Location: Washington, DC
Owner: The National Capital Bank of Washington
Engineer: Tadjer Cohen Edelson Associates
National Capital Bank is a full-service community bank headquartered on Capitol Hill in Washington DC. Founded and built in 1889, it is Washington DC’s oldest bank. Offering walk in and drive through service, NCB is well positioned to assist its surrounding community.
This project addressed various structural and waterproofing repairs across the property. Exterior brick and lintels showed wearing from exposure to the elements. The existing surface lot consisting of a PT slab with asphalt overlay showed visual signs of deterioration from years of heavy traffic. As a result, active leaking was experienced inside the bank’s operating office space. Inside, the subgrade garage exhibited drastic spalling of the concrete structure spanning from the deck, to columns, beams, etc. To address these issues, the scope of the project consisted of the following: