NIH 1998 Almanac/Real Property and Facilities/      

(Listed separately according to history, cost of original construction, total cost, gross area and space allocations. See also NIH Location Maps.)

Buildings 8-13

Building 8
History: Building 8 was constructed as an office building. The facility is eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places.

Building 8A

Building 9
History: Building 9 was constructed to house facilities for breeding smaller animals for research.

Building 10
History: Building 10, the "Clinic"--known as the Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center--was constructed as a research hospital in which laboratory research and clinical investigations with associated patient care take place.

Building 10A
History: Building 10A, the "Surgical Wing," was constructed to house research facilities for cardiac and neurosurgery, associated research laboratories, and the NIH Blood Bank. As of 1990, Bldg. 10A has been renovated to house small animals under the AAALAC program.

Buildings 11 and 11A-C
History: Buildings 11 and 11A provide central utility production such as compressed air, steam, chilled water for air-conditioning systems and emergency electric power. They also house vehicle wash, incineration plant and GI can-washing facilities.

Building 12
History: Building 12 was constructed to provide maintenance, overhaul, and storage facilities for NIH vehicles, and to provide general storage space. A major portion of the building has been converted to office and machine space for data processing and computer operations although the garage and fire department still are located in the building.

Building 12A

History: Building 12A was authorized to permit expansion of data processing and computer operations and eventually will be used entirely for that purpose. The building presently is used as general office space for personnel of various NIH organizations including data processing.

Building 12B

Building 13
History: Building 13 was constructed to house facilities for general maintenance and repair work, scientific apparatus construction, stores and stock (including refrigerated food storage), and laundry and drycleaning facilities.


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