Walter Reed Medical Center
- LocationBethesda, MD
- General ContractorClark Construction
- Property OwnerNaval Facilities Engineering Command Washington
Clark Construction Group has been awarded a multiyear construction project at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center at Naval Support Activity in Bethesda, Md and Calvert has been chosen as the masonry contractor for the project.
The Bethesda-based construction firm will construct a new addition for inpatient and outpatient medical care, renovate two buildings and tear down six others at the hospital. The project is slated for completion in March 2026.
The renovation of, and addition to, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center will provide wounded warriors, active duty military personnel and their families with world-class healthcare services based on the principles of evidence-based design. This work consists of constructing a new addition for in-patient and outpatient medical care, renovation of two existing hospital buildings and demolition of six existing aged and deficient hospital buildings.
The project implements a comprehensive master plan to provide sufficient world-class military medical facilities and an integrated system of healthcare delivery for the National Capital Region.
Specific goals of the project include single-bed patient rooms, promotion of family-centered care, use of natural light, and establishing clear way finding for patients, families, visitors and staff.
The project modernized architectural and engineering systems, improved clinical spaces to support adjacencies, provide functional areas for the Women’s Center and Ambulatory Surgery suites. It will also modernize the Graduate and Professional Medical Education facility and integrate the latest medical technologies throughout the medical center infrastructure.