christopher consultants, ltd.

The Altaire (400 Army/Navy Drive) – Arlington, Virginia

christopher consultants is currently providing civil engineering services for the rezoning and 4.1 site plan process for The Altaire, located at 400 Army/Navy Drive. christopher will work on this project through the approval of the final site plan, managing the civil engineering through construction. Civil engineering services include: providing sanitary sewer studies, BMP design including a green roof and construction phasing plans including maintaining the existing garage walls to use as sheeting and shoring for construction. christopher will also provide cost estimates, site layouts, exhibits, and plats.  To date, christopher has provided extensive coordination between the client, stakeholders and Arlington County Officials throughout the 4.1 site plan process and Site Plan Review Committee (SPRC) meetings.

The Altaire project is the renovation of an existing office building located in located in Arlington, Virginia, within the Crystal City sector plan.  The 1.65-acre site will be rezoned for 453 dwelling units located in two towers. The two towers sit on top of a shared podium which houses the sales and leasing office as well as other amenities. The Altaire is in a high-profile location, visible from interstate 395 and marking the entrance to Crystal City.