Case Studies - Discovery Communications

Discovery CommunicationsDISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS

NEW YORK, NEW YORK
850 THIRD AVENUE
2005

PROJECT OVERVIEW:

Discovery Communications Inc. (DCI) hired the Meehan Group to manage moving services for their relocation of 400 staff members from 641 Lexington Avenue to 850 Third Avenue.  The relocation occurred over four phases during the spring of 2005.  There were additional moves later scheduled to 850 Third Avenue for select technology equipment, as well as the relocation of select technology to Silver Springs Maryland and systems furniture to Herndon Virginia.  These additional moves occurred prior to, between and after each of the four phases.  

The DCI 850 Third Avenue Relocation Project entailed relocating office contents, office equipment, and office furniture (90 complete office setups, workstations, 255 file cabinets, chairs, etc.), and office artwork associated with approximately 400 staff members. The origin locations affected by this relocation project included the following buildings:

641 Lexington Avenue – New York – Floors: Basement, 2, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 and 22
850 Third Avenue – New York - Floors: Basement 5, 6, 7, 8 and 10
One Discovery Place – Silver Springs, MD 20910
2768 Towerview Road, Herndon VA, 20171