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NGA West ‘topping out’ marks key construction milestone


Apr 26, 2022

ST. LOUIS — Almost 18 months into construction, the last steel beams are being set in place for the framing of a federal agency’s new $1.7 billion western headquarters in north St. Louis. The steel framing for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s Next NGA West 700,000-square foot main office building is about half finished, said McCarthy HITT, the project’s general contractor. Construction is expected to finish in 2024, after initially breaking ground in November 2019. The goal is for the 97-acre campus in the St.