Station Newport, Rhode Island. Perry Hall, one of several complexes on the NETC campus, houses various educational commands including the Naval Academy Prep School, Command Leadership Training and a multi-lane small arms […]

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Fly Navy Building C 2076 Renovation

DTC provided renovations to a Navy Visitors Quarters (VQ) at the Naval Air Station Key West as a task order under a Multiple Award Construction Contract (MACC) with Naval Facilities Engineering Command Southeast.

Navy Gateway Inns and Suites operates the VQ in the facility formerly known as the Bachelor Officers Quarters and later the Combined Bachelor […]

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Arkadelphia AFRC

DTC was awarded a $14 million contract for the Design and Construction of a new 52,000 sq. ft. U.S. Armed Forces Reserve Center (AFRC), located at Arkadelphia, Arkansas. DTC provided all engineering, construction management, general contracting, supervision, quality control and safety services. Primary facilities included a single story Armed Forces Reserve Center, Unheated Storage/Maintenance Training […]

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