VVMF – Education Center at The Wall – Washington - Project Profile
"VVMF – Education Center at The Wall – Washington - Project Profile" contains information on the scope of the project including project overview and location. The profile also details project ownership and funding, gives a full project description, as well as information on contracts, tendering and key project contacts.
The "VVMF – Education Center at The Wall – Washington - Project Profile" is part of Timetric's database of 82,000+ construction projects. Our database includes a 10+ year archive of completed projects, full coverage of all global projects with a value greater than $25 million and key contact details for project managers, owners, consultants, contractors and bidders.
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF) is planning to construct a museum in Washington, the US.
The project involves the construction of a 3,437m2 educational center. It includes the construction of an two-story underground facility, administrative facility, gallery rooms, an auditorium, parking and other related facilities.
Ennead Architects has been appointed as Architect and Ralph Appelbaum Associates appointed as Design Consultant for the project.
In August 2006, U.S. Commission of Fine Arts (CFA) approved the project site.
In 2012, CFA approved the building and site plans. In November 2012, a groundbreaking ceremony was held for the project.
In July 2014, VVMF received final design approval by CFA for the project. In June 2014, National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC) is scheduled to vote on the project in July 2014.
In May 2016, the Republic of Korea committed to provide US$1.7 million support and the Federation of Korean Industries committed to provide 2.6 million funding for the project.
In February 2017, VVMF has received a US$10 million grant from Lilly Endowment.
Planning activities are underway on the project and construction is expected to complete by 2020.
The Education Center at The Wall involves the construction of a 3,437m2 two-story educational center in Washington, the US.
The US$130 million project includes the following: