Pharmaron is a premier R&D service company supporting the life science industry. Founded in 2003, Pharmaron provides diverse drug R&D service capabilities. This project is an 18,080-sf build-to-suit expansion of Pharmaron/Xceleron’s facilities in Gaithersburg, MD. The work consisted of converting a flex office space originally built in 2006 into a fully functional office/ laboratory space. The design included executive offices, open office workspaces, huddle rooms, full media conference rooms as well as an ADME Lab and large molecule laboratories. Verity provided pre-construction services to include contract negotiations with architect, general contractor, furniture vendor, case work subcontractor, and exterior signage. During construction, verity managed the job progress including, payment requisitions, RFIs, changer order implementation, schedule, quality control, and project close out.