Design/ Build Coastal Studies Science Center • Salt River St. Croix, USVI

Project Details


Name of Contracting Activity that awarded contract: National Park Services
Contract Number: P14PC00355
Period of Performance: 02/16-10/16
Contract Type: FFP
Final Contract Price: $1,581,649.70

List of Major Subcontractors:
Carib Sun Energy
Leumas Engineering Group
Anthony Plumbing & Construction

Brief History of Work:
• This was a design-build project located within the Salt River National Historical Park and Ecological Preserve, a unit of the National Park Service on St. Croix, USVI. The 1,200 SF observatory building was designed to be a fully self-sufficient, net zero building, used to facilitate the studying of surrounding marine environment and other natural/cultural features.

Project Highlights:
• The electrical design entailed solar panels mounted on the roof, which were attached to batteries and an inverter system which provided power and lighting to the facility.