MedImmune Special Systems

Life Sciences > Pharma

The fire system J.E. Richards, Inc. installed entirely throughout the Medimmune campus is a Simplex 4100U with features including touch screens, a class A fiber loop made up of six nodes constituting three buildings and three parking structures. An amplifier is on every floor in the fire control rooms. There are two fire control rooms and the last one constructed was adjacent to Area 6 that was built in order to comply with code for high rise requirements.


Medimmune develops new biologics that hold tremendous potential for patients around the globe. The Washington Building Congress recognized J.E. Richards, Inc. for outstanding craftsmanship regarding special systems for this project.  MedImmune develops, manufactures and markets formulations for use in immunization programs, including live virus vaccines.