The New Readiness Center provides a training center for and serves the peacetime missions of the 182nd Area Support Medical Company and the 26th Maneuver Enhanced Brigade units of the Massachusetts Army National Guard (MAARNG).
Designer: Domenech Hicks & Krockmalnic, Inc. Architects (DHK)
Contractor: J + J Contractors, Inc. .
Project Type: Design/Bid/Build
Project Cost: $15.3 Million
Gross Square Feet: 46,450
Substantial Completion Date: May 2014
- 2-story assembly hall in a two-level arrangement that locates spaces requiring public access on the first level and the other spaces, i.e., offices, classrooms and the Command Suite on the second level
- Energy conserving features designed to accommodate the Readiness Center’s unique monthly cycle were incorporated into the design for a LEED Plus Silver rating
- Site design met all required federal security and Force Protection standards. The site work included storm water management systems