Greenbelt Yard and Inspection Shop

Location: 
Greenbelt, Maryland
Client: 
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
Contract Value: 
$28,100,000
Size: 
170,000 Square Feet
Year Completed: 
1995

The 170,000 square-foot Greenbelt Yard and Inspection Shop is a repair maintenance facility located at the end of Metro's Green Line.

The Greenbelt Yard and Inspection Shop includes heavy industrial equipment specifically designed for train maintenance, as well as several overhead cranes, a train wash track, and a paint spray booth for Metro trains. The structure has a brick skin with precast accents and four skylights that brighten the large industrial space. Inside, a two-story mezzanine, containing office space, locker rooms, and mechanical and electrical areas, overlooks maintenance bays.

Awards: 
ABC Metro Washington - Excellence in Construction, Best Industrial Project