Gallery: EYP’s New National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Faci...

 

Designed by the EYP design firm, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Satellite and Operations Facility in Suitland, Massachusetts, is a marvel of efficiency and sustainability. A commission of the U.S. General Services Administration, the facility has earned LEED Gold certification. The NOAA and its control center monitors the changing environment from the ocean floor to surface of the sun; tracking weather forecasts, storms, coastal restoration and other marine commerce.

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  1. meowcat May 5, 2011 at 6:27 am

    Wait, wait, isn’t this in Suitland, *Maryland*?

  2. Terryellsworth May 4, 2011 at 11:13 pm

    If anyone has questions, feel free to ask me, I currently work at the National Ice Center, located in the above mentioned building.
    This place is in Suitland, Maryland, near the Census building.

  3. tkbrdly May 4, 2011 at 6:49 pm

    this is designed by Morphosis, and even though it is listed as a collaboration project it is obviously their style. http://morphopedia.com/projects/noaa-satellite-operation-facility

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