The project provides a training area with classrooms, offices, male and female lockers, staff and student turn out gear storage, facilities areas with a mini-crib room, maintenance shops, a fire house and storage areas, fire safety lab with offices and ground storage space, emergency equipment response storage and expanded parking.
Designer: Dore & Whittier Architects, Inc.
Project Type: Design-Bid-Build
Project Cost: $11.4 Million
Gross Square Feet: 18,000
Completion Date: Fall 2015
- Existing 6.56 acres site located at 100 Grochmal St. in Springfield, MA and already serving as a fire training facility for the city of Springfield.
- 3 main buildings on site: a burn building, a ladder tower and an administration guilding.
- The burn and ladder tower buildings were unchanged. The administration building was expanded to meet DFS standards.