The new DC Consolidated Laboratory Facility is a new 300,000 square foot building that houses the Public Health Laboratory of the Department of Health, The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner and the Metropolitan Police Department Forensics Laboratory. Included within the building is also a Bio-Safety Level Three (BSL-3) laboratory and a Forensic Biology laboratory for DNA Analysis. JVP designed the plumbing and fire protection systems for the building, which was designed to achieve LEED Silver Certification.