BC Industries awarded glazing contract for Progression Place in Washington DC

Glass Magazine
August 10, 2011

BC Industries was recently awarded the glazing package contract for the Offices at Progression Place, located at 7th and S Street, NW, in Washington’s historic Shaw neighborhood, according to an Aug. 9 company release.

BCI will fabricate and install all of the exterior glazing, which includes its unitized and pre-glazed 700 Series curtain wall system.

 The Offices at Progression Place is slated to become the new national headquarters of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF).  This state-of-art building will showcase a dramatic architectural design of glass curtain wall. 

Davis Construction is the general contractor and Eric Colbert & Associates is the architect of record.  Construction is schedule to begin in the fourth quarter of 2011, with glazing installation to begin in the first quarter of 2012.