Kettler awards contract to KBR Building Group to construct mixed-use project in Arlington
- November 11, 2012
Washington Citybizlist reports that Kettler has selected Charlotte, N.C.-based KBR Building Group to construct The Acadia at Metropolitan Park. The 411-unit, mixed-use, residential building in Arlington will be the third building in the multi-phase Metropolitan Park development located in the Pentagon City area of Washington D.C.
The 677,154-square-foot, 19-story project will be adjacent to the phase one and phase two developments — The Millennium at Metropolitan Park (completed in summer 2010) and The Gramercy at Metropolitan (completed in 2008) — both constructed by KBR Building Group.
KBR Building Group’s regional office in Vienna will serve as the lead on construction for The Acadia.
Kettler, based in McLean, has developed more than 15,400 apartments and condominiums.
Dorsky Yue International (DYI) will serve as the architect of record.
The first floor will include 16,350 square feet of retail and a fitness center,mailroom, clubhouse, business center with café, and private conference room for residents. The developer plans a pool on the seventh floor, a 19th floor penthouse clubroom with views of Arlington and the D.C. skyline and three levels of parking on the lower levels.