Project Scope

Himes Associates, Ltd. has served as Marriott International’s Owner’s Representative for a number of design and construction projects located within their 900,000 SF corporate headquarters in Bethesda, MD. Stand-out projects include:

  • Full renovation of Headquarters Café Dining space (15KSF) and adjacent spaces to new dining space and collaboration zones
  • Full renovation of existing Servery (5KSF) to new space plan with new equipment, stations and millwork
  • Full renovation of Lobby and surrounding area (40KSF) to new Lobby and Associates Entrance, Meeting Space, Collaboration Zones, Juice Bar, and Open Seating Area

For each project, Himes oversaw the RFP and procurement of the Architect and Engineering firms, as well as the General Contractor. For each procurement, Himes prepared detailed bid analyses and comparison matrixes to show value and quality in each firm’s proposal and provided recommendations based on the quantified data.

In addition to vendor procurement, for each project, Himes developed and maintained the project organization and management program that included tracking important project milestones and deliverables with MS Project Critical Path Method scheduling updates as well as developing and validating the Master Project Budget with Marriott.

Himes Capabilities

  • Project Management
  • Construction Management
  • Program Management